Month: July 2014

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Are You Wired to Lead?

Are You Wired to Lead?

Skills are, of course, necessary if you want to lead others over time and do it effectively.  Nonetheless, if you have a purpose for leading and a strong desire to lead, you can develop the skills you will need. Yet despite ample evidence that leadership can be learned, some people will not choose to lead. [...]

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3 Keys to Listening Better

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We were in a three day meeting. The first one and a half days had gone great. We had reached an impasse in which neither side would give.  We had actually believed we were very much aligned and thought the next conversation would be easy. It wasn't. When we dug deeper into applying the principles [...]

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The Step After Getting Clear

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There is, however, a step beyond clarity that you can take to channel that power productively.  Whether you get clear about something, including what you need to do next, the thing you realize you need to learn, the solution to a vexing problem, etc., you'll likely experience a surge of energy. The energy from an [...]

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A Leader’s Perspective

A Leader’s Perspective

“Great leadership is a mindset. It’s not just about getting the job done; it’s about how you get it done.” - Michelle Pizer, host of Cracking the Leadership Code There is only so far “how to” advice will get you as a leader. Until you start to think like a leader, your actions will likely [...]