Weldon LeBlanc: Phone: 250-859-5993 Email: weldon@weldonleblanc.com

    Blog

    Leadership

    7 Questions to Stay Mission-Focused

    Friday, October 27, 2017 |

    -Understand and Believe In Your Mission 
    ... read more

    Leadership / Boardroom Management

    How You React May Impact Your Sanity…and Shorten Your Career

    Thursday, September 10, 2015 |

    How you react may impact your sanity Inevitably, in the course of leading your organization, you will face someone at the board table who will push your buttons; they may make an unreasonable demand, overstep their authority, or challenge you publicly. How you REACT to this situation either will work toward a solution, or it will provide legs to this situation which may continue to haunt you like a black cloud for days and weeks (possibly months) to come.  
    ... read more

    Leadership

    How Many Members You Have is Irrelevant to Me

    Thursday, December 18, 2014 |

    Woman with her ears plugged with her fingers Stop telling me how many members you have; as a business I don’t care. Yes…the size of your membership is important to your organization’s financial success, to prove you have a legitimate constituency, and to provide you with bragging rights. But to me as a business owner, I don’t care. 
    ... read more

    Leadership

    5 Steps to Earn Your Board of Director’s Love

    Thursday, November 20, 2014 |

    5 Steps to help with managing your board of directors You provide professional leadership for your organization; take the same professional approach to managing your relationship with your Board of Directors and gain their respect. 
    ... read more

    Leadership

    4 Steps to Avoid the “CEO Walk of Shame”

    Thursday, November 06, 2014 |

    Tips for avoiding the CEO walk of shame I received a call from a not-for-profit CEO who was dismissed by their Board of Directors; not the first call, likely not the last. No reason was given for dismissal.  
    ... read more

    Leadership

    Are you the Executive Frog?

    Friday, October 03, 2014 |

    The Executive Frog in slowly boiling water analogy Have you heard about the frog in the boiling water?

    As the tale goes…if you place a frog in a pot of cold water and heat the water to a boil, the frog will simply stay in the water and boil to death.

    However, if you drop a frog in a pot of boiling water, it immediately jumps out. 
    ... read more

    Leadership

    Leadership - Manage the Energy...Get Results

    Tuesday, December 10, 2013 |

    Image of a man in a suit juggling priorites What’s more effective; a leader who leads by example, or someone who gets results regardless of what people think? 
    ... read more


    Strategic Planning

    Every organization needs strategic focus and direction to increase their long-term effectiveness.

    Leadership/Coaching

    Are you a business owner or corporate executive who needs help motivating your staff?

    Services

    Additional services I provide to businesses looking to build a stonger more effective organization.

    Testimonials

    "There have been many times during my time with the Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce when I have called upon my colleague Weldon LeBlanc for assistance. With Weldon’s extensive knowledge of .....read more — Dianne Hawkins, President and CEO – Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce