Are you on my Twitter feed? If not, here’s just some of the things you’ll be missing in the next week: Painful lessons in effective leadership How to turn insults into motivation to succeed 5 Visionary CEOs and Their Key Traits That Every Leader Should Master Getting to know and understand your leadership philosophy […]
Leadership is not about a title or a designation. It’s about impact, influence and inspiration. Impact involves getting results, influence is about spreading the passion you have for your work, and you have to inspire team-mates and customers. Robin S. Sharma
Like most of you, I am a collector and reader of books. My Kindle is filling up with downloaded editions. My bookshelves are full and getting fuller. But with over 400,000 books being published every year in every genre, it is impossible to keep up. On Amazon as of this morning, a search for books […]
Unless you are the sole proprietor of your business and work in isolation, tucked away somewhere in a closed room, you have to work with, for, and alongside others. In every job there is a certain amount of give and take with which we must all contend. We must be able to get along […]
I spent 30 years as a trainer and consultant talking my way through life assisting other leaders do their jobs even more effectively. Then, wanting a career change, I took an avocation and made it a vocation. I opened […]
I don’t really remember the first project we were given to work on. But I do […]
I am putting together my next publishing venture, gathering material from past entries and creating a new self-training program for emerging leaders. It is called “Building Leaders From The Inside Out – A Course In Developing Leaders With Character.”
In so doing, I’ve encountered some interesting feedback. One reviewer said that “The leader […]
One of my clients is home health care company that provides care for older people who want to remain in their homes as long as possible. One of the companies clients recently passed after a long period of substance abuse.
Even though she was regularly treated by physicians, her condition worsened. Before my […]
“The crowning fortune of a man is to be born to some pursuit which finds him employment and happiness, whether it be to make baskets, or broadswords, or canals, or statues, or songs.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
I’ve been examining the difference between leaders and managers in the light of finding your place. The process […]
Leaders are change agents. Managers are less so. Leaders steer the ship in new directions or they inspire followers to pursue the company’s vision with renewed energy and enthusiasm. Manager just, well, manage. They keep systems operating smoothly, meet quantifiable targets, and keep things on track.
Most of us expect promotions. We expect to advance […]
You have to think about a lot of things. You daily task list may be long and detailed or limited and general. But you have a lot to think about.
Paul Hersey and Kenneth H. […]
On January 24, 1848, James W. Marshall found gold in Sutter’s Creek next to Sutter’s Mill in Coloma, California. By 1849, the gold rush was reaching full steam. Some 300,000 gold seekers (called 49er’s because of the year in which they travelled) made the journey across the continent or around South America by […]
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