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By: Kenneth Rice
The 7 Faces of LeadershipMost people can manage when things go well, but true leadership is how we cope with people when times are tough. Our expectations are often unrealistic and not centered on wh (read entire article)
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By: Sharif Khan
“The unexamined life is not worth living.” – PlatoAs the New Year approaches, I'd like to recommend taking a brief moment of pause from your hectic holiday pace to examine your life and reflect (read entire article)
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By: Patsi Krakoff, Psy. D.
How do you help leaders succeed? Give them some coaching, that's the widely accepted solution. Then why do some executives give up on coaching programs designed to help them improve?Executive coaching (read entire article)
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By: Patsi Krakoff, Psy. D.
As a leader, your success depends upon your ability to get things done: up, down and across all lines. To survive and succeed, you must learn four essential skills of persuading people. You must convi (read entire article)
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By: Teow Aun Chew
One day, a child made a lot of noise chewing his food. His parents didn't make any effort to teach him even though they didn't like it. On one occasion the child was noisy chewing his food, his father (read entire article)
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By: Patsi Krakoff, Psy. D.
As a leader, your success depends upon your ability to get things done: up, down and across all lines. To survive and succeed, you must learn four essential skills of persuading people. You must convi (read entire article)
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By: Brent Filson
Leadership entails getting results, and getting results entails human relationships. To an important degree, the more closely the people and the leader bond, the more results will accrue.However, most (read entire article)
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By: John Nicholas
"YOU WANT ME TO DO WHAT? GET SOMEONE ELSE!" How often have you heard that (or maybe even said it yourself)? To succeed BIG as a leader you sometimes have to think small.Every small, menial or mundane (read entire article)
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By: Dina M. Giolitto
Clean shirt, new shoes And I don't know where I am goin' to. Silk suit, black tie, I don't need a reason why. They come runnin' just as fast as they can 'Coz every girl crazy 'bout a sharp dresse (read entire article)
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By: Steve Holloway
I've lost number of the times I have heard someone referred to as a born leader. The debate has been had as to whether being a leader is something you are born with or not – and to be honest I think (read entire article)
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By: Ken Canion
Many people do not maximize their abilities to becoming Real World Leaders because they are under false impressions about leadership. There are many myths about leadership, and it is imperative that w (read entire article)
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By: Ken Lizotte
What separates the average entrepreneur/CEO from the Truly Great? Why do we recognize such names as Jack Welch, Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos but not many more?There are definite lessons one can learn fro (read entire article)
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By: Ken Lizotte
And what about me? Whom do I recall as my own favorite teacher? I'm sure every reader of this book would like to know!OK, you've dragged it out of me. Dr. Peter Lucchesi, my freshman college “Rheto (read entire article)
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By: Ken Lizotte
Whose image comes up in your mind when you read the phrase “your favorite teacher”? Whose visage beams through, obscuring all the others? Does a warm glow inside accompany the memory? Probably bec (read entire article)
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By: George Ebert
"Unfortunately, I become so focused on the game that true enjoyment isn't really there for me." -Morgan Ensberg, Astros third basemanOf all the things said about the 2005 World Series, this is probabl (read entire article)
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By: George Ebert
"The one thing I came to realize was that if you don't lose your integrity you can't be had and you can't be hurt." -Admiral James B. StockdaleThis is a pretty good insight, but Admiral Stockdale wasn (read entire article)
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By: George Ebert
"If there are two or more ways to do something, and one of those ways can result in catastrophe, then someone will do it." -Captain Edward A. Murphy, Jr.Almost everyone's heard of Murphy's Law, but mo (read entire article)
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By: George Ebert
"The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those who are still undecided." -Casey StengelBaseball was Casey Stengel's passion and with the exception of two off season (read entire article)
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By: George Ebert
"Troops properly inspired, and animated by a just confidence in their leader will often exceed expectation, or the limits of probability." -John HancockIn a matter of months, the Continental Army had (read entire article)
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By: George Ebert
The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons. -Ralph Waldo EmersonHe always wore black. He disapproved of loud laughter. He thought love was a topic too important to be discusse (read entire article)
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By: Michael Brooke
Sir Ernest Shackleton has been called the “the greatest leader that ever came on God's earth… bar none”. From 1914-1916 Shackleton and his team survived the wreck of their ship, Endurance, in th (read entire article)
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By: Ed Hutchison
Women leaders tend to be more assertive, persuasive, willing to take risks and have a stronger need to get things done than their male counterparts, according to a new study jointly conducted by Calip (read entire article)
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By: Dadang Kadarusman
When I was young, I met a farmer in his farmland. He pointed one of his workers and told me that this person would be a supervisor in the future. I asked him: why? He showed me the difference betwee (read entire article)
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By: Lonnie Pacelli
Ed was just appointed team leader in a public works organization of the federal government. In preparing for his first meeting with his new team, Ed thought long and hard about some of his prior mana (read entire article)
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By: Joe Love
Think about the people in your life who you would consider spontaneous. They seem so alive, don't they? They are so positive and confident. With a little work, you can develop your natural spontaneity (read entire article)
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By: Ed Sykes
In this changing, challenging, and competitive workplace, we can't overestimate the importance of good management. Good managers will consistently motivate you to perform at higher levels of produc (read entire article)
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By: Vivian Gordon
A good strong example of a family leader would be Joshua in the Bible. He was a true spiritual leader and a strong man of God. He was not one to let the circumstances of the outside world convince (read entire article)
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By: Scott Fish
The United Nations Conference on Law of the Sea was ground breaking in the way negotiations were conducted. Several strategies were employed that allowed for efficient negotiation and a reasonable ou (read entire article)
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By: Mark Cole
Any man would be justly proud to claim even a portion of what Teddy Roosevelt accomplished in just one of his fields, whether politics, hunting, writing, military, or family. He was an extraordinaril (read entire article)
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By: Rosemary Johnston
By definition a leaders leads a team to take action in favor of the vision.The most well know methods for assessing leadership styles, such as DISC, have outlived their usefulness!· Are leadership st (read entire article)
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By: Barbara Bellissimo
Women should not be afraid of or feel guilty about taking a leadership role--in their organization, in their community, in their own lives. What could you accomplish if you were leading your life inst (read entire article)
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By: Shaun Kirk
As a business owner, you are a leader whether you like it or not. Whether you like it or not you have to guide your group in order to expand your organization. And whether you like it or not, there ar (read entire article)
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By: Cheryl Vallejos
Your word is your truth - Know that when you speak, you will fulfill your promise to others and others will know they can depend on you. Think before you speak. Under promise and over deliver. Alwa (read entire article)
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By: Julio Quintana
Spencer Johnson really hit a nerve when he wrote Who Moved My Cheese? The book, a best seller still, is a wonderful allegory of the things that drive and motivate us. I personally loved the book, perh (read entire article)
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