Category Archives: Technology

#922 – Instead of Complaining, Leaders show Gratitude

I cannot even begin to try and count the number of times I was told to be thankful as a child.  Saying “thank you” became a much taught subject and forgetting to let someone know we appreciated their gift or … Continue reading

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#928 – Asking for Feedback is an Opportunity to Share Vision

I’ve always heard that one of a leader’s main responsibilities is to be a vision-caster.  Someone who can share a larger dream than what is currently being sought after.  A vision bigger than anything anyone has worked on before.  Casting … Continue reading

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#930 – Leaders Seek Feedback to Grow and Learn

For those of us who live in the midwest, spring usually cannot come quick enough.  A normal winter hibernates the majority of people with the exception of having to go to work and attend school.  When the sun finally shines, … Continue reading

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#938 – Leaders are Ugly When They’re Afraid to Show Weakness

Appearances means something. We may like to think that most people have been able to move past what one looks like, but I’m not sure that’s the case. So, we continue to find ways to make sure our appearance matches … Continue reading

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#943 – Super Leadership has the Right Strategy

Years ago when I had the opportunity to coach high school sports, one of the things I enjoyed the most was preparing for a game. The games themselves were fun, but the results would sometimes depend on how well you … Continue reading

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#947 – Leaders Issue Challenges

Now that 2012 is in full swing, it’s time to take the regular post about goals, objectives and resolutions into a deep dive. Leadership is about inspiring and taking people to a new place. Leadership involves character and influence and … Continue reading

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#949 – Leaders Fall in Love With Learning

Do you remember the first time you saw that person who made your heart beat a little faster and your mouth get a little dry? For those who have experienced the beauty of falling in love, the experience is one … Continue reading

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The Top 50 Leadership Traits….so far :)

A few months ago, I decided to begin a written journal of 1000 traits I believe that leaders possess.  Obviously, coming up with and living into 1000 of anything is going to be tough, but during the past few weeks, … Continue reading

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#950 – Leaders Recognize Real Opportunities…and Take a Chance

Below is a repost of something I wrote at the time of the iPad release. It was new and there were questions about its usage. For most everyone, those questions have been answered, especially in the field of education. But … Continue reading

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