Conflict Resolution Tips: Task Oriented People with People.

The Recovering Engineer

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Conflict Resolution Tips: People Oriented Individuals with Task.

The Recovering Engineer

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Holocaust and the 2008 Financial Crisis - Leadership Lessons

Modern Servant Leader

A Worthy Goal for 2011 and Beyond


Home Go to Guest Posts Disclaimer A Worthy Goal for 2011 and Beyond New year brings with it new predictions, agendas, resolutions and trends. From Seth Godin’s post “ What is Excellence ” at Tom Peters website So, seeking/delivering excellence in everything you do is a goal worth chasing in 2011 (and beyond). On that note, wish you an “excellent” 2011! - - - - - Stay tuned to QAspire Blog: Subscribe via RSS or Email, Connect via Facebook or Follow us on Twitter.

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Is Social Media an Excuse for Brand Positioning Laziness? | In the.

In the CEO Afterlife

by John • September 19, 2011 • Branding , Marketing , Strategy • 2 Comments. I retired from the CEO’s office in 1994 and from strategy and marketing consulting in 2008. October 2, 2011 at 5:54 am. October 5, 2011 at 1:15 am. December 2011. July 2011.

Robert Gates on Sun Tzu and The Art of War

First Friday Book Synopsis

I am grateful to my friend Thomas Huynh, founder of Sonshi, for the head’s up about Robert Gates‘s appearance on CBS 60 Minutes (Sunday, May 22, 2011) during which he indicates his high regard for Sun Tzu and his classic work, The Art of War. Bob's blog entries CBS 60 Minutes BusinessWeek magazine's "Top 12 Most Engaged Reader-Contributors of 2008" Katie Couric Robert Gates on Sun Tzu and The Art of War Sonshi The Art of War—Spirituality for Conflict Thomas Cleary Thomas Huyn

Looking For Leadership

N2Growth Blog

Company Culture 3.0: The Conscious Connected Workplace

The Leadership Advisor

62% would help a brand promote their products or services if there is a cause behind them (up 9% on 2008). We are honored to have Kate Billing of Blacksmith Ltd. as the first of many contributions to The Leadership Advisor blog.

Do You Really Need a Meeting to Make a Decision? Five Keys to.

Kevin Eikenberry

Five Keys to Better Decision Making in Meetings by Kevin Eikenberry on January 24, 2011 in Decision Making , Leadership , Learning Lots of things happen in meetings – some of them even helpful! Reply Kevin Eikenberry January 26, 2011 at 10:55 pm Sonja – thanks for your comments.

Shortlist Announced for Financial Times and Goldman Sachs “Business Book of the Year” Award

First Friday Book Synopsis

Thursday September 15th, 2011: The Financial Times and Goldman Sachs today announced the shortlist for the seventh annual Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award (, which aims to identify the book providing the most compelling and enjoyable insight into modern business issues.

The 50 Most Influential Management Gurus

First Friday Book Synopsis

Below are the results for 2011. Christensen (#1) Disrupting Class (2008) Harvard Business Review Innosight Kim B. Every two years, the Thinkers50 publishes their definitive list of management thinkers. For classic HBR content from this year’s winners, please click here. Clayton M. Christensen is the Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, and is widely regarded as one of the world’s foremost [.].

Using LinkedIn Effectively: 7 Tips to Make the Most of your.

Women on Business

As of October 2008, the site had more than 30 million registered users spanning 150 industries.

Five Minutes - a Key to Successful Time Management

Kevin Eikenberry

Casavant January 28, 2011 at 11:32 am Kevin – great suggestions!! Crystal Reply Kevin Eikenberry January 28, 2011 at 12:40 pm Great points Crystal – thanks for sharing! Kevin Reply Jan Carley January 28, 2011 at 11:52 am I like your thinking here Kevin.

Five Ways to Recognize – and Value – Your Expertise

Kevin Eikenberry

Nine Steps for Creating and Maintaining Team Ownership of Ideas.

Kevin Eikenberry

Reply Kevin Eikenberry February 2, 2011 at 10:34 am Thanks Kirk, as you have probably heard, and likely repeated, “common sense isn’t always common practice&#.

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Ideas Don't Equal Innovation | N2Growth Blog

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Women's Leadership Exchange - Blog - Good Morning President Obama

Women's Leadership Exchange

Womens History Month: Acknowledging Six Women Named Alice Its a New Dawn, Its a New Day, Its a New Life For Small Business and Im Feeling Good Good Morning President Obama Subscribe in a reader Posted: November 5, 2008, 10:22 PM by Leslie Grossman Waking up this morning, I smell "hope" in the air, rather than the familiar smell of coffee.What a welcome fragrance! Posted: November 7, 2008, 11:30 AM by Isabel Perlinski For everyones information, 46% of this country voted for McCain.

Attitude Reflects Leadership

N2Growth Blog

Two Things to Remember as You Change the World


Posted in Uncategorized 7 Responses to “Two Things to Remember as You Change the World&# Bret Simmons : January 5, 2011 at 12:11 pm Love it. Bret Brandon Jones : January 5, 2011 at 11:35 pm This is a great post! Brandon Mary Jo Asmus : January 6, 2011 at 8:27 am Hi Bret, I agree! Sara Canaday : January 6, 2011 at 11:12 am Despite age and experience, you offer sage and time tested advice for those of use who are wired with a lot of preserverance and less patience.

Advocacy to Shift Culture

Women on Business

2 Comments 1 Tweets that mention Advocacy to Shift Culture :: Women on Business -- January 12th, 2011 at 12:36 pm [.] 2 Dr. Sharon OConnor January 12th, 2011 at 7:39 pm Thanks for raising awareness on this topic.

Trust in Leadership: Is it Earned or Given?

C-Level Strategies

Photo is of soldiers in the 3rd Platoon, Company B, Combat Team northwest of Baghdad on July 4, 2008 by the U.S. At one of our recent CEO Connection Boot Camps a bit of a debate ignited over the topic of trust in leadership: is it given or is it earned?

Four Leadership Lessons from Punxsutawney Phil

Kevin Eikenberry

Tagged as: Groundhog Day , Punxsutawney Phil , tradition { 3 comments… read them below or add one } Jeffrey February 2, 2011 at 10:31 am Nice job. Kevin Reply Poul Andreassen February 4, 2011 at 11:14 am Helpful lessons on leadership you do not realize until you read them.

The First Seven Things to Do When You Get Promoted

Kevin Eikenberry

Tagged as: career success , job success , new job , promoted , promotion { 3 comments… read them below or add one } Dorothy Tannahill-Moran January 17, 2011 at 2:09 pm Excelling on the job is not complicated as your article points out.

Workplace Gossip | N2Growth Blog

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The Best Business Books Ever: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Best Business Books Ever: The Most Influential Management Books You’ll Never Have Time to Read Basic Books (2011) Note: This review is of a book published earlier this year. Christensen Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology (1987) Gerry McGovern Guy Kawasaki's Reality Check: The Irreverent Guide to Outsmarting [comma] Outmanaging [comma] and Outmarketing Your Competition (2008) Igor Ansoff jason jennings Jerry Porras Niccolò Machiavelli Patrick Lencioni R.

Leaders are Service Revolvers

Chris Brady

and a Winner Announced » January 31, 2011 Leaders as Service Revolvers A farmer ambled along the lonely country road heading to his humble farm one dusk evening when he dozed and ran off the road.

Twitter for Non-Profits: An Interview with Twitter’s Claire Diaz-Ortiz

Ron Edmondson

She also owns Interwebs Publishing and Saving Money Media , a blog network that has been helping families live better on less since 2008. Recently I had the opportunity to meet and later interview Claire Diaz-Ortiz. Claire leads social innovation at Twitter, where she has worked since 2009. She wrote Twitter for Good: Change the World one Tweet at a Time and is a frequent international speaker on social media, leadership, and social change.

Have You Trained Your Replacement?


January 19th, 2011 | Author: Mary Jo Asmus Today’s guest post is from Mike Figliuolo at The thoughtLEADERS Blog. Gina : January 19, 2011 at 12:47 pm I have always believed that the most important job a leader has is to train his/her replacement. Mary Jo Asmus : January 19, 2011 at 9:20 pm Gina, thanks. DP: January 20, 2011 at 11:26 am I hope Steve Jobs (or at least Apple’s board) has this mindset.

Expect to Earn It

Chris Brady

Main | There Will Always Be "Others" » January 11, 2011 Expect to Earn It Children and adults alike fantasize about becoming big successes. God Bless Posted by: Tom Abbott | January 11, 2011 at 04:00 PM Chris, What a great video.

Gandhi, Leadership And A Fews Lessons On Simplicity


Jessica Cox Becomes First Pilot With No Arms By Hemal, January 17, 2011 @ 12:31 pm I have no other words than “Simply&# superb ! Home Go to Guest Posts Disclaimer Gandhi, Leadership And A Few Lessons On Simplicity I have been a great admirer of Mahatma Gandhi - one of the greatest leaders India has ever produced. I recently visited Sabarmati Ashram , one of the residences of Gandhi, where we got a glimpse into Gandhi’s life as a national leader.

7 Ways to Be a More Thankful Person

Ron Edmondson

Related posts: Here’s What I’m Most Thankful For in 2008. Are you truly thankful? I find at times I am, and at other times, I’m like the rest of God’s children. I can be a grumbler. What would it take to learn the secret of contentment…to be thankful all the time?

Heritage and Innovation: Finding the Balance

Leading Blog

Howard Schultz recognized as he began to deal with Starbuck’s identity crisis in 2008 that they had to strike a delicate balance between heritage and innovation.

What To Do With Blind Spots


Posted in Uncategorized 11 Responses to “What To Do With Blind Spots&# Dan Rockwell : January 3, 2011 at 10:44 am Mary Jo, Thanks for the shout out and for sharing your story. Thanks for all you do, Dan Meredith Bell : January 3, 2011 at 11:47 am Mary Jo, I love this post for two reasons. Mary Jo Asmus : January 3, 2011 at 12:15 pm Dan thanks. Jones : January 3, 2011 at 2:56 pm Mary Jo, I really like this blog post.

A Guilty Conscience = A Great Hire??? :: Women on Business

Women on Business

By Maribeth Kuzmeski Are you looking to add new individuals to your team in 2011?

9 Steps to Work Less and Do More

Kevin Eikenberry

Tagged as: organization , productivity , professional development , time management { 3 comments… read them below or add one } Poul Andreassen February 4, 2011 at 11:18 am I should add this book in my shelf in near future.

Why the Baby in a Manger?

Ron Edmondson

Top Baby Names 2008 (and more). Related posts: Poor Little Baby Jesus. Your Baby Shower Needs a Man’s Touch. Devotional Jesus


The Power of Focus Words

Kevin Eikenberry

Tagged as: Chris Brogan , experience , focus , Goal setting , implementation , Relationships { 1 comment… read it below or add one } Barry Dennis January 7, 2011 at 10:41 am Loved your idea.

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One Week Until From Bud to Boss is Released!

Kevin Eikenberry

The Happiness Advantage: Escaping the Cult of the Average

Strategy Driven

When the global economy collapsed in 2008, Shawn was immediately called in as an expert by the world’s largest banks to help restart forward progress.

Two Books to Better Organizational Results

Kevin Eikenberry

Cohen , Nick McCormick , professional development , questions { 1 comment… read it below or add one } Poul Andreassen February 7, 2011 at 8:53 am Good one on Childish behavior, even one talks about work place, ethics etc but very few talk about the Impact of childish behavior.

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