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Why We Desire But Don’t Promote Creative Leaders

By , March 10, 2015
We admire stories of creative leaders. We like to hear tales of CEOs and political leaders bringing about transformat... Read More


Don’t Fire Difficult Employees. Try Adapting First

By , March 10, 2015
The post 3 Types of Employees You Should Fire Immediately by Jayson Demers contains an excellent description of three ... Read More


5 Ways to Think Like a Champion

By , March 9, 2015
I meet and learn from champions every day. Not just in locker rooms but in classrooms, hospitals, homeless shelters, ... Read More


Driving Growth and Innovation in a People-Led Economy

By , March 9, 2015
Discover the "next practices" leadership strategy that will help you innovate and grow in today's people-led ... Read More


Simon Sinek: Why Leaders Eat Last

By , March 6, 2015
Simon Sinek is fascinated by leaders and companies that make the greatest impact in the world, discovering some ... Read More


Can You Make Yourself Want Something?

By , March 6, 2015
I’ve been thinking lately about how we come to do things.  It’s been especially top-of-mind for me as I’m ... Read More


It’s Not Just Moments-of-Truth: It’s the End-to-End Experience

By , March 5, 2015
The findings of a powerful research study emerged in the Harvard Business Review and it’s clear from the behavior of ... Read More


How to Focus on What Matters

By , March 5, 2015
Hands up for us who don’t feel a little over-connected, over-committed and overwhelmed? Wherever I go, whenever I ... Read More


Power Connecting: Networking Skills for the Sales Professional

By , March 4, 2015
A few years ago I attended a private conference in New York where Esther Dyson, a prominent angel investor and philan... Read More


The Paradoxical Benefits of Juggling Teams

By , March 3, 2015
Serving on multiple teams can distract our focus, but it might be worth it. Creative work is teamwork. That much is ... Read More


Create a Culture of Greatness

By , March 2, 2015
To build a winning a team and a successful organization you must create a culture of greatness. It’s the most ... Read More

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Daniel Gilbert: Making Decisions That are Right for You

By , March 2, 2015
Harvard psychologist Dan Gilbert, the bestselling author of Stumbling on Happiness, offers brilliant insights into how ... Read More