Month: July 2014

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Are You Wired to Lead?

Are You Wired to Lead?

Anyone CAN lead, but not everyone WILL 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 [...]

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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. And then we met an enemy of progress head on – that enemy was the all too human need to prove we are right. We had reached an impasse in which neither side would give.  We had actually [...]

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The Step After Getting Clear

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Clarity is power. 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 [...]

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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 [...]