Monthly Archives: March 2014

Should Mozilla’s CEO’s Support for Banning Same Sex Marriage Cost Him His Job?

Update: Sorry for the spoiler.  Mozilla’s CEO resigned.  Still, a lesson to be learned on separating your personal beliefs from your role as a leader…especially when it comes to other people’s rights. There’s a _hit storm in full rage at … Continue reading

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Want Greater Influence? Then, Listen Up.

by Judith E. Glaser When driving to a new location, we often stop at a gas station to ask for directions, use our GPS or a handy paper map to navigate unfamiliar territory. If we get lost, we need only … Continue reading

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Selective Listening and How it Can Derail Our Business

by Judith E. Glaser Try to recall a recent situation when you were a listener. It may have been a speech delivered by an executive, a discussion with a subordinate or an explanation from a peer. Did you listen to … Continue reading

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Are Your Best Managers Hiding in Plain Sight?

by Helen Whelan Over 80 % of the managers in companies aren’t cut out to be managers.  That’s according to several Gallup studies of hundreds of organizations, 27 million employees and more than 2.5 million work units over the past … Continue reading

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Are you a Giver or a Taker?

by Helen Whelan Have you ever met a “taker”? That’s the person who asks for a favor, help with a project, an introduction, you name it…but when you reach out to him or her, they’re too busy? They treat relationship … Continue reading

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Personal Leadership Skills to Catapult Your Career

by Sandra Ford Walston “Do what you feel in your heart to be right–for you’ll be criticized anyway.” Eleanor Roosevelt “Doing” generally involves a list of things to accomplish : earn another certification, land a new account, secure another promotion. In … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Michael Hager

Dearest Michael, This web page is dedicated to you so you’ll always have a reference of your time before entering your college years and creating your future success. I wanted to create this because I’ve come across some great pearls … Continue reading

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5 Communication Tips to Resolve Workplace Conflict

Going from Distrust to Trust Using Conversational Intelligence By Judith E. Glaser Have you ever trusted someone only to find they stabbed you in the back?  Or, have you found someone doesn’t trust you even though you have their best … Continue reading

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3 Trainer Tips When You Don’t Know What Your Class Thinks

by Helen Whelan I just took a course over the weekend to learn how to code.  I’m not a Geek by any stretch but I’ve worked with some great programmers and I admire their creativity.  I’ve dabble with coding myself … Continue reading

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