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Home Go to Guest Posts Disclaimer Gratitude - 2010 I am filled with gratefulness as I think about 2010 coming to an end. John Hunter is a passionate improvement expert who shares some profound lessons on management, leadership, lean and Deming. Thanks to both of them for enlightening and inspiring. Talk to you soon.

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Home Go to Guest Posts Disclaimer People Focus - 2010 Management Improvement Carnival Samba Carnival at Helsinki 2009 - Photo by Tanmay Vora Some of my most significant learning in quality and continuous improvement have come from John Hunter’s Curious Cat Management Improvement Blog. Some very valuable career advice there.

Are you letting conflicts fester?


What does “being creative” look like in a particular situation? Almost

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Quality? Excellence? What?


Home Go to Guest Posts Disclaimer Quality? I was casually discussing quality and excellence with one of my old friends. We were exchanging our ideas on these topics, when I realized that he used the words quality and excellence interchangeably. In my view, quality is a route to excellence. Excellence? What?

Facing Challenges | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

It seems to be about personal, professional, and spiritual growth where lasting character qualities are produced and refined. Thanks. Get help.

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The Disconnected Leader | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

While optimism is generally a great quality for a CEO to possess, there is a point at which unbridled optimism can disconnect a person from reality.

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7 Important Personal Qualities that Build Power

Leading Blog

As part of these two fundamental personal attributes, they also possess seven essential personal qualities that help them amass organizational power and influence: Will: The drive to take on big challenges. For some, power is a bad word. But, without a doubt, power does open doors and provides opportunity. Personal Development

Our Love Affair With Poor Quality

Modern Servant Leader

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Drinking the Talent Kool-Aid | N2Growth Blog

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Copyright/Legal Privacy Resources Sitemap N2Growth Blog © Copyright 2010 N2Growth. I Think Not. mikemyatt: RT @janemyatt Their sacrifice.

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What CEOs Can Learn From the Goddess of Vision

C-Level Strategies

Michael McCurry May 15, 2010 at 12:43 pm Hi Lisa, This is a great post! Reply Lisa May 18, 2010 at 8:58 am Brad, I am so glad you said that!

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As Promised – Very Long Post on Managing Remote Teams | Survive.

Survive Your Promotion

67 percent of workers said the overall quality of their work improved. says: July 8, 2010 at 1:31 am Great article, Katy. Dial up?

Loyalty vs. Tenure | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

Copyright/Legal Privacy Resources Sitemap N2Growth Blog © Copyright 2010 N2Growth. So, what’s wrong with tenure you ask? I Think Not.

Leadership Art: Tearing Down Constricting Walls | C-Level.

C-Level Strategies

Steve Woodruff September 16, 2010 at 6:18 am With you. Reply Nancy Meeder September 16, 2010 at 8:05 am Lisa, Another great inspiring blog!

Leadership – No Talent Required | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

I would like to add Calmness and Tranquility as qualities that I have seen great leaders possess. I don’t ever remember dogging-it again.

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Building Your Brand “Buddy the Elf” Style – Part 1 :: Women on.

Women on Business

How endearing is your brand to your customers? What do you your customers believe and understand about your brand? Does it fill a need? Step 2.

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The 2010 Execution Round-Up: Six Companies That Couldn't 'Get It.

Strategy Driven

What did 2010 look like for you and your company? OnPoint Consulting’s 2010 Execution Gap Maker Round-Up… Execution Gap Maker #1: BP (Need I say more?) Execution Gap Maker #2: Nokia Nokia’s share of the worldwide market for mobile phones continued to slip in 2010. Juliano Howard T. Dickens Jr. Lucas D. Are financials on track?

Feedback: The Whole Truth (Almost)


However, there are some things that you can do to provide the best chance of getting quality feedback when you ask for it. Perfect. Courage!

Leadership & Loyalty | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

Copyright/Legal Privacy Resources Sitemap N2Growth Blog © Copyright 2010 N2Growth. One of the things I tend to value most is loyalty.

What Trust Is

Tony Mayo

I separate out the credibility (capacity to deliver, quality product/service, competence, etc.) Add it as a comment. Thank you! Share it!

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A Round Up of My Writing in January 2010


Home Go to Guest Posts Disclaimer A Round Up of My Writing in January 2010 January 2010 was a productive blogging month. In case you were busy all the month and could not catch up with this blog, here is a round-up of my writing activities in January 2010. I wrote earlier about “ toxic leadership ”. Don’t Kill It!

Discipline & Leadership | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

Wishing you memorable quality time with your loved ones. Copyright/Legal Privacy Resources Sitemap N2Growth Blog © Copyright 2010 N2Growth. Context, fluidity, and other nuanced behaviors are positive traits to embrace so long as they don’t serve as an excuse for a lack of discipline. Know the type? I see the big picture.

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Home Go to Guest Posts Disclaimer Nicholas Bate’s Book ‘Instant MBA’ and Other Great Resources for 2010 Nicholas Bate is a prolific thinker, blogger and author. 2010 promises to be exciting and there is no better time than now to read such brilliant resources and go from good to great! Great Indeed!

The 7 Deadly Sins of Conflict Resolution | Guy Harris: The.

The Recovering Engineer

Tweets that mention The 7 Deadly Sins of Conflict Resolution | Guy Harris: The Recovering Engineer -- says: June 7, 2010 at 7:32 pm [.]

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Articles of Faith: Great Leadership « Linked 2 Leadership

Linked 2 Leadership

Your service determines the quality of your leadership. We provide a safe and fun place to learn , grow and develop other leaders. Linkage Inc.

Top Tip: Master ONE Skill at a Time

Your Voice of Encouragement

I was never satisfied with average grades. I wanted to excel in every job I ever had, not just show up for work. Read more. Thanks for joining me.

Book Review: Innovation: Need of the Hour

Managing Leadership

— Today’s tips: Dan McCarthy’s Leadership Development Carnival is published, and what a great format he has chosen for displaying some really high-quality thinking from some of your favorite – and soon-to-be-favorite – writers on the topic. The latest in this series is certainly no exception. Give it a try! Sphere: Related Content.

The Problem With Coaching | N2Growth Blog

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Copyright/Legal Privacy Resources Sitemap N2Growth Blog © Copyright 2010 N2Growth. Probably the same as mine - not so good. Peter A.

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Love and Leadership | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

Of the legions of not so great leaders you’ve encountered over the years, how many of them were absent of these qualities? Alex Good One!

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Leaders: Born or Made? | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

Posted on July 20th, 2010 by admin in Leadership By Mike Myatt , Chief Strategy Officer, N2growth Leaders: born or made? Thank you. Only made!

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Servant Leadership Observer ? November 2010

Modern Servant Leader

December 2010. November 2010. October 2010. September 2010. August 2010. July 2010. June 2010. Other.


What I Learned About Networking When I Asked a Stranger for a Kidney

C-Level Strategies

Reply Lisa May 25, 2010 at 6:47 am Kneale, It was a blessing for me to meet you and have that very inspired conversation! Every night. scared.

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"Creation" - A Glimpse into the Personal Life of Charles Darwin

Building Personal Strength

Its a British film, and every aspect of the production is of the highest quality. Copyright 2010. The critics were not impressed.

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Effective Communication: Begin With The End In Mind | Guy Harris.

The Recovering Engineer

She has done that over the last few weeks, and today she reported that the quality of her interactions with her colleague has improved remarkably.

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Excuses, Excuses

Marshall Goldsmith

After reviewing thousands of 360-degree feedback summaries, I have a feel for what qualities direct reports respect and don’t respect in their leaders. When Bill Clinton published his best-selling memoir in 2004, he knew he would have to deal with the Monica Lewinsky scandal during his second term. That’s not an excuse. Life is good.

Pixar’s Competitive Advantage? A Connection Culture

Michael Lee Stallard

As such, everyone needs to contribute their ideas and opinions, everyone’s work matters and everyone makes a difference in the quality of a film.

QAspire Blog: Practical Insights on Quality, Management.


It is too dear, with its hopes and invitations, to waste a moment on the yesterdays.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson Tags: Leadership , Management , Subordination Career Related , Leadership , Managing People , Managing Projects | Tanmay February 22, 2010 2 Comments Other Links to this Post QAspire Blog - Quality, Management, Leadership & Life!

“If they do that, I don’t consider them a leader.”

Leading Blog

We need to get over the notion that a leader is a perfect person with a set of qualities that are balanced and in perfect alignment. And to be less makes you, you know … a manager. If that were the case we might as well forget about being a leader. We’re just not up to it. And yet life goes on and people do lead—in spite of themselves.

What Makes a Great Teacher? Leadership

Tony Mayo

The Atlantic Amanda Ripley Aren’t these familiar leadership qualities? Author About Tony Mayo Newsletter Sign-up Comments are welcome.

Author Chris Brady's Leadership Blog: Tell Me If Anything Was Ever.

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Posted by: Cathy - Team Rascals | July 19, 2010 at 05:53 PM Chris, I have been further considering your words in this post. Thanks so much.

More on Tolerance - The Rewards of Diversity

Building Personal Strength

As you learn more about them, appreciate their good and strong qualities. Copyright 2010. Tolerance isn’t always so easy. Hire them.