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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 Purpose-Driven Leadership

When you’re surrounded by people who share a passionate commitment and common purpose, anything is possible. – Howard Schultz There is a story involving Yogi Berra, the well-known catcher for the New York Yankees, and Hank Aaron, who at that … Continue reading

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Discovering Your ‘One Thing’: Why Passion Matters to You as a Leader

Embracing the challenge of personal leadership is the beginning of expanding your sphere of influence as a leader. Whether you are the CEO of your business or serve elsewhere in the organizational structure, one thing is for sure: the boundaries … Continue reading

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Becoming a Better Team Player

If a team is to reach its potential, each player must be willing to subordinate his personal goals to the good of the team. – Bud Wilkinson To highlight its annual picnic one year, a company rented two racing shells … Continue reading

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What Five Old Ladies Teach Us About Leadership

Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things. – Peter Drucker Sitting on the side of the highway waiting to catch speeding drivers, a State Trooper sees a car puttering along at 22 m.p.h. He thinks to … Continue reading

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