Sat.Aug 06, 2011

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A Secret Your Husband Keeps…But Needs You to Know

Ron Edmondson

Ladies, here’s a secret your husband probably won’t share…. He needs your unconditional respect…in fact…he needs you to be his biggest fan….

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You Can Lead Your Way into Leadership

Leadership Freak

Much of my leadership career I had a leadership title but did little leading. I didn’t understand leadership. Stop aspiring to become a leader its a waste of time. Leaders don’t aspire to leadership – they lead wherever they are. Always see yourself as a leader even when you’re following. All leaders follow. Leaders don’t [.].

Six Ways To Make Collaboration Work

You're Not the Boss of Me

The other day, I went with my granddaughter to the playground and watched her as she dove happily into play with the other children. Just ask Pixar.

You can be an outstanding Professional Manager

Chartered Management Institute

Related Content: Decision Making and Overcoming Indecisiveness Open Book Management – Pros and Cons, Transparency & Accountability The Power of No.w. 500 million users on Facebook, CMI is too!! Video marketing spend to increase by 50%. You are not watching this post, click to start watching.

New Research: Friendly Workplace = Longer Life

Michael Lee Stallard

During our speeches and workshops we conclude the section where we present research from a diverse fields of knowledge that makes the case for connection to thrive at work and in life by stating: “ connection = life&# whereas “disconnection = death &# (we point out that this applies to both individuals and organizations).

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Three Integrity Questions for Leaders

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is an excerot from an article written by Alaina Love and featured by the BloombergBusinessweek website (August 6, 2011) To check out all the resources, sign up for email alerts, and obtain subscription information, please click here. * * * Completing ethics training is just the beginning of an introspective process U.S. businesses [.].

New Book Shows Executive Coaches How To Work With Leaders

Eric Jacobson

Five New York City-based executive coaches and trainers have banded together to write the new book, Becoming An Exceptional Executive Coach.

Theodore Roosevelt on Leadership: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Theodore Roosevelt on Leadership: Executive Lessons from the Bully Pulpit James M. Strock Three Rivers Press (2001) “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” Theodore Roosevelt I selected the quotation for the title of my review because it expresses so well Theodore Roosevelt’s core values throughout his life. He was a [.].

The Difference Between Positive Feedback Versus Praise

Eric Jacobson

There is an important difference between giving your employees positive feedback and giving them praise.

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Scripture Memorization, Week 32

Ron Edmondson

It’s hard to believe we are in the 32nd week of the year…isn’t it? Here is this week’s memory verse: “The LORD will fight for you; you need only to be still.” Exodus 14:14. Can I ask you a question? I’d love to know you’re still out there reading these memory verses. Are you? Scripture Memorization, Week 23.

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Today's Quotes For Leaders

Eric Jacobson

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Why do YOU do what you do?

Jason Womack

I wrote about this story in my book today (chapter 7!). If you have a moment, visit his site ! I was so happy that he caught me this way.

Europe: Free Tour Audio

Execupundit

Listening to this personable travel expert tell you what you are seeing during a walking tour is amazing. Read the rest at FutureLawyer

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Strategy’s strategist: An interview with Richard Rumelt

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is an excerpt from an interview of Richard Rumelt co-conducted by Dan P. Lovallo and Lenny T. Mendonca and featured by McKinzey & Company’s McKinsey Quarterly (November 2007). Bob's blog entries Clayton Christensen Strategy’s strategist: An interview with Richard Rumelt Dan P. Lovallo Lenny T.

An Island of Civilization

Execupundit

Amid all of the great blogs out there, I hope that you have discovered The Hammock Papers

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Coming For September At The First Friday Book Synopsis – ESPN Fun & Knowing Your Value, Mika Brzezinski

First Friday Book Synopsis

For our First Friday Book Synopsis in September, we have selected two terrific books. The first will be the well-discussed book on ESPN. Karl really wants to present this book – he is as big a sports fan as anyone I know). There are few businesses that can match the rise, and staying power, of [.].

Quick Happiness

Execupundit

From Paul's Tips : Five things likely to make you happier in the short term

Planning? Perhaps.

Execupundit

Wally Bock on the pros and cons of planning : It depends on what you mean by planning. If you mean making detailed, projections of 316 key variables by month over the next twelve years, well, you've got too much time on your hands. It depends on how far out you're planning.

A Day Made of Glass

Execupundit

Very impressive. From Corning : A Day Made of Glass. [I I apologize if this is old hat. I just ran across it

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First Paragraph

Execupundit

I got away from the Grand Jury a little after four, and then sneaked up the back stairs to Fenweather's office. Fenweather, the D.A., was a man with severe, chiseled features and the gray temples women love. He played with a pen on his desk and said, "I think they believed you. They might even indict Manny Tinnen for the Shannon kill this afternoon.

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The Power Broker

Execupundit

The story was that he held court in a booth at the back of a modest Mexican food restaurant where he would sip coffee, read the newspapers, and occasionally dispatch a messenger on an errand or two. If you went to see him for a favor, he would act perplexed. "I I don't know why you came to me," he'd say. "I Call him next week."

Quote of the Day

Execupundit

Readers are plentiful; thinkers are rare. Anthony Burgess

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