Tag Archives: Leadership Development. Professional Development

Five Ways You May Be Killing Employee Morale

  “Everything rises and falls on leadership” – John Maxwell Addressing the topic of work many years ago, Indira Gandhi said, “My grandfather once told me that there are two kinds of people: those who do the work and those … Continue reading

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What Makes You A Strong Leader?

A leader is best when people barely know he exists. When his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves. – Lao Tzu In an Entrepreneur magazine article last year, the question was posed to … Continue reading

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Why Can’t You Retain Top Talent?

“Being the best at whatever talent you have, that’s what stimulates life.” – Tom Landry The competitive nature of today’s global economy stipulates that you have and retain the top talent in your organization. We acknowledge that to do so … Continue reading

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Getting Comfortable With Failure

I have not failed. I have found 10,000 ways that won’t work. – Thomas Edison As a leader, chances are, you’ve had a run-in or two with failure. If not, be patient. I say that not to be pessimistic or … Continue reading

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Are You a Leader on a Mission?

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. – Maya Angelou On the morning of September 22, 1989, I got in my … Continue reading

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The Power of Selective Discipline

What’s done can’t be undone. – William Shakespeare In his book, The One Thing, Gary Keller writes about a disciplined life in one of the chapters. In it, he expounds on the concept of selected discipline. In doing so, he … Continue reading

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Are We Keeping Pace As Leaders?

The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang. – Mary Kay Ash   After watching this video entitled Did You Know, I will confess that I have more questions than I have answers. Perhaps you have seen … Continue reading

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