Are you in charge of your habits?

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Published: February 4, 2014

Your habits are a gateway to a new way of living.  If you want to see successful results in your life, then I urge you to build the habits that will take you there.  Habits open the door to new levels of wealth and positive relationships. Benjamin Franklin was a believer in adopting habits for […]

Show me Productivity

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Published: January 21, 2014

Are you a productive person?  Even if you say “yes,” I believe you can press the accelerator for your inclination to action.  Productivity demonstrates that one has intelligence, action, and a will to move. The right “friends” will help you get going, and increase speed. Here are your friends for getting things done: A sense […]

Leaderly Learning: What is important to You?

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Published: January 17, 2014

I’ve asked leaders this question a lot over the last year:  “What are your learning goals?”  Here is the contradiction that I heard:  Everyone agreed that learning is important (many told me, “I’m learning every day!”) but only a few could tell me specific learning goals. Why not? Do you have learning goals, and do […]

The strategic mind of the leader

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Published: January 16, 2014

  Someone’s got to think differently! One of the principal functions of a leader is to do “strategic thinking,” after all, if the leader is thinking like everyone else, no one is leading! Try these techniques to give you a different perspective on your work and see if you shift your thinking style. Ask, “What’s […]

The Evolving Manager, the Changing Project

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Published: January 14, 2014

As people face stress and expand their emotional range, the same people evolve into more capable people.    I believe that we continue to evolve throughout our life.  We become more capable and expand our options. Although less understood, development of character includes moral sensibility, artistic appreciation, interpersonal dynamics and some degree of flexibility. The mature […]

Do you Believe in your Decisions?

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Published: January 10, 2014

The person who believes in his or her decisions displays confidence, and assures other people that the road ahead has leadership. If nothing else, the person who wears their decisions well makes a good argument for committed followership. So back up a second – if the person in charge believes in her decisions, how do […]

Burning through the Fog with Leadership Vision

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Published: January 7, 2014

Visionary thinking is a success behavior.  That is what I was told by successful people I’ve interviewed for this book.  The person with a vision of the future has a handful of fire – energy that can capture the attention of others, and challenge people to work on something meaningful. A leader with vision inspires […]

Getting to Peak Level Performance

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Published: January 3, 2014

 Recently, another writer asked this question, “Are you constantly on the go, 24/7, yet feel like you’re hardly making a dent in your to-do list?”   This dilemma is the age old frustration of Sysphus.  Condemned to push a large stone up a hill, the rock never reaches the summit.  Instead, the rock rolls back down […]

Strategy Includes Thinking: The Driver for Leadership Executive Coaching

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Published: December 13, 2013

  Leaders are often the person in charge of strategy. Strategy often seems like this mysterious skill that isn’t taught well; a leader chooses the best direction for an organization or team. And because that route was taken the team breaks worldwide records (or, at least, is first in their class). Strategic leadership wouldn’t happen […]

Speaking Of Project Managers

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Published: December 6, 2013

    Project managers I love ya. You are absolutely dedicated to reaching your goal. I know a conscientious group when I see one – and I see that in you. So let me give you a tip on speaking before management.   Here’s the situation – you have a project report to give. The […]

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