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Four Ruts That Will Sink Your Leadership

Years ago when the western U.S. was being settled, roads were often just wagon tracks. These rough trails posed serious problems for those who journeyed them. On one of these winding paths was posted a sign which read: ”Avoid this … Continue reading

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The ‘Yes Men’ Disconnect and How it Hurts Your Leadership

Very few big executives want to be surrounded by ‘yes’ men – Burton Bigelow I heard a somewhat humorous account some years back about the Biblical story of David and Goliath. When the Israelites came up against Goliath all the … Continue reading

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What’s On Your Success List?

Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe The story is told of a new bank president who met with his predecessor and said, “I would like to … Continue reading

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The Measure of Your Worth

  Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. – Albert Einstein Perhaps no composer has captured the musical heart and soul of America as did Irving Berlin. In addition to … Continue reading

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Relationships: The Fuel of Your Company Culture

The purpose of life is not to be happy, it is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well. – Emerson Some time ago I came … Continue reading

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What Leaders Can Learn From Their Limitations

If you don’t understand your limitations you won’t achieve much in your life. – Kevin Costner During his first year of graduate study at the University of California at Berkeley, George B. Dantzig (later known as the father of linear … Continue reading

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