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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Schumer-Durbin Rift Could Bring New Blood to Leadership
National Journal
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (C) speaks during a news conference on debt ceiling legislation, on July 27, 2011, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Senate Majority Whip Richard Durbin (R), Senator Charles Schumer (L) and Senator Patty Murray also ...
Sens. Schumer and Durbin at odds over Democratic leadership positionWashington Post
Rift Among Top Senate Democrats Could Reshuffle Leadership PostsWall Street Journal (blog)
Former 'Alpha House' roommates Schumer, Durbin feud over Senate leadership ...Syracuse.com
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Study Reveals 4 Leadership Trends In Dealing With Complexity
A recent study reveals the leadership trends that leaders follow today amidst a constantly changing environment, and how yesterday's solution often morphs into today's problem. It's no secret that the competitive landscape of today moves faster and is ...

Pizarro: Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition ushers in leadership change with ...
San Jose Mercury News
Ballard, who had been senior vice president for housing and community development with the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, served as the Bicycle Coalition's board chair before being selected for the top job. She says she's excited about taking the ...

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Six Characteristics Define 21st Century Leadership
Like many who have found success in leadership positions, he embodies the six characteristics that define what it means to be a 21st century leader. We all can learn to realize these six characteristics by embracing the immigrant mentality that ...

Daily Northwestern

Northwestern students attended SAE leadership cruise where OU racist chant ...
Daily Northwestern
Northwestern members of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity have consistently attended the national leadership cruise where SAE brothers at the University of Oklahoma learned a racist chant. However, NU students who have gone on the cruise said they had ...

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INSEAD Knowledge (blog)

Shattering the Glass Labyrinth of Female Leadership
INSEAD Knowledge (blog)
Leadership development programmes play an important role in forging an equal opportunity path through the complex business world to the C-Suite. With as many women as men in middle management positions and with women achieving more high quality ...

The Hill (blog)

Menendez to step down from leadership role for now
The Hill (blog)
Menendez to step down from leadership role for now. By Jordain Carney. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) announced Wednesday he will temporarily step down as the ranking member of the Foreign Relations Committee, after he was indicted on 14 counts of ...
CNN: Menendez stepping down from leadership positionPolitickerNJ
Menendez Gives Up Foreign Relations PostNational Journal

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Greek Reporter

Leadership 100 Partners Establish Day of Service; Donate Health Kits
Greek Reporter
Leadership 100 Partners sent more than 600 IOCC hygiene kits to impoverished areas outside the United States. The kits were assembled by Leadership 100 members and volunteers of all ages during the inaugural Leadership 100 Partners Day of Service ...


PetSmart announces leadership changes
"As we develop our strategic plan to grow the company, we are making significant and impactful investments by adding top talent to the leadership team and creating new structures and processes to help strengthen operations as we move forward," Massey ...

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Seven Tyrannies That Creative Leaders Must Overcome
Changing the shared ways of thinking and acting that give shape, direction, and momentum to organizations is one of the great challenges leaders face. We typically use the word 'culture' to describe this cluster of values, beliefs and behaviors. For ...

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Introduction to the The Enneagram as a Leadership Tool

The Enneagram is a fascinating tool of nine orientations that... Read More

Listening Like a Leader

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

Leading In The Face Of Disaster

The date was Saturday, April 11, 1970, the time 13:13... Read More

Partnership: Choose It or Lose It

Charlotte decides to do good. Charlotte is a highly motivated... Read More

Managing Monsters in Meetings - Part 2, Multiple Conversations

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

Stepping Into Leadership and Being The Source Of Your Success

Why is it that we often wait until we have... Read More

Leaders Click It? Into Gear!

"Click It" Into Gear!Ever wonder how two people can be... Read More

The Tao of Leadership

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

F2 Leadership

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

To be, or Not to be (Average)?

When is hate OK? When it's the feeling you have... Read More

Real Charisma, Clinton Style

What exactly is Charisma? Most would agree that it is... Read More

Leadership Success and its Greatest Barrier: the Law of Administrivia

Years ago, a very wise, and often cynical boss 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

Birth Order - Understand How It Affects Your Personality

"Know thyself" is a powerful principle that leaders, managers and... Read More

The Top 10 Questions for Socially Responsible Leaders

The assets of your business traditionally include property, plant, equipment,... Read More

Leadership Skill Training

Quality leadership is a positive asset that is needed in... Read More

Unleash It!

On airplanes, in restaurants, in the newspaper and on television,... Read More

What Every Manager Should Know About How to See the Talents of Effective Leaders

An organization of any size, from the family to the... Read More

Elements of Timeless Leadership

Great leadership is timeless, always in vogue. The world has... Read More

Characteristics of a Good Leader

It's interesting to hear the responses from executives when I... Read More

Leadership Training: The Bit They Didn?t Tell You About Changing!

A willingness to change first is one of the major... Read More

Sometimes Leaders Need to Get the Boot

Today I stood up to a guy right in front... Read More

What We Can Learn From J. Paul Getty

J. Paul Getty planned to enter the U.S. Diplomatic Service,... Read More

The Six Essential Leadership Attributes

Leadership is the foundation for all organizations, whether corporate, nonprofit... Read More