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Email Is The Enemy Of Great Leadership

By | 2016-10-25T16:34:05+00:00 September 24th, 2014|Blog, Leadership|

emailThere’s an old saying that email is the enemy of great because it allows the leader to not actually have to communicate.  While that might be a bit of an stretch, the essence is true.  Leaders spend most of their time communicating.  The communication happens up […]

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TED Talks Thursday: Elizabeth Gilbert – Your Elusive Creative Genius

By | 2014-09-18T13:06:33+00:00 September 18th, 2014|Blog, Careers, Ted Talks|

Elizabeth Gilbert, the author of ‘Eat, Pray,Love’, talks about genius and creativity and how these topics apply to work and career.  How do you find work that you love, and regenerate that passion on a regular basis?  It may be the only thing that makes going to work on […]

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TED Talks Thursday: Larry Smith – Why You Will Fail To Have A Great Career

By | 2014-09-12T20:42:33+00:00 September 11th, 2014|Blog, Careers, Ted Talks|

This week’s TED talk features Larry Smith discussing why most people will fail to have a great career simply because they choose not to do something they are passionate about and settle for ordinary experiences.  We believe doing things you are passionate about is a key component to success. […]

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Transparent Leadership

By | 2016-10-25T16:34:05+00:00 September 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|

transparentTransparency comes up often as a leadership trait that is desired from managers and supervisors.  Employees want their boss to be a human being with flaws, not a superhero, or worse yet, a machine.

The difference between a great boss and a mediocre boss is the ability […]

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TED Talks Thursday: Drew Dudley – Everyday Leadership

By | 2014-09-04T13:38:59+00:00 September 4th, 2014|Blog, Leadership, Ted Talks|

In this week’s TED talk, Drew Dudley talks about leadership as not so much about the big “L” leadership as in something that you aspire to, but rather the little things you do that have an impact on someone’s life.  Often times without even knowing it.

Take a minute today […]

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