5 Steps on How to Set and Achieve Your Goals

Which one is a goal? I will lose 15 pounds I want to run a marathon Quit smoking All of the above None of the above The correct answer is (5) - none of the above. The first three are wishes, not goals. However, you are... Read More

7 AAA Ways To Succeed!

[Abounding Abundant Ample Ways To Boost Your Growth!] This may come as a surprise but there are reliable,effective and powerful ways to improve your ability to learnnew things. If you will allow me to use leadership skills training asour example, you will see how poor learning forces us tosuffer through... Read More

Abraham Lincoln Is Still Alive

Abraham Lincoln Is Still Alive President Jimmy Carter tells in his memoirs that a trip to Gettysburg and a discussion about Abraham Lincoln helped achieve a breakthrough in the Camp David negotiations. The Israelis and the Egyptians had reached a deadlock. President Carter suggested that all the participants take... Read More

Is Your Life Ready For Groundhog Day?

In the hit comedic movie Groundhog Day, Bill Murray's character, Phil Conners, is caught up in a time warp, doomed to live the same day over and over until he gets it right. Hilarious as the ensuing mayhem may be on the big screen, it is a poignant and not... Read More

Helping Others Develop Their Potential

Most of us find ourselves in a position to help others achieve more of their potential than we realize. Sure, as leaders, supervisors, and parents we can see ourselves in that position; but the fact is that all of us are uniquely qualified to help at least one other person... Read More

Unleash It!

On airplanes, in restaurants, in the newspaper and on television, I often hear people saying their businesses are not growing to their satisfaction or that they are not reaching their objectives. The explanations that follow consist of reasons like: ? It's the economy? Our customers don't get it? I don't... Read More

The Metamorphosis of the Successful Executive . . . Overcoming Professional Stagnation

You're a bright, successful business executive making good money and managing a capable staff of accomplished professionals. You are successful beyond your wildest business school dreams. You've achieved much-yet something's missing. On the surface, life is good-yet you feel tired, drained, frustrated, defeated. Intuitively, you know your life can and... Read More

Ten Steps To Effective Leadership

Many people end up in a supervisory position or SOHO ownership almost by default. In today's workplace, if someone stays on their job long enough, they will probably be promoted as others, more senior to them or higher up the chain of responsibility, leave for other opportunities.The prevalence of this... Read More

Professional Organizations: Join or Fold?

All of us join professional organizations for a reason--a friend belongs, we need to for credibility, etc. Many times we let years slide by and we don't stop and review those reasons. Unless something sets off a boundary--lack of funds, the organization runs itself into a ditch, or a leadership... Read More

Rationalize Success Away

I was invited to do a Leadership workshop at a well known Fortune 100 company out in New Jersey. The all day event was geared toward their new crop of interns. At a point in my presentation I talked about the many reasons we come up with for not taking... Read More

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The Detroit News

Wojo: Leadership needed in athletic department
The Detroit News
Michigan needs a new athletic director, but more than that, it needs an unquestioned leader. The program needs someone who inspires something — passion, cohesion, even fear. That's not the role or the realm of President Mark Schlissel, who handled ...

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Podcast: Christian Rudder on leadership
Washington Post (blog)
You can subscribe to our On Leadership podcast on iTunes to hear all of our weekly conversations on life, character and advice, featuring influential figures from across business, politics, science and the arts: iTunes Podcast: On Leadership from The ...


What Can Mandela's Jail Cell Teach Us About Leadership?
Huffington Post
I believe that Nelson Mandela was the greatest political leader of the 20th century -- because of his 27 years of spiritual formation in prison. Visiting Mandela's jail cell on Robben Island was the most emotional moment of my visit to South Africa ...

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The Guardian

Anas Sarwar quits as deputy leader of Scottish Labour
The Guardian
His resignation comes after fellow MP Jim Murphy announced he was entering the leadership race against MSPs Neil Findlay and Sarah Boyack. If Murphy was elected and Sarwar remained deputy leader it would leave the Scottish Labour party without a ...
Leadership hopeful Jim Murphy's mission to save Scottish LabourExpress.co.uk
Labour leadership search under wayDaily Mail
Scottish Labour leadership: Jim Murphy vows to end Labour losing streakBBC News
The Week UK -Scottish Daily Record -The Independent
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SLC 2014: A Zero-Injury Culture Starts and Ends with Leadership
EHS Today
At EHS Today's 2014 Safety Leadership Conference in Indianapolis, Spigener urged EHS leaders to rethink their notion of “culture.” Spigener, a senior vice president at the Ojai, Calif.-based consulting firm BST Solutions, asserted that companies need ...


Straw Into Gold: Candidates Trading Leadership PAC Dollars for Campaign Cash
Center for Responsive Politics
With just a few days remaining in the first quarter of 2014, Mary Landrieu did something generous: The embattled Democratic senator from Louisiana, herself in the midst of an exceedingly tough re-election race, used her leadership PAC to give $5,000 to ...


Tallahassee.com

Susan Glickman: We need leadership on clean energy
Tallahassee.com
It's no secret south Florida is “ground zero” for climate change impacts — especially sea level rise. Also clear is the enormous potential to meet that challenge by using energy smarter and investing in solar power — creating jobs in the process ...

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Why Leadership Matters: Managing Change
Huffington Post
When you realize your identity as a leader (and as I said in my last post, we are all leaders) you will soon develop the ability to change your circumstances. This sounds positive, but change is not easy. In fact, change, even desired change, is the ...


Executive Confidence Hurt by Lack of Leadership Development
Forbes
Deloitte just released new research which shows an astounding gap between what business executives say and what they do, and one of the biggest issues highlighted is a lack of focus on leadership development. A majority of America's top business ...


TIME

Straw Into Gold: Candidates Trade Leadership PAC Dollars for Campaign Cash
TIME
With just a few days remaining in the first quarter of 2014, Mary Landrieu did something generous: The embattled Democratic senator from Louisiana, herself in the midst of an exceedingly tough re-election race, used her leadership PAC to give $5,000 to ...

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Character -- Why It Matters In Leaders

"Character is much easier kept than recovered." -Thomas Paine"The best... Read More

Business Leadership: How Much is in Your Credibility Bank Account?

Business leaders have more than a title on their doors.... Read More

F2 Leadership

People don't leave jobs; they leave bosses. -- AnonymousCongratulations. You're... Read More

The Four Laws Of Leadership (Part Two)

In Part One, I described the laws of motivation. In... Read More

Managing Monsters in Meetings - Part 2, Multiple Conversations

Side conversations ruin meetings by destroying focus and fragmenting participation.Approach... Read More

Are You A Leader in the Chrysalis?

Let's get this straight at the outset?Leadership skills can be... Read More

Develop a We Focus And Not a Me Focus

____________________________________________"There's only one thing more contagious than a good attitude... Read More

3 Es For Leaders - Engage, Empower, Encourage!

"Enflamed with the study of learning and the admiration of... Read More

5 Tips to Help You Win Big & Become a Village Hero

A few years ago, I returned to my impoverished village... Read More

Abe Lincoln: An Extraordinary Leader

Perhaps noted as one of the greatest United States presidents... Read More

Dont Be a Complainer

Complaining. There's room for legitimate complaining, but if you let... Read More

Quality Leadership

The Lakota tribe of Native Americans has no word in... Read More

The Flexible Leadership Workshop

The Leadership ChallengeLeaders in today's society are faced with an... Read More

Reveal the Leader Within

A Leader is not a certain type of person or... Read More

10 Ways to Develop Your Latent Leader

latent (adj.) ? Not visible or apparent, but capable of... Read More

The Metamorphosis of the Successful Executive . . . Overcoming Professional Stagnation

You're a bright, successful business executive making good money and... Read More

Leadership is About Growing Others - Its Not About You!

"Before you become a leader success is all about growing... Read More

3 Elements of Leadership Power!

In an article discussing the need for innovative products and... Read More

The Essence of Leadership

What is more important, leadership or teamwork? Leadership or consensus... Read More

What Kind of Leader Are You?

There are literally millions of words written and spoken each... Read More

Be the Samurai Sword

Relationships are constantly facing crisis. Everywhere we look people are... Read More

Leadership For Deep Results: Without Them Are You Wasting Your Leadership And Your Life? (Part One)

I've challenged all leaders I have worked with during the... Read More

The Death of Potential

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The Tao of Leadership

There can be no doubt that the ancient author of... Read More

Leadership and Power - Being the Boss Doesnt Guarantee Either of Them

Some people mistakenly associate supervisory positions, or seats of power,... Read More