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

In The News:

Washington Elementary School's program promotes culture of leadership
Canon City Daily Record
Washington Elementary School second-graders Charles Wallace-Arrieta and Manny Deatherage play 'Leadership Memory' with Rebecca Harvey and Jim Wallace on Friday during the school's annual Leadership Day. (Carie Canterbury / Daily Record).

One Powerful Way To Control Your Leadership Reputation
But what takes years to build can be lost in a moment's notice. Social media is a perfect example of this; when leaders abuse the privileges and unique opportunities that social media channels offer to amplify their leadership value proposition, they ...

The importance of creating leaders
Savannah Morning News
Across the various industries represented in Savannah, however, there is a leadership program that consistently makes great strides in bringing the community together. It's called Leadership Savannah. This week, I had the opportunity to address the ...

Leadership Racine to honor Karen Bayer
Journal Times
Leadership Racine, as a program of Racine Area Manufacturers and Commerce, defines community trusteeship as “individual or group behavior, which on behalf of the general public, considers the needs of the entire community and seeks to serve the ...

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Economic Times

No vacancy' for leadership role for P...
Economic Times
NEW ELHI: With Sonia and Rahul Gandhi at the top, Congress has "no vacancy" for a leadership role, party leader Shashi Tharoor today said amidst speculation that Priyanka Gandhi could assume a bigger responsibility in the organisation. "Congress has a ...
'No vacancy' for leadership role for Priyanka Gandhi in Congress, Shashi ...Times of India
'No requirement' for Priyanka to take up bigger role in Cong: TharoorOneindia
'No vacancy' for Priyanka to take up bigger role in Congress, says TharoorIndia Today
Business Standard
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Women in leadership roles still scarce; collaboration, mentoring and ...
Pacific Business News (Honolulu) (blog)
Sharon Thom, senior vice president and Hawaii area manager for Kiewit Building Group Inc., has taken on a top leadership role at the construction company while juggling motherhood. Jenna Blakely: Reporter- Pacific Business News: Email | Twitter.

The New Role Of Leaders
When Alfred Sloan created the modern corporation at General Motors General Motors, he based it on the military. The company was split into divisions, each with its own leadership. Information flowed up, orders went down and your rank determined your ...

Port Richmond Ministry will host 9th annual Leadership Conference April 24-26
The keynote speaker for Saturday's Executive Leadership Dinner will be Pastor Russell Hodgins, senior pastor at the Westchester Christian Worship Center located in White Plains, New York. During the Saturday dinner which starts at 7 p.m,. both Charlton ...

South Aiken students say Leadership Group helps
Aiken Standard
STAFF PHOTO BY ROB NOVIT These South Aiken High School students are enthused about a new program called the Leadership Group – helping them learn ways they can impact the school's culture. Pictured, from left, are Shelby Cameron, DaZhawn ...

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Red Wings opponent Zdeno Chara stands tall in leadership as well as stature
The Detroit News
For his work on and off the ice, his leadership and character, Chara stands above many players — and not solely because of his 6-foot-9 frame. Red Wings forwards Tomas Jurco and Tomas Tatar saw those leadership qualities up close in Sochi during the ...

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Five Surprisingly Hip Politicial Ideas From Plato

Don't you love politics?Me, neither. But I do like thinking... Read More

Reveal the Leader Within

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

Transformational Leadership

"What is leadership?" When this question is asked most of... Read More

Character -- Why It Matters In Leaders

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

Career Advice for Business Leaders: Empowering Others

Many potential leaders in business sabotage themselves and their organizations... Read More

Act on Some of the Facts

Making any decision without having all of the information and... Read More

The Compassion Paradox

Effective leaders are comfortable with paradox. They can call on... Read More

Leadership ? Push vs. Pull?

At your next staff meeting consider leading your team through... Read More

Mentor? Who Needs A Mentor?

Who needs a mentor. . .everyone who is truly serious... Read More

3 Es For Leaders - Engage, Empower, Encourage!

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

Heres The REAL Reason Bush Won: The Dark Night Of The Leadership Soul

George Bush won the election because he was finally able... Read More

Always Be Open To Learning

"We should not only use all the brains we have,... Read More

The Personality of Leadership

Have you ever wondered what type of person or personality... Read More

You Make The Difference

What do you think makes your company successful? Your newest... Read More

Managing Monsters in Meetings - Part 6, Deadlocked Discussions

Although a meeting is a vehicle for resolving differences, it... Read More

The Defining Moment: The Straw That Stirs The Drink Of Motivational Leadership (Part One)

Decades ago, as a rifle platoon commander in the Marines,... Read More

Choose Your Best Life: Where Are Your Choices Leading You?

According to the dictionary choice means "to select freely after... Read More

Your Ultimate Leadership Feedback Loop: Their Leadership

Life on our planet flourishes through feedback. If life forms... Read More

3 Dynamic Techniques To Boost Your Executive Leadership!

Here's a really simple way to measure the strength of... Read More

Why You Should Ignore This Advice

Doesn't make too much sense does it? Am I really... Read More

How To Party Like Leonardo Da Vinci

After studying scores of great thinkers like Leonardo Da Vinci,... Read More

Leadership, Self-Development, and the Committment to Growth

There is a common phrase that says: "You can't teach... Read More

Miraculous Leadership

It was a time of turmoil. In November 1979, supporters... Read More

Leadership Lessons from Pope John Paul II

"Heroes are rebels with a cause. Rebels because they challenge... Read More

Listening Like a Leader

Our studies of the most effective people in corporate America... Read More