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August 28, 2014

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“Peter Drucker is to management literature what J.R.R. Tolkien is to fantasy fiction. Drucker did it first. He did it best,” Leigh Buchanan states in her article “10 Traits of a Drucker-Like Leader” for Peter Drucker is known as the “Father of M...

August 27, 2014

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Being an entrepreneur does not have to stop when you are working within an established organization. In fact, maintaining your entrepreneurship will allow your business to grow and flourish in today’s business world.  Len Schlesinger and Charlie Kiefer c...

August 25, 2014

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“At different points in their development, potential leaders need to focus on excelling at different skills”, the article The Skills Leaders Needs at Every Level tells us.  The article continues on to discredit this thought, or at least suggest...

August 22, 2014

“A little learning is a dangerous thing.” -Alexander Pope

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Emotional Quotient (EQ), or the emotional equivalent of an IQ, is not a new concept to many leaders. It’s becoming a popular way to evaluate your employees, which is why I devote an entire c...

August 21, 2014

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Minda Zetlin recently had an article published on entitled “Why Pope Francis Is So Effective: 8 Lessons for Every Leader”. The article is based on a new book by Jeffrey A. Krames, Lead with Humility: 12 Leadership Lessons from Pope Francis. In...

August 20, 2014











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An article I recently enjoyed reading from The Huffington Post, shares 10 Leadership Lessons from US Brigadier General John E. Michel. He is the Commanding General, NATO Air Training Command-Afghanistan; NATO Training Mission/Combined Security Tr...

August 19, 2014

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In the article by Dr. Robert Biswas-Diener “Are You a Procrastinator or an Incubator?”, procrastination is explained expertly. “Procrastination is the result of having very little motivation for a boring or unpleasant activity and it is something everyone...

August 18, 2014

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"The meaning of your life is to help others find the meaning of theirs."

-Viktor E. Frankl, 1905-1997


“Viktor Emil Frankl, MD, PhD was an Austrian neurologist and psychiatrist as well as a Holocaust survivor. His best-selling book chronicles his experiences...

August 15, 2014

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Throughout this podcast, Seligman speaks about the most recent adaptation of the Resiliency Program for the U...

August 14, 2014


I recently read an article on succession planning in Forbes, and think it relates really well to the strategic planning I mention in The Prosperous Leader, Chapter 10: Use Smart Goals in Wise Planning. Creating successors is every manager’s job, no matter what the...

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