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#913 – Leaders Ask “What Have I Learned Today?

I can remember vividly a regular question when I got home from school.  “What did you learn today”? was the oft quoted phrase from my mother.  Thankfully, she believed I had learned something although I’m not sure I took advantage … Continue reading

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#914 – Leaders Celebrate Victories

“Celebrate good times, C’mon!!…..It’s a celebration! 🙂 – Kool and the Gang. Throughout the year, offices and organizations all over will take some time during a day, havesome cake and sing happy birthday to one of their co-workers.  It’s a … Continue reading

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Top Leadership Posts for 2013

It’s that time of year!!  End of the year lists for best movies, music, top plays, worst plays, best entertainer and worst entertainer.  End of the year lists give us a chance to look back on the year that was … Continue reading

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#915 – Leaders Realize They Are Responsible

There is that moment in a leader’s tenure that he or she goes “Oh my…”  I think it’s the moment where the “realization of responsibility” comes in and hits them in the face like a 2X4! That realization would most … Continue reading

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#916 – Fear of Change Keeps Leaders Inside the Lines

The other day I was watching my six year old daughter color a picture of one of the Disney Princesses.  She was working diligently to get different colors on the page, trying to create…or re-create an image that she could … Continue reading

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#917 – The Unknown Keeps Leaders in the Lines

Coloring…always fun and somewhat peaceful from time to time.  I like when my family goes to a restaurant and the tablecloth becomes a big canvas where we can draw, play tic-tac-toe and color all over the place.  There are no … Continue reading

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#918 – Leaders Color Outside of the Lines

Do you remember as a kid learning to color?  A coloring book would be given to you and some fantastic Crayola crayons and off you go.  You would work diligently to try and match the right shade of green to … Continue reading

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#923 – Leaders Don’t Complain

As I write this post, I hear the rain coming down.  It’s been raining all night and may rain all day.  That means my morning commute will probably being slower.  When I run into the office, I will probably get … Continue reading

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#925 – Leaders Prepare for Good Luck

It is hard not to be amazed by the tremendous athletic ability of Olympic athletes.  From swimming to gymnastics to track and field, the sheer superiority of these individuals is something to behold.  With the summer and winter Olympics alternating … 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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