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The Conduit to Creativity

“A wonderful emotion to get things moving when one is stuck is anger. It was anger more than anything else that had set me off, roused me into productivity and creativity.” Mary Garden After working with a vast diversity of leaders from around the world it is clear the most

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The Longview

“In dreams begins responsibility.” – William Butler Yeats The ability to dream is one of the great responsibilities of leadership. Everyday the noise of the world is wanting to engage you in the short term focus of the day. Yet the work, the real work is to hear the vision

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The Adventure of Trust

“As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” Goethe There is no word that creates more energy and discussion than this word. In leadership so many passionate discussions are based around this word: Do I trust this new hire? Do I trust this salesperson? Do I

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The Secret of Good Decision Making

“It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.” Roy Disney Decision making is a core leadership skill. The secret or trick is to know yourself. Good decisions will grow yourselves, your companies, your team, your family, your community and will require you to be a

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Get It Done!

“The important thing is to strive towards a goal which is not immediately visible. That goal is not the concern of the mind, but of the spirit.” ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Flight to Arras, 1942, translated from French by Lewis Galantière The most important role any leader has is to dream,

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Great Leadership Is Not For The Faint Hearted

“All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership.” John Kenneth Galbraith, U.S. economist, “The Age of Uncertainty” The illusion of great

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Impact Leadership

“Some people strengthen our society just by being the kind of people they are.” John W. Gardner Perhaps the most challenging exercise of authentic leadership is the coming home to self. To remember that embracing yourself, having confidence in your way of learning, and being are enough. When a leader

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Stepping Out

“What do you want to achieve or avoid? The answers to this question are objectives. How will you go about achieving your desire results? The answer to this you can call strategy.” William E. Rothschild The ability to have a vision and build a strategy to move into the vision

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Vitality of Leadership

“There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening, that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique.” Martha Graham Leadership is made up of many components that have been studied by the greats. One

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The Conduit to Creativity

“A wonderful emotion to get things moving when one is stuck is anger. It was anger more than anything else that had set me off, roused me into productivity and creativity.” Mary Garden After working with a vast diversity of leaders from around the world it is clear the most

Continue Reading »

The Longview

“In dreams begins responsibility.” – William Butler Yeats The ability to dream is one of the great responsibilities of leadership. Everyday the noise of the world is wanting to engage you in the short term focus of the day. Yet the work, the real work is to hear the vision

Continue Reading »

The Adventure of Trust

“As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” Goethe There is no word that creates more energy and discussion than this word. In leadership so many passionate discussions are based around this word: Do I trust this new hire? Do I trust this salesperson? Do I

Continue Reading »

The Secret of Good Decision Making

“It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.” Roy Disney Decision making is a core leadership skill. The secret or trick is to know yourself. Good decisions will grow yourselves, your companies, your team, your family, your community and will require you to be a

Continue Reading »

Get It Done!

“The important thing is to strive towards a goal which is not immediately visible. That goal is not the concern of the mind, but of the spirit.” ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Flight to Arras, 1942, translated from French by Lewis Galantière The most important role any leader has is to dream,

Continue Reading »

Great Leadership Is Not For The Faint Hearted

“All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership.” John Kenneth Galbraith, U.S. economist, “The Age of Uncertainty” The illusion of great

Continue Reading »

Impact Leadership

“Some people strengthen our society just by being the kind of people they are.” John W. Gardner Perhaps the most challenging exercise of authentic leadership is the coming home to self. To remember that embracing yourself, having confidence in your way of learning, and being are enough. When a leader

Continue Reading »

Stepping Out

“What do you want to achieve or avoid? The answers to this question are objectives. How will you go about achieving your desire results? The answer to this you can call strategy.” William E. Rothschild The ability to have a vision and build a strategy to move into the vision

Continue Reading »

Vitality of Leadership

“There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening, that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique.” Martha Graham Leadership is made up of many components that have been studied by the greats. One

Continue Reading »