Tag Archives: Leadership Skills. Management Tips

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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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’s Wrong With (Always) Being Right?

Doing the right thing isn’t always easy-in fact, sometimes, it’s real hard- but just remember that doing the right thing is always right. – David Cottrell In my many years in leadership, some of the most annoying people I come … Continue reading

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Taking ‘No’ Out of Your Playbook: And Why it Matters

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome – Samuel Johnson Leaders understand that obstacles are a part of the landscape on the road to success. But how many leaders are self-aware enough to realize … Continue reading

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Value- Added Leadership

Few things increase the credibility of leaders more than adding value to the people around them. – John Maxwell American artist James Whistler, who was never known to be bashful about his talent, was once advised that a shipment of … Continue reading

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Are You Running On Empty?

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary. – Edgar Allen Poe A first-grader wondered why her father brought home a briefcase full of work every evening. Her mother explained, “Daddy has so much to do that … Continue reading

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When Leaders Are Good Bad Examples

    Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing. – Albert Schweitzer A story is told of when Gen. George C. Marshall took command of the Infantry School at Fort Benning, GA. He … Continue reading

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