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Toxic Work Environments | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

By Mike Myatt, Chief Strategy Officer, N2growth I have read a tremendous amount of information over the last several months on the topic of toxic wor

Lead with a Coherent Strategy

Coaching Tip

By Guest Authors from Booz & Company : Partner, Paul Leinwand and Managing Director, Cesare Mainardi . How coherent is your company?

Chart Progress with Goal Thermometer | Top Executive Coaching with.

Tony Mayo

I frequently encourage my CEO executive coaching clients to set specific measurable goals and to chart their progress visually. For example, my free

Fortuitous leadership

Managing Leadership

As we’ve seen , the form of more-or-less genuine individual leadership most likely to be identified at the top of an organization is to be discovered in the founder/owner. The co-incidence of what we recognize as individual leadership with success in such instances is just that: coincidence. This is the individual leader who appears from within.

Leading Those Who Don't Want To Follow | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

By Mike Myatt, Chief Strategy Officer, N2growth This might sound odd, but I don't care whether someone agrees or disagrees with me. In fact, in most cases I

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My Top 5 Books This Year – Book Giveaway | Ron Edmondson

Ron Edmondson

Winners of the my favorite book giveaway: @rlscovens. Jason Stewart. Congratulations…They each get their choice of one of my five favorite books of 2010! Thanks for reading my blog this year! I usually read tons of books each year

A Case for Optimism

Leading Strategies

There is the classic question on whether the glass is half full or half empty.

Dilbert Got it Wrong - The Truth about Empowerment

Building Personal Strength

My favorite comic strip is "Dilbert." I think it's pretty funny that the little HR weenie is depicted as an evil

3 Ways Twitter Amps Up Business Networking | C-Level Strategies.

C-Level Strategies

Unwrap Christmas – Gift of Forgiveness | Ron Edmondson

Ron Edmondson

Jesus came to be a Savior! As we unwrap the presents of Christmas this week, we must not forget the wonderful gift of forgiveness! I read a sign once that went something like this: If we had needed healing, God would have sent a

7 Strategies for Your Strategies « Linked 2 Leadership

Linked 2 Leadership

The Best Laid Plans… “My best strategy last year failed. It was the third one in a row.

Success vs. Significance | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

By Mike Myatt, Chief Strategy Officer, N2growth As one year draws to a close and another begins, I can think of no better time to dust off an old post and

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Your Voice of Encouragement: CREATIVITY - Think Outside the Box to.

Your Voice of Encouragement

It can be tempting to stick with the “tried-and-true” way you've done things in the past. This video explains how creativity can help you find

The Path to Transparency

Coaching Tip

Transparency is secretive business. Transparent: The Freedom of Secrecy (read: "Deep Throat"). As of this writing, WikiLeaks — which has been denied services by Amazon , Visa , MasterCard and PayPal — is available at That could change anytime. and the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory introduced it at a California security conference.

Managing Yourself First Checklist

Leading Blog

Make sure that the first person you are managing every day is yourself. Take good care of yourself outside of work so that you can bring your best self to work every day. Arrive a little early to work and stay a little late. Focus on playing the role assigned to you before trying to reach beyond that role. Be a problem-solver, not a complainer.

Tip Clip #7 - How to Boost Your Gratitude

Building Personal Strength

The wonderful things we have, even the most precious things in our lives, can eventually be taken for granted. We just get used to things.

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Do It Anyway.

Rich Gee Group

People are often unreasonable, illogical and self centered; Forgive them anyway. If you are successful, you will win some false friends and some true

What does the sign of Christmas say? | Ron Edmondson

Ron Edmondson

Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; He is Christ the Lord. This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger. Luke 2:11-12 NIV. One thing I have learned about Bible verse: a

Fine Art of Friendship

Orrin Woodward

True friendship is a fine art. When you find a true friend, a friend that will be there when the chicken hits the fan, be sure to count your blessings. Many people will live their whole life with nothing more than acquaintances, rather than friendships. Before diving into the details. Main Page Leadership Culture/Trends

"Virtual Serenity" - Stress Recovery Video

Building Personal Strength

I don't know about you, but several times a week, I feel big-time STRESS. And it's not the coffee.

New Tax Bill Allows RMD as Gifts to Charity :: Women on Business

Women on Business

What Do You Want From Them Blog - What Do You Want From Them, Inc.

What Do You Want From Them

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To Our Military: Thank You for Your Service

Modern Servant Leader


Jodie Foster's Movie "Contact" - Too Far To Go

Building Personal Strength

For the sixth time, I watched the 1997 hit movie, "Contact," starring Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Skerritt, John Hurt and James Woods.

Reverse Peter Principle: within a hierarchy tasks tend to be.

Create Learning

Team Building & Leadership expert Mike Cardus. The Peter Principle formulated by Dr. Laurence J.

Thought-full Thursday: Christmas Gifts for Leaders to Give


This week's Thought-full Thursday is a little different than those that have preceded it. In the spirit of the season, I've listed a few suggestions for gifts that you can give to your stakeholders – those who care about and support you

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg: Why we have too few women leaders (TED video)

Weekly Leader 50 Women Leaders to Watch (Wall Street Journal). President-elect Barack Obama’s Victory Speech (Video). Diversity Video Facebook Sheryl Sandberg ted women leaders

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A Heart Surgeon and an Internet Marketer: Interview with Dr. Mani

Rajesh Setty

I am very inspired by the work of my friend Dr. Mani Sivasubramaniam. Dr. Mani is a heart surgeon. Dr. Mani is also an Internet Marketer. MS: One word.

Natural Law as a Change Agent

Marshall Goldsmith

Barry Diller, the chairman of IAC/ InterActiveCorp, was at Harvard Business School explaining the rationale behind the mosaic of Web-commerce entities he has assembled at his company, including, and Diller erupted in mock anger. He replied, “Don’t ever use that word, “synergy”. It’s a hideous word. I agree.

Take A Little Break To Laugh This Season.

Rich Gee Group

Tweet This! Share this on Facebook; Share this on LinkedIn; Digg this! Share it on StumbleUpon; Share this on Reddit

Work Life Lead: Create Goodness

Weekly Leader

The Five Actions of Gratitude is a system, not simply a list of activities. The fifth action, Create Goodness, is the linchpin of the five. The first four – Say Thanks, Give Back, Make Welcome, and Honor Others – can each stand on their own as a reasonable strategy for acting to better organizations and [.] Work Life Lead: The Gift of Gratitude.

Glamorous Celebrity Deaths and Minimal Taxes in 2010 :: Women on.

Women on Business

I'm not referring to the passing of our own family

Bill Cohen’s Eight Universal Laws of Heroic Leadership

Leading Blog

Bill Cohen says “Heroic leadership is special. It requires leading a group with absolute integrity while raising individual performance to a personal best and building a team spirit of sacrifice for the common good,” and adds, “heroic leadership requires tough standards.”. It takes “considerable thought, intention, and action.” Visualize success.

This Is Broken (with Seth Godin).

Rich Gee Group

See also: Seth's Blog, where Seth writes daily on marketing, business, and other issues — Tweet This!

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