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Leadership In a Word: Balance

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving. – Albert Einstein Word Study a : stability produced by even distribution of weight on each side of the vertical axis when the two sides of … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Empathy

Empathy is about finding echoes of another person in yourself. – Mohsin Hamind Word Study 1: the action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another of either the past … Continue reading

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Leadership In A Word: Courage

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. – E. E. Cummings Word Study 1300, from Old French corage (12c., Modern French courage) “heart, innermost feelings; temper,” from Vulgar Latin *coraticum (source of Italian coraggio, Spanish … Continue reading

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Leadership And The Art of Change

Life is a long process of getting used to things you started out to change. – Frank A. Clark As the story goes, it was on June 4, 1783, at the market square of a French village of Annonay, not … Continue reading

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Winning With People

A boss has the title. A leader has the people. – Simon Sinek Writing in The Book of Business Anecdotes, Peter Hay recounts the following story: In the 1950s, marketing whiz Stanley Arnold was working at Young & Rubicam, where … Continue reading

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Four Ways to Lead Through Conflict

Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict. – William E. Channing French novelist and playwright Alexandre Dumas once had a heated quarrel with a rising young politician. The argument became so … Continue reading

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Five Ways To Lift Your Leader

Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitudes and in actions. – Harold S. Geneen In his book the 360° Leader, John Maxwell shares a story about President Harry S. Truman speaking at the National War College. … Continue reading

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