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FurnitureYouCanAfford.com has low prices, free shipping(in the continental U.S.), and a large selection of awesome furniture

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How to Recognize (and Cure) Your Own Hubris

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Confidence is an attribute that every leader needs to embrace and to foster in others. But when confidence goes too far, it can become hubris. Overdosing on confidence is easy to do. Jim Collins writes about the organizational side of hubris in his latest book, How the Mighty Fall.

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Leadership Q&A: Luis Urzua: Exception or Standard?

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Watching the rescue of the 33 Chilean miners was heartening to see. Hearing the description of what the shift boss, Luis Urzua, did to lead the 32 miners was inspiring for one whose has spent most of his adult life focused on leadership

MBAs Attract Current and Former Soldiers - WSJ.com [del.icio.us]

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With leadership skills honed in battle and experience shouldering far more responsibility than their civilian peers, many former military officers are enrolling in M.B.A. programs to get one of the key attributes they lack—knowledge of the business world. leadershipdevelopment military leadership

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When good investment decisions end up backing more women CEOs: Conversation with Cameron Lester at Azure Capital.

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By Marylene Delbourg-Delphis @ mddelphis. Azure Capital , a San Francisco-based venture capital firm with over $650 million under management, has been remarkably successful since its inception a little over ten years go.

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The Year of C.E.O. Failures Explained (NY Times) [del.icio.us]

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David Pogue's take on some 2011 high profile failures by tech CEOs. nytimes failure ceo leadership

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Work Life Lead: Creating An Open Culture of Gratitude

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More and more it is becoming evident that organizational leaders are not just decision-makers and systems managers, but the creators of a culture for the achievement of impact. Borrowing from the open source software movement

Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 88 – Wendy Appel, The Enneagram Specialist

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This week Pam speaks with Wendy Appel, The Enneagram Specialist about her book InsideOut Enneagram plus the Weekly Leader Website of the Week, Pam’s Research Report and more great podsafe music. Website of the Week You Are Not So Smart podcast Research Report of the Week The Economist Focus: More coffee, less midnight oil Weekly Leader [.] Related posts: Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 83 – Leadership Communications.

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The Link Between Leadership, Learning and Organizational Performance [del.icio.us]

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And lastly, a leader must project a culture of innovation (through learning), otherwise performance will suffer. learning innovation leadership

Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 89 – Whitney Johnson, author of Dare, Dream, Do

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This week Pam speaks with Whitney Johnson about her book Dare, Dream, Do plus the Weekly Leader Website of the Week, Pam’s Research Report and more great podsafe music. Website of the Week WaterFire Providence – Peter’s gig and 2012 ArtPlace Grant recipient Pam’s 2009 Father’s Day post: Leadership lessons from my Dad From the [.] Related posts: Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 33 – Nilofer Merchant, author of The New How.

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Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 96 – Dan Schwabel, author of Promote Yourself

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This week Pam speaks with Dan Schwabel, author of Promote Yourself, and more great podsafe music. Weekly Leader Dan Schwabel, author of Promote Yourself, The New Rules for Career Success (Kindle) Twitter: @DanSchwabel Website Contact Info Send comments to podcast@weeklyleader.net Audio comments are welcomed and encouraged. Attach an MP3 file of 5 mb of less. Weekly Leader […]. Related posts: Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 93 – Greg Marcus, Idolbuster.

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Work Life Lead: The Organic Steward

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This is a continuing series on Organic Leadership that is pointing to the changes in leadership and organizations that are happening in our time. The Organic leader is a steward of the company. A steward cares for the people and the

Addictive Personality? You Might be a Leader | NY Times [del.icio.us]

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Interesting but not so sure. leadership behavior

Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 93 – Greg Marcus, Idolbuster

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This week Pam speaks with Greg Marcus of Idolbuster, Pam’s Research Report of the Week, reports on some good and bad CEO’s and more great podsafe music. Leadership in the News 100 Best Performing CEO’s in the World – (check out the demographics tab) Harvard Business Review, Jan. – Feb. 2013 issue The Worst CEO’s [.]. Related posts: Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 92 Nikhil Arora, BTTR Ventures. Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 83 – Leadership Communications.

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Op-ed against Goldman Sachs a wake-up call (to all leaders) [del.icio.us]

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If your employees were to write an op-ed about you or your organization, what might they say? What do you aspire to have them say, and how are you leading with your actions to get those results? leadership

Experience Means Nothing – Judgement is Everything

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What we need our leaders to do about the oil spill is to listen to things from all sides and exercise judgment - calm, sound judgment. Not a soul on the earth has any experience capping a mile-deep oil well

Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 91 – Willa Seldon, The Bridgespan Group

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This week Pam speaks with Willa Seldon, partner, The Bridgespan Group, 2012 General Election, the fall of another American hero, Pam’s Research Report of the Week followed by more great podsafe music. Leadership in the News 2012 General Election – Concession speeches of Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown and Republican Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney Fall of another [.] Related posts: Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 83 – Leadership Communications.

Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 95 – Aaron Schwartz, CEO (Director of Player Personnel), Modify Watches

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This week Pam speaks with Aaron Schwartz, CEO (Director of Player Personnel), Modify Watches and more great podsafe music. Leadership In the News “Luck is the residue of design” at WaterFire Providence (quote attributed to Branch Rickey) Website of the Week Flipboard on the Web Pam’s Magazines: Workplace Culture Leading Healthcare Change Brains & Personality Weekly Leader [.]. Related posts: Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 93 – Greg Marcus, Idolbuster.

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Does Collaborative Leadership Have to Be Slow? - Morten T. Hansen and Herminia Ibarra - Harvard Business Review [del.icio.us]

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Sparking creativity in teams: An executive’s guide - McKinsey Quarterly - Strategy - Strategy in Practice [del.icio.us]

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Senior managers can apply practical insights from neuroscience to make themselves—and their teams—more creative. leadership creativity practice team

Introverted Execs Find Ways to Shine - WSJ.com [del.icio.us]

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Introverted Execs Find Ways to Shine. leadership ceo behavior

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Larry Page Is Leading Google To War | Business Insider [del.icio.us]

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Interesting take on "peace-time" and "war-time" ceo's/leadership. Not sure I agree but food for thought. ceo leadership behavior practice

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The Anatomy of Today’s Leader - Talent Management magazine [del.icio.us]

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The archetype of a leader isn’t necessarily a man occupying the corner office, with decades of experience under his belt. So, what does a great leader look like? leaders

Leadership Q&A: Is there difference between stewardship and.

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This is another column in a series on The Stewardship of Gratitude. You can follow on Twitter at #stewardshipgratitude. Is there a difference between being a steward and being a leader? I'm tempted to say, “No, they are virtually the

Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 57 | Jim Kouzes, The Leadership.

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The second half of Peter's interview of Jim Kouzes, co-author of The Leadership Challenge. Also, LinkedIn's Lead Change Group, Fast Company's Influence Project, Pam's Research Report of the Week and more great podsafe music

Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 68: Captain Alwyn Landry and the.

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This week on the Weekly Leader Leadership Podcast Peter speaks with Captain Alwin Landry who lead the rescue of all 115 survivors from the Deepwater Horizon explosion, fire and sinking. Plus Pam's Research Report of the Week

Four Temptations Christian Leaders Face | @MichaelHyatt [del.icio.us]

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Applicable to all leaders. leadership practice

What it takes to lead | Harvard Gazette [del.icio.us]

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Harvard experts probe qualities essential to managing well. leadership harvard theory

Nokia CEO Stephen Elop rallies troops in brutally honest memo | Engadget [del.icio.us]

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Brutal honesty, the best leadership policy? ceo communication leadership

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From Soup to Negligee: Success According to Victoria's Secret's Lori Greeley and Campbell Soup's Denise Morrison | Knowledge@Wharton [del.icio.us]

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A tale of two women in business, and how each found her way to the top. leadership diversity women ceo

Authentic Leadership Can Be Bad Leadership | Harvard Business Review [del.icio.us]

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Great post by Deborah Gruenfeld and Lauren Zander. leadership practice authenticity badleadership

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Expanding management: The delicate art of sharing control | Fortune [del.icio.us]

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Interesting in light of the recent Google CEO transition news. leadership transition succession ceo

Google's Greatest Innovation May Be Its Management Practice | Fast Company [del.icio.us]

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Interesting post by Bruce Nussbaum on what he calls bi-generational leadership. leadership ceo roles responsibility succession GenY Boomers

The Open Company: The evolution of management | The Economist [del.icio.us]

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Important reading for all leaders. leadership innovation

Leading across borders: inclusive thinking in an interconnected world | Ernst & Young [del.icio.us]

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Three things that business leaders can do on Monday morning to learn, think and act differently. leadership leadershipdevelopment practice diversity

Getting Executives on Social Media Boosts Leadership Development - Chief Learning Officer, Solutions for Enterprise Productivity [del.icio.us]

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New research shows that leaders who use social media help raise their brand’s profile, instill confidence in the company’s leadership team and build greater trust, brand loyalty and purchase intent among customers. socialmedia leadership

Learn From Failure | Chief Learning Officer [del.icio.us]

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Instead, learning leaders should look for areas where calculated failures will bear dividends — both individually, in terms of leadership development, and organizationally — as a means to spark innovation, growth and organizational performance. failure leadership

E&Y CEO on what makes global leaders successful | FORTUNE [del.icio.us]

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Not surprising report on the benefits of diversity in leadership but definitely worth a read. leadership diversity Davos Fortune

The Essence of Leadership

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a corporation is a collection of human beings; employees, stockholders, customers, and stakehold

Best Buy's Boss on the Lessons of Social Media | BusinessWeek [del.icio.us]

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Best Buy CEO Brian Dunn on getting into social media to learn about his customers and employees—and knowing when to draw the line. socialmedia leadership ceo

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Sudden Leader Loss Leaves Firms in Limbo | Wall Street Journal [del.icio.us]

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Unfortunately, not all that surprising lack of preparedness. leadership succession transition planning