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July 17, 2014

“Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space lies our freedom and power to choose our response. In those choices lie our growth and our happiness.” –Stephen R. Covey

In her article “I can’t do it. Yet.”, Kathryn Britton starts out by giving examples of...

July 15, 2014

I cannot begin to express how important reading outside literature is for you as a leader. If you visit my Amazon Book Store, you’ll see that in The Prosperous Leader I mention a multitude of books; they’re about many different topics from varying decades and encompass...

July 14, 2014

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A few weeks ago, Jeffrey Gedmin published an interesting article in the Harvard Business Review (HBR) entitled “What Made a Great Leader in 1776”. He spoke of the qualities of past leaders, specifically during the fight for American Independence. He refere...

July 11, 2014

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E-mail is a part of everyday life. It’s an essential part. We’re constantly waiting on a response from someone before completing a task, and telling ourselves we’ll respond as soon as possible to that pending message.  Chapters 6 & 7 of The Pros...

July 10, 2014

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One of the recent articles I loved from The Harvard Business Review was entitled “How To Delegate E-mails to Your Assistant”, and struck close to home. As a current user and advocate for Virtual Executive Assistants, or VEA’s, I enjoyed reading this ar...

July 9, 2014

Welcome to The Prosperous Leader online!


We’re so excited you’ve found us. Chances are, you’ve heard about The Prosperous Leader by Jacob M. Engel (expected publishing date: September 2014). If you haven’t, please check out the rest of our website and contact Jacob’s...

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