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The Human Part of Leadership

George Washington wasn’t considered a great leader just because he was a President or a general. Certainly those titles would confer upon him a lofty place as a leader. But, as Michael Lee Stallard recently wrote he embodied leadership through relationship, … Continue reading

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Richard Branson Leadership Training Video

The “Corner Office” column in the New York Times is a rich resource for leadership advice. Usually, there’s a pearl of wisdom or two you can take and practice to become a better leader. This week’s column featured F. Mark Gumz, the … Continue reading

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How to Communicate Effectively and Persuasively

by Judith Glaser for SuccessTelevision.biz Our brains are incredibly sensitive to nuances and meta-messages. Our need to belong and to be important in each others’ eyes is strong; yet there are many ways we signal each other that show that … Continue reading

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Are You a Good Listener?

by Marshall Goldsmith You may think you’re a pretty good listener, but do the people around you disagree? Has anyone ever looked at you with a disappointed expression and said, “Are you listening?” My guess is the answer is yes. … Continue reading

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How to Build Great Culture, Teams and Leadership

Starbucks’ founder Howard Schultz was recently interviewed for the New York Times Corner Office column about how to build great culture, leadership and teams. Guess which part of the organization he thinks is most important to its success?  Marketing? Manufacturing? … Continue reading

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Ever Wonder How to Break a 'Hurricane of Desire'?

We’ve all heard that it takes 90 days to break a habit. Or, we’ve learned the various steps we need to take to break a habit. Say you want to spend more time with your family or you want to communicate more … Continue reading

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Ever Wonder How to Break a ‘Hurricane of Desire’?

We’ve all heard that it takes 90 days to break a habit. Or, we’ve learned the various steps we need to take to break a habit. Say you want to spend more time with your family or you want to communicate more … Continue reading

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Effectively Manage Conflict and Communication Skills

Check out our new Effective Communication Skills Videos. by Mike Rogers Keeping a cool head during conflict can sometimes be difficult. Especially when the conflict is perceived as or becomes personal. If you think there is a good chance there … Continue reading

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The Gap in Leadership Development

Executive coach and best -selling author Marshall Goldsmith says, “If you ask the customers of business schools—today’s corporations—what their biggest critique is, they will tell you they want more focus on people, team building and interpersonal skills, and less training of … Continue reading

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How to Innovate Successfully

A recent Accenture study of 630 U.S. and U.K. executives found,” 89% said that innovation is as important, if not more important, than cost reduction to their company’s ability to achieve future growth.” However, Accenture found these flaws as companies … Continue reading

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