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End Meeting Nightmares: Manage Results, Not Activity

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “A meeting is an event at which the minutes are kept and the hours are lost.” ” Unknown. Want to review housekeeping details weekly?

Leaders Are Readers

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers. Harry S. Truman.

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What is Synchronized Leadership?

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “The single most important element of success in war is leadership.” ” Gen David Goldfein, USAF.

Continuing the Mission – How to Exit Gracefully (And Why You Should)

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Leadership to me means duty, honor, country. It means character, and it means listening from time to time. George W.

36 Questions Which Lead Leaders

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.” ” Voltaire.

How Mindset Can Affect Organizational Leadership

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Genius is not enough; we need to get the job done.” ” Carol S. Dweck.

Leading Leaders – How to be Successful

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “The key to leading today is influence, not authority.” ” Ken Blanchard. So you have a boss.

Trust, A Force Multiplier

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “A A team is not a group of people who work together. A team is a group of people who trust each other.

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Are You A Leader or Boss?

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “People ask the difference between a leader and a boss … The leader works in the open, and the boss in covert.

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Self-Discipline, a Must for Team Success

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “Duty then is the sublimest word in the English language. You can never do more, you should never wish to do less” Robert E.

Using Intelligence Theory to Lead and Unlock Creativity

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Talent wins gam es, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships. ” – M ichael Jordan.

Are you a Pirate or a Leader…or Both?

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link].

Is It Time For A Leadership Break?

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago.” ” Friedrich Nitzsche. Being a leader can be tiring.

Go Ahead and Quit!

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “You’ve got to know when to hold them…and know when to fold them.” ” Kenny Rogers – The Gambler.

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Dynamic Dozen: People Need A Purpose, Not Just a Paycheck

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “A

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Hey Leader—What are You Fighting FOR?

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.” ” Mahatma Gandhi.

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Leading Teams to Greatness – Part 2

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “A good plan, violently executed now, is better than a perfect plan next week.”. General George S. Patton.

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7 Skills for Becoming An Emotionally Intelligent Leader

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4 Components of Leadership Effectiveness

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily; even if you had no title or position.”. Brian Tracy.

5 Step Delegation Process for Leadership Success

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “No No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit.”. Andrew Carnagie.

Communication – Easy to break – Tough to fix

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “If a leader can’t get a message across clearly and motivate others to act on it, then having a message doesn’t even matter.”

Dynamic Dozen: Step Up and Step Out

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “I I may not have been the best combat commander, but I always strove to be.

The Dual Pillars of Character: Strength & Honor

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “ Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and truly all that comes under thy observation in life.”

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How’s Your Leadership…Positive or Polluted?

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“It is a shame that so many leaders spend their time pondering their rights as leaders instead of their awesome responsibilities as leaders.”. James C. Hunter.

Anarchy in the Workplace

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. truly successful decision making relies on a balance between deliberate and instinctive thinking”. Malcolm Gladwell, from Blink.

If Leadership Were Easy, Everyone Would Follow You

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” ” Dwight D. Eisenhower.

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Sustaining High Performance In Your Teams

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Performance is your reality. Forget everything else.” Harold S. Green.

Why Your Company Needs a Chief Joy Officer

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. NOTE: This article was written by Holly Michel, wife of General John E. Michel, the co-founder and CEO of GeneralLeadership.com.

Lead at the Speed of Trust

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “ We judge ourselves by our intentions and others by their behavior.”. Stephen M.R. Covey , How fast does a $30B company move, sell, grow and survive?

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How Do You Listen as a Leader?

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” ” Winston Churchill.

3 Ways to Build Responsibility Skills In Your Subordinates

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility.

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21st Century Leadership requires Moral Courage

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “It It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.”. Mark Twain.

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Professional Growth Is Not An Option

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “It is the capacity to develop and improve their skills that distinguishes leaders from followers.” ” Warren Bennis & Burt Nanus.

Three Critical Questions for Strategic Planning

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. Henry Ford.

Continuing the Mission – Leadership Drives Culture During Transition

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. A change in leadership is not a change in mission. Military maxim.

From Technical Expert to Successful Leader

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This is a story about the transition from Technical Expert to Successful Leader. Following a one-year tour in Afghanistan, I was reassigned to an Air Traffic Control (ATC) radar facility.

Values-Based Leadership

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America''s Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Define what your brand stands for, its core values and tone of voice, and then communicate consistently in those terms. Simon Mainwaring.

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The Practice of Leadership

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “We We are shaped by practices and shape ourselves through practices. ”. Bob Dunham. What are you practicing as a leader?

Happy 241st Birthday to the United States Navy!

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link].

The 5 C’s of Passion Driven Leadership

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GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Nothing great was ever achieved without passion.”. Ralph Waldo Emerson.