Systems

Leadership Resources: Facilitation Tool – Problem Solving

Let’s Chat About Leadership… This blog series appears on Tuesdays, and focuses on resources that I use as I pace my ability to continually strive for my greatest effectiveness. Leaders get things done. In order to accomplish this objective, it’s important to have

Systems

Leadership Skills: Focus on Results

Successful people maintain a positive focus in life no matter what is going on around them. They stay focused on their past successes rather than their past failures, and on the next action steps they need to take to get them closer

Balance

Leadership Skills: A Discipline of Continual Improvement

Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound. – James Allen The business buzz words and miracle programs get overused, trite, and annoying, especially when they compromise the quality of the work output that they

Foundations

The Friday Five, Blogs That Matter – July 18, 2014

Blogs of Note for the Week Ending July 18, 2014 Every day I learn something that advances my leadership knowledge and competency. Here are quotes from 5 blogs that got my attention this week. I don’t benefit from reposting any of these

Foundations

The Friday Five, Blogs That Matter – July 11, 2014

Blogs of Note for the Week Ending July 11, 2014 Every day I learn something that advances my leadership knowledge and competency. Here are quotes from 5 blogs that got my attention this week. I don’t benefit from reposting any of these

Foundations

Failure – Giving Value to Sustainability

Here is another repost of one of my high-traffic blog posts. It’s not lack of vision that caused failure – it’s lack of leadership skills! What’s the major reason organizations fail? Usually failure is blamed on finances – lack of capital. I

Relationships

Leadership Skills: Silence

Talking, Talking, Talking…That’s Not Leadership!   Saying nothing…sometimes says the most.  – EmilyDickinson Silence is more eloquent than words.  – Thomas Carlyle We sometimes think that because we are the leader, we must make noise, we must talk, we must have answers,

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The Friday Five, Blogs That Matter – October 4, 2013

Five Blogs of Note for the Week Ending October 4, 2013 Continuing in my new tradition, here are quotes from 5 blogs that got my attention this week. I don’t benefit from reposting any of these posts. Sometimes, I don’t even know

Relationships

Transformational Leadership Traits: Don’t Micromanage

In my current tradition, I am reposting the top blog articles that are my favorites or are the most read. The Transformational Leader Avoids Micromanaging Effective delegation depends on the leader’s ability to fully empower the success of the delegated task by

Systems

The Friday Five, Blogs that Matter – May 3, 2013

Five Blogs of Note for the Week Ending May 3, 2013 Continuing in my new tradition, here are 5 quotes from blogs that got my attention this week. I don’t benefit from reposting any of these posts. Sometimes, I don’t even know