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Being Present: Why It Matters To Your Leadership

“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment” – Henry David Thoreau One of the great challenges in leadership today is having leaders who are present in the moment. It’s a … Continue reading

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Embracing The Leadership Process

Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others. – Jack Welch For the baseball fan, everyone is familiar with the great Ted Williams, the Hall of … 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’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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Are You Really a Team Player?

  A team is not a group of people who work together. A team is a group of people who trust each other. – Simon Sinek For many of us, the idea of being part of a team is something … Continue reading

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Is Your Leadership Adrift?

Set your course by the stars, not by the lights of every passing ship. – Omar N. Bradley One of the dangers I have observed over my years in leadership is the leader who tends to stray off course. It’s … Continue reading

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The ‘I’, ‘We’, and ‘You’ of Teamwork

In order to have a winner, the team must have a feeling of unity; every player must put the team first-ahead of personal glory. – Coach Paul “Bear” Bryant A team, business, or organization that desires to attain any degree … Continue reading

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