Tag Archives: Leadership Growth and Development

Five Rules Of The Blame Game

A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit. – Arnold H. Glasow John Killinger tells a story about the manager of a minor leader baseball team … Continue reading

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How To Bring Doers and Dreamers Together

The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all, the world needs dreamers who do. – Sarah Ban Breathnach In his book, Rules of Thumb, Alan M. Webber writes about the differences between talkers and doers. It … Continue reading

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The Power of Unseen Leadership

Once you have a burning yes inside you about what’s truly important, it’s very easy to say no to the unimportant. – Stephen R. Covey I’ve always had a fascination with learning the back stories of successful people.Be they entrepreneurs, … Continue reading

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Connecting Your Dream To Your Reality

“If your dream doesn’t scare you it’s too small” – Mark Batterson Vincent Van Gogh said, “I dream of painting and then I paint my dream”. Certainly, Van Gogh is one who made the connection between dreams and reality. We’ve … Continue reading

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What Millennials Are Teaching Me About Leadership

“Good habits formed at youth make all the difference”. – Aristotle He takes to the platform each week in skinny jeans, his shirt is untucked, and he has a shoe collection that would rival that of Imelda Marcos. But this … Continue reading

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Recharging Your Leadership

  “The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have miles to go before I sleep.” – Robert Frost I had a great pleasure recently to spend a week up on the Blue Ridge Parkway in the mountains of … 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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