RCS Leadership Lounge

Balance, Boundaries and an Exceptional Dismount

Aug 16, 2021

Imagine living your life, doing your job and being judged on your performance within a space that is only 4 inches wide, 16 feet long and 4 feet off of the floor.  Under such limits the...

Expect the Unexpected

Aug 06, 2021

Here’s to beer! RCS enthusiastically wishes our fellow mortals a hearty “Happy International Beer Day”! Today is the day to celebrate beer’s ties to humankind. The holiday, first celebrated in...

Are You Throwing Your New Hires to the Wolves?

Jul 30, 2021

In the book, My Antonia, a story is told about a Russian wedding party in sleighs who are attacked by a huge pack of wolves. The wedding party throws the bride to the wolves in order to save...

Totally Overwhelmed at Work?

Jul 23, 2021

Where to start when everything seems like a top priority

I recently had a long conversation with a manager who was feeling “totally overwhelmed”. She had several deadlines looming, stress with...

Tips For Handling Stress In The Workplace

Jul 16, 2021

          Everyone, no matter what, has dealt with some sort of stress. Whether it be studying for a big test, meeting an upcoming deadline, or a job interview the next morning, we have all had...

Life and Leadership Lessons from a Baseball Player

Jul 09, 2021

Baseball is a game of failures. If you fail 7 out of 10 times, you are considered incredibly successful. If you only fail 6 out of 10 times, you are one of the greatest of all time. Although, this...

The DNA of Work Is Changing

Jun 25, 2021

‘The DNA of work has changed’: Many Americans want to keep working from home after the COVID-19 crisis passes

What To Do When It’s All Too Much: Combatting Information Overload

Jun 18, 2021

A few months ago, the New York Times published an article naming the emotion of languishing “the neglected middle child of mental health” and we all nodded our head in agreement that yes, that was...

It's Not All About the Members

Jun 04, 2021

You read that right. It's not always all about the members. It's true that your members, the experiences they have at the club, and their loyalty to your club is what keeps the lights on, but...

The Cherry on Top

May 28, 2021

This weekend kicks off the unofficial start of summer, and all signs are pointing to this summer being a vast improvement over last summer. We’ve been spending a lot of time recently focusing on...