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Excellence Often Comes With Quirks

Ron Edmondson

I heard of a very well known band who demanded Skittles and M&M’s in their dressing room prior to the show, but there was always one color, which had to be removed. The color consistently changed.

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Quotes And Leadership Lessons From Incredibles 2

Joseph Lalonde

A Reel Leadership Article Almost 14 years ago, the original Incredibles movie released. Audiences were captivated by the adventures of Bob Parr/Mr. Incredible (Craig T.

7 Qualities of an Easy to Follow Leader

Ron Edmondson

Are you easy to follow as a leader? I might ask – are you followable? Followable may not be a Scrabble approved word – or even a word, but the application and the intent of the word is huge. A followable leader has people who want to follow. See how elementary I can be?

Three Ways To Make a Difference Today

Leadership Freak

Fuel, manage, and monitor energy, first your own, then others. You can’t get there with an empty tank. It’s not flashy, but in order to fuel energy in others you need to… Continue reading → Purpose Strengths Leadership Leadership Development

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What You Need to Know Before Starting Your Business

Women on Business

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Don’t Forget To Take Care Of Yourself

Joseph Lalonde

The day started off like a normal day or so it seemed. I awoke to my alarm going off. From there, I got dressed, grabbed a quick bite to eat, and spent a relaxing day with Lok. I also tossed in a quick workout on the elliptical. However, partway through the day, I started to feel groggy.

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Shift from Managing Your Business to Growing It

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14 Ways to Make People Feel Important

RapidStart Leadership

She started her own business late in life and turned it into a multi-million dollar enterprise. She donated millions to worthy causes. She was once named the most outstanding business woman of the 20th century.

Jim Collins: Stung by a Life-Changing Comment

Leadership Freak

It was 1988. Jim Collins was a first year faculty at Stanford. Jim writes, “… I sought out Professor John Gardner for guidance on how I might become a better teacher. Gardner, former… Continue reading → Courage Feedback Humility courageous leaders Growth Leadership Development

Why a Company Blog Should be Incorporated into Your Marketing Strategy

Strategy Driven

As a business owner, you’re open to any and all tips to aid in the growth of your business. But, if you haven’t started your company blog yet, you may want to reevaluate your marketing strategy.

5 Proven Steps to Start a Successful Franchise Business

Women on Business

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Belaying Leadership

Joseph Lalonde

Whenever I think of winters in Michigan, I think of the great times I’ve had ice climbing. From the guys to the weather to the climbing, everything falls into place perfectly. We leave early in the morning and drive for hours. We arrive at our cabin and unpack.

How To Be A Trusted Executive

Eric Jacobson

Perhaps now more than ever it's time for the book by John Blakey called, The Trusted Executive: Nine Leadership Habits That Inspire Results, Relationships, and Reputation.

How to Make Meaningful Change

Leadership Freak

It takes no courage to stand aloof and complain. Do you wish to lead? Change something. #1. Accept the messy. Acceptance isn’t approval. “The first step toward change is awareness. The second step… Continue reading → Change Leadership Development Leadership

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Employee & Manager Relationship

Career Advancement

Achieving the highest possible return on human capital must be every manager’s goal. Brian Tracy~. Sebastian asks: As a new manager, I see that building relationships with my employees is way different than with coworkers.

Your Problem

Execupundit

[Photo by Caroline Hernandez at Unsplash] You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies. Steve Martin

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Educating Your Audience: The New Way to Build an Audience

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Leadership Inspirations – Advertising

Strategy Driven

“When business is good it pays to advertise, when it is bad you have got to advertise.” ” Red Auerbach (1917 – 2006). Hall of Fame Basketball Coach of the Washington Capitols, Tri-Cities Blackhawks and Boston Celtics.

When to Give a Second Chance and When to Draw the Line

Leadership Freak

I give second chances reluctantly. I don’t want you on my team if you don’t work hard and bring your best. Drifters, excuse-makers, and blamers freak me out. They don’t deserve second chances.… … Continue reading → compassion Humility Leading Marks of leaders Success Taking others higher Growth Leadership Development organizational success

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My Father’s Business

Leading Blog

T HE DOLLAR GENERAL CORPORATION began in 1939 as J. Turner and Son in in Scottsville, Kentucky by James Luther Turner and Cal Turner. Scottsville was a small town of only 2,000 people and 60-miles south of Nashville. Not a great place to build a retail business.

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While Researching Family History

Execupundit

Photo showing a German Me410 fighter just off the wing of an American B-17 bomber of the U.S. 388th Bomber Group during World War II. My uncle Rensler Pomeroy was a navigator with that group

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You Can Offer Equal Pay in the Workplace

Women on Business

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If We Know HOW To Be Happy, How Come We Still Can’t BE Happy?

Terry Starbucker

Picture this… You are a researcher, looking over one of the most comprehensive long-term studies of human behavior. You spend 42 years with nearly 270 men, studying their lives.

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Why Humility Delivers More Results Than Arrogance

Leadership Freak

Arrogance holds you back. Humility propels you forward. Courage and humility: You’d be wrong if you said humility is kin to fear. Courage is the willingness and ability to fail and try… Continue reading → Humility arrogance

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How to Encourage Teens to Get Jobs and Save Their Own Money

Strategy Driven

Instead of allowing your kiddo to laze around the house this summer, encourage your teen to get a job and save their own money instead. How so? Here are a few methods for talking your teen into taking on responsibilities and making their own cash this summer.

Irritating Terms Update

Execupundit

Business Dictionary on the origin of the term "c-suite

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How to Start a Business Right after College

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Stuff

Chris Brady

You’ve got it. We’ve got it. Seems that nearly everyone’s got it—stuff, I mean. Stuff is the stuff that we have sitting around our houses, garages, and especially basements. Some people go so far as. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

7 Ways to Find Your Breakthrough Moment

Leadership Freak

Breakthroughs are rare when you avoid where they happen. #1. Breakthroughs happen when you accept ignorance. You wouldn’t need a breakthrough if you already knew what to do. Ignorance is the hinge where… Continue reading → Change Innovation Taking others higher Leadership Development leadership success

Best eCommerce Marketing Tips

Strategy Driven

Are you currently dissatisfied with your ecommerce business venture thus far? Maybe you haven’t achieved the levels of success that you know you can reach. Or maybe your little ecommerce shop is bursting with customers and you’re ready to take things to the next level.

Random Thoughts

Execupundit

[Photo by Joshua Coleman at Unsplash] There are few facial expressions more avoidable, more cruel, and more memorable than a slight smirk. ~ We carefully walk through the jungle, watching for gorillas, and are ambushed by baboons. ~

How To Be A Stronger Career Mentor And Coach

Eric Jacobson

Author Paul Falcone offers the following great advice for how to become a stronger career mentor and coach by helping your subordinates grow and develop in their own careers. Encourage others to engage in random acts of kindness. Find creative ways of surprising your customers.

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How the Workplace Is Changing in 2018

Chart Your Course

There’s an old saying: The only thing that’s certain is change, and that’s sometimes nowhere more apparent than in the workplace. Decades ago, women were prevented from even trying their hand at some jobs, and couldn’t work if they were married or pregnant.

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Portrait of a Squeaky Wheel

Leadership Freak

Squeaky wheels suck the life out of leaders, teams, and organizations while they claim the high ground for themselves. Squeaky wheels have aspiration for others and exemption for themselves. Portrait of a squeaky… Continue reading → Complaints Criticism Encouragement Success Leadership Leadership Development organizational success

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