Five Ways to Transfuse Energy into your Team

Kevin Eikenberry

A blood transfusion is a process of receiving blood products into your blood stream intravenously. In the past, whole blood was introduced into the patient’s blood stream. Today, typically, particular blood parts like red blood cells or plasma are injected as needed. In non-technical terms, blood (or blood parts) is injected into someone’s blood stream [.]. Leadership Learning Success Uncategorized

The November 2011 Leadership Development Carnival

Great Leadership By Dan

Welcome to the November 6, 2011 edition of leadership development carnival! It’s much more effective to direct our creative energy by Brainsteering.

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Where do you get your energy?

Lead Change Blog

Where do you get your energy? Leadership Development Self Leadership Character Character-based Leadership energy leader Leadership Self DevelopmentPosted in Leadership Development Self Leadership If you are a character-based leader you will strive to be the best you can be. You will be leading with integrity, and courage and regard to others. You will be after a noble cause or at the very least a noble way to reach your objectives. You will feel committed and responsible for the [.]

Nuclear Energy, Japan, Earthquakes & Tsunamis, Libya, Tom Friedman – and a Few Reflections

First Friday Book Synopsis

Randy's blog entries 57 Chevy Earthquakes Hot Flat and Crowded Japan Katsushita Hokusai Libya Nuclear Energy Spindletop the Tsunami wave off Kanagawa This Land is Your Land Tom Friedman Tsanamis Woody GuthrieThe core argument is very simple: America has a problem and the world has a problem.

Energy Evangelist


Yelling! Screaming! Laughing! MORE yelling and screaming! Five teenage girls (OK, they were 12 BUT think they're 13 and call themselves teenagers!) were on the front lawn, sitting on a blanket underneath a large hickory tree.

ESB International Energy Innovation – a B2B corporate blogging case study

Krishna De

Earlier this year, a new corporate blog was launched by ESB International called Energy Innovation. We provide services to international clients in the energy sector and also carry out work for other parts of ESB.

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3 Ways to Be a Positive Leader

Leading Blog

It’s a simple truth: When you care about your employees and the people you work with, they are more likely to stay on the bus and work harder, with more loyalty and greater positive energy.

The Essence of Strategy (Part 2) | In the CEO Afterlife

In the CEO Afterlife

by John • October 30, 2011 • Human Resources , Leadership , Marketing , Strategy • 4 Comments. At Fortis we help businesses use natural gas more efficiently, save energy and seek innovative energy solutions to save money. October 31, 2011 at 11:12 am.

Leadership & Influence

N2Growth Blog

Great relationships take great amounts of effort, energy and commitment. Associate with energy gainers and not energy drainers. By Mike Myatt , Chief Strategy Officer, N2growth. You cannot be a effective leader without influence.

Getting Beyond Maintenance Mode

Kevin Eikenberry

Achievement Intention Leadership Learning Manage Projects Personal Development Success energy maintenance momentumHave you ever felt like you were treading water, or maybe just floating? You are active, maybe even busy, and you are likely meeting all of your commitments, but you aren’t making any progress, not making any new progress. Several years ago my sister-in-law Kara stated this as being in maintenance mode. The description seemed [.].

How to Discover Your True Path in Life

C-Level Strategies

Because we will always be around people and situations that have negative energy. Just as you don’t want to take the negative energy of others and of the world with you on your True Path, you have to come to terms with what you personally have to leave behind as well.

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4 Ways to Use Your Blog to Land a New Job or Client

C-Level Strategies

You just never know what the impact of your energy will be! SPGonz Reply Lisa Petrilli January 13, 2011 at 10:18 am Steve, Love the coffee comment! Reply Lisa Petrilli January 13, 2011 at 10:19 am Thank you, Angela!

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Character Development + Skill Development = Leadership

The Leadership Advisor

So trustworthiness also means you must master your energy, specifically your emotions. Marlene has a master’s degree in HR Development from Webster University and is the author of Stop Workplace Drama (Wiley 2011).

10 little Things That Will Make a BIG Difference In Your Leadership

Terry Starbucker

Great leaders bring that energy into every room they enter, and infuse it into every dialogue they have.

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Energy Managment

Linked 2 Leadership

In their book The Power of Full Engagement , authors Jim Loehr and Tony Schwartz suggest that energy – not time – is our most precious resource. However, unlike batteries, human energy doesn’t store in reserve very well. So how are you doing in managing your energy?

The Introvert’s Guide to Getting Noticed in Business

C-Level Strategies

Whereas introverts generally prefer to be alone or in groups of two or three people with whom they are very comfortable, extraverts get their energy from being around others, by participating in activities and events with others, and even from energizing others.

Leadership and Feminism

Women on Business

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Leadership Advice: Getting Others to Follow Your Lead

C-Level Strategies

Energy. I have learned through a lot of soulful work during the past year about how we as humans absorb other people’s energy. On the flip-side, if I am working with someone who is emitting low (negative or flat) energy I absorb that as well.

5 Reasons Curious Leadership Will Strengthen Your Organization

Lead Change Blog

Leadership Development Workplace Issues actions Change Culture energy engagement Growth lead change Leadership management visionPosted in Leadership Development Workplace Issues 5 Reasons Curious Leadership Will Strengthen Your Organization: Exploring fills you with a sense of adventure, learning how things work and why they work that way makes your every cell in your body dance! In your explorations, you turn things over and look underneath them.

5 Right Ways to Respond to Criticism

Ron Edmondson

This might not change your answer but may change the amount of energy you invest in your answer. Let’s be honest! Criticism can hurt.

Should Leaders Bring Feelings and Passion to Work?

C-Level Strategies

By explaining your feeling as “surprise” rather than resentment -even though you know it’s resentment – you’re not giving negative energy to the conversation and it becomes easier for someone to respond.

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Steve Jobs 1955-2011

Leading Blog

Steve's brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that enrich and improve all of our lives. One of the most remarkable innovators of our time, Steve Jobs has been called a Henry Ford, a Walt Disney, a Thomas Edison. "We

The Introvert’s Guide to Leadership

C-Level Strategies

Where do you put your attention and get your energy? Jung explain different attitudes people use to direct their energy. I like getting my energy from active involvement in events and having a lot of different activities.

What Leaders Have in Common With Raffles

Kevin Eikenberry

Influence Leadership Learning Charles Barkley Westar EnergyYou’ve experienced it many times. You are at the county fair, the community charity event, a local seminar or networking event. You bought a ticket, filled out a form, or handed someone your business card. And you know the rules. You must be present to win. If you wanted the items being drawn, you wanted [.].

Leadership Lessons: 5 Critical Requirements When Leading Change

C-Level Strategies

Otherwise, my energy will wane, and then too will my followers. Steve Woodruff and I couldn’t be happier to be welcoming our leadership colleague Mike Henry Sr. as this week’s Leadership Chat Guest Host.

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7 Reasons People Disappear from Church

Ron Edmondson

You spend energy and heart on people, grow to love them and get excited about them, and suddenly they are nowhere to be found. One frustration I have had in ministry is watching people come to church, get excited for a time, then disappear.

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As the Holidays Approach: How to Avoid Holiday-itis

Kevin Eikenberry

It hits about the first of December each year and impacts people’s attitudes, energy, and productivity for approximately four weeks. You may not even be aware of the newest quasi-medical malady facing people around the globe. Like any other malady, the first step in treatment is diagnosis. I’m sharing the diagnosis and subsequent treatment plan [.]. Leadership Learning Personal Development Christmas Holidays New Year’s Day productivity time management

How Introverts Can Succeed in Business and Leadership

C-Level Strategies

I learned very early in my career that the way I led was different from my extraverted colleagues. I came to understand that if I wanted to receive top assignments, get promoted, and garner support for my ideas I needed to approach the challenges of business and leadership in a uniquely savvy way.

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Put Your Own Mask on First

Next Level Blog

Personal Presence Work-Life Balance managing energy Michael Pollan self-care sleep stress management The Next LevelIf you’ve flown on a commercial airliner, you’ve heard the flight attendants say something along the lines of, “In the unlikely event of a loss of cabin pressure, yellow oxygen masks will deploy. Please click the headline to read the whole story.

How to Open Yourself Up to Receiving Abundance

C-Level Strategies

Fear gives lack energy and power and creates a psychologically debilitating cycle. Tuesday night in Leadership Chat as we talked about how great leaders affect work-life balance , we touched on the concept of “lack.&#.

The Power of Focus - Concentrate Your Personal Energy

Building Personal Strength

I've known entrepreneurs of extraordinary energy and a wide range of interests who pursued their success that way. It's about how you distribute energy. How much personal energy do you have? Can you succeed by distributing your energy among many activities during a day?

27 July 2011 - Midtown, NYC - Mastering Workplace Performance

Jason Womack

Time is just one of them the other three are: Energy: You're a morning person or an afternoon person or an evening person. How you manage your MENTAL and PHYSICAL energy will immediately and significantly alter how you use your time.

7 Personal Development Benefits of Saying No

Ron Edmondson

The more experience I get in life the more I learn the importance of personal development.

My Interview With Yoda, Social Media Guru and Jedi Warrior

Terry Starbucker

Its energy surrounds us… and binds us. Starbucker : Whoh, Social Media is an energy like the Force? Somewhere, in a galaxy far, far away, I had a rare chance to chat with Yoda, who, it can now be revealed, has been one of my favorite Social Media mentors.

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5 Productivity Pitfalls Learned From Marathon Training

Ron Edmondson

mile distance within the top half of finishers for my age group – with energy to spare! During the training for my first two races I ate more and healthier fuel than normal to sustain my higher energy output. This is a guest post by Tor Contantino.

7 Essential Attributes for Picking Good Leaders

Leading Blog

It gives followers a sense that their interests are being looked after, and this creates positive energy. A leader’s passion or drive is important because it creates positive energy. High energy and enthusiasm are signs of passion but the trick is to determine where that fire comes from and is the leader in it just for themselves. We complain about our leaders. So we eventually get rid of them and we move on to the next one with the hope that it will be different this time.

10 Scenarios to Help Determine if it’s Time to Quit

Ron Edmondson

When you don’t have the energy to pull your own weight - For whatever reason, whether it’s because you’ve given up, you are bored, or just can’t keep up the pace, if you are dragging down productivity and you don’t have the incentive to improve, perhaps it’s time for a change in your workplace.

Introverts and Extroverts

Coaching Tip

Introverts get their energy internally. Extroverts gain energy from being with other people, often the more the merrier. Source: The Wall Street Journal, June 28, 2011. Many people believe that introverts, by definition, are shy and extroverts are outgoing. This is incorrect. Introverts and extroverts differ in how they process information. There are shy extroverts and outgoing introverts. Most of us have a little of both in us, but lean one way or the other.

5 Leadership Lessons: What if You Could Take Control of Your Life with One Decision?

Leading Blog

We were not put on earth to carry other people’s negative energy, nor were we created to burden others with ours.” Instead you’re allowing someone to tease you into a battle that’s not yours to fight, thus diverting your energy from the play you’re meant to run. You give energy to what is right about them. Great leaders know they cannot let others determine their moods and behaviors. The decision is ours.

A Round Up of My Writing in January 2011


January 2011 – a new year that started with new energy, new hopes and new aspirations. In case you missed reading any of my posts, here is a quick round up of all my writing in January 2011. My Writing at QAspire Blog: A Worthy Goal for 2011 and Beyond. Round Ups January 2011 Round UpA year to take our endeavors to the next level and relentlessly chase excellence. Perhaps a reason why I started my year with this post on Excellence.