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What Do Your Motives Say About Your Leadership?

“Men are more accountable for their motives than anything else. – Archibald Alexander Bob Kuechenberg, the former Miami Dolphin great, once explained what motivated him to go to college. “My father and uncle were human cannonballs in Carnivals,” he explained. … Continue reading

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Three Leadership Lessons from Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

Then all the reindeer loved him as they shouted out with glee, Rudolph the Red-nosed reindeer, you’ll go down in history!- Robert L. May For many years, the story goes; Montgomery Ward department store in Chicago purchased and gave away … Continue reading

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Leadership Lessons from Pat Summitt

“She could have coached any team, any sport, men’s or women’s. It wouldn’t have mattered, because Pat could flat-out coach. I will miss her dearly, and I am honored to call her my friend.” – Peyton Manning As a native … Continue reading

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Choose One Chair: Evolving as a Leader of Destiny

“Yesterday all my troubles seemed so far away. Now it looks as though they’re here to stay. Oh, I believe in yesterday.”- “Yesterday”, by Paul McCartney and John Lennon In Guidepost magazine a number of years back Luciano Pavarotti relates … Continue reading

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Three Traits of Leaders Who Finish Strong

Life’s battles don’t always go To the stronger or faster man, But soon or late the man who wins Is the one who thinks he can. From, The Man Who Thinks He Can, by Walter D. Wintle The Greeks had … Continue reading

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Cracked Mirrors: Embracing Your Humanity as a Leader

“Out flew the web and floated wide; The mirror crack’d from side to side; ‘The curse is come upon me,’ cried The Lady of Shalott.” (From “The Lady of Shalott” by Alfred Lord Tennyson) We all enjoy reading the stories … Continue reading

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Leadership Wit and Wisdom from Yogi Berra

When you come to a fork in the road, take it! – Yogi Berra We recently lost one of baseball’s most beloved icons – Yogi Berra. The former New York Yankee catcher was the consummate ambassador of the game long … Continue reading

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