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7 Ways to Gain Self Confidence as a Leader

by Marshall Goldsmith Here are a few suggestions that I give leaders who have self-confidence issues. 1. Decide if you really want to be a leader. Many of the MBAs who report self-confidence issues are brilliant technicians. They often find … Continue reading

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Is Self Sabotage Undermining Your Success?

“Beliefs that can sabotage your life.” How’s that for a title? Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D., author of  Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals, recently wrote about several psychology studies that found roughly half of us subscribe to the belief … Continue reading

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Six Key Leadership Skills

     “If you’ve ever come in contact with a leader who has reached the final stage of  confidence, you may not remember it. The interaction may have left no impression on you. In fact, that wouldn’t be surprising because final-stage … Continue reading

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President Obama’s Leadership Style

Whether you like President Obama or not, his leadership style came through clearly in his speech announcing Osama bin Laden’s death. We all know communication can be the blessing or curse of any leader. Too verbose or meandering and the … Continue reading

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The Leadership Test, Will You Pass?

Listen to the audio of the first chapter. Dr. Timothy Clark’s new book,“The Leadership Test: Will You Pass?” is being used throughout corporate America as a guide for understanding the foundation principles of leadership. This book is the “Who Moved … Continue reading

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Are You Cut Out for Management?

In my old job in the news business, good producers or reporters were often promoted into management without leadership training.  That sometimes proved disastrous in stressful situations, where screaming and verbal assaults were the norm.  At the time that was considered the step “up the ladder of … 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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Self Confidence and the Traits of Highly Successful People

by Marshall Goldsmith You won’t get to the top without self-confidence; to build it, you have to believe in yourself. Don’t worry about being perfect — put up a brave front and do the best you can. That’s it in … Continue reading

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