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The Best Leadership Books of 2017

Leading Blog

Humility Is the New Smart : Rethinking Human Excellence in the Smart Machine Age by Edward D.

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7 New Year Resolutions Which Could Change Our World

Ron Edmondson

Whether or not you do New Year resolutions, we could all stand to improve some things in our life. And, if we do, I’m confident we could also improve the life of others. In fact, with a whole lot of improving – it might become contagious – and we might just change the world.

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What Will You Do To Make Next Year Better?

Tanveer Naseer

With just a few days left on the calendar, the time has once again arrived for that annual event of compiling retrospectives for the year that was.

Inviting the Locals

Execupundit

Looking over Parkland across to Stirling Castle. . Photo Credit VisitScotland. Local tours aren’t usually the highlight of a conference, but for the Society of Architectural Historians (SAH), they’re an essential — and beloved — part of the program.

Most Popular Blog Posts of 2017

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

My year-end review has become one of my favorite posts to write. I get to take a step back and reflect on the big picture – to identify my most popular blog posts of 2017, look for patterns, and see what I can learn. Here’s what I found: ? Over 30,000 views a month. ? My […].

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15 Great Quotes For Leaders In The New Year

Joseph Lalonde

Quotes are great. They give you quick, bite-sized pieces of wisdom you can quickly digest. John Maxwell, Jesus Christ, Mother Teresa, and many other leaders have had their words pieced into quaint little says you can apply in your daily lives. But what about the new year?

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Start a New Year With A Blank Page

Ron Edmondson

and find out what pleases the Lord. Ephesians 5:10 NIV. One of my life goals has been to get to a blank piece of paper stage in my walk with God. Ultimately, I want to present God with a blank piece of paper so He can plan my life. It started like this.

Email Marketing Blunders Your Business Should Avoid At All Costs

Women on Business

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How to Reinvent the Future and Stop Reliving the Past

Leadership Freak

Conversations that begin, “I remember when,” are about recreating the past. But you can’t create the future while longing for the good ole days. The past is the future for leaders who stay… Continue reading → Leading Personal Growth Questions Growth Leadership Development

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5 Reasons Your Startup Can’t Survive Without Solid Leadership

Execupundit

If you asked 10 random entrepreneurs why they decided to go into business for themselves, you’d likely hear at least 3 common answers from each: The freedom of not working for someone else. The adventure of building something from the ground up. Being in ultimate control of their income level.

Most Popular Leadership Advice of 2017: Top 10 Posts

Let's Grow Leaders

It’s always so much fun and interesting to see which of the year’s posts and topics resonate most with our Let’s Grow Leaders community. Here’s what you liked and shared the most as measured by page views. We want to write on […].

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Chasing the Entrepreneurial Dream – Is It Right For You?

Women on Business

We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven't already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link]. Reader Submission business owner Entrepreneur small business

Cool Green Science: Best of the Blog 2017

Strategy Driven

For five years, Cool Green Science has been connecting you to nature, whether it’s helping you understand the birds in your backyard or reporting on the biggest conservation science challenges around the globe. Here’s a look back at 10 of our most popular posts of 2017.

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Predicting the Future Workplace Today

Execupundit

As the dawn of a new year fast approaches, many people are thinking about what changes are ahead of them for 2018. In HR that may look like addressing sexual harassment policies and procedures, moving away from passive hiring or beefing up cybersecurity systems.

How to Make Real Change Happen When You’re Not CEO

Let's Grow Leaders

Let’s Grow Leaders Q&A In a recent post we invited you to send us your biggest leadership challenge. We received a great question from a healthcare leader in the United Kingdom. It’s a question we hear all the time from audience members […]. Career & Learning Results & Execution Winning Well influence internal change leadership management persuade

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Building a Great Online Fashion Brand

Women on Business

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Start a New Year With A Blank Page

Ron Edmondson

and find out what pleases the Lord. Ephesians 5:10 NIV. One of my life goals has been to get to a blank piece of paper stage in my walk with God. Ultimately, I want to present God with a blank piece of paper so He can plan my life. It started like this.

weekend free-for-all – December 23-24, 2017

Execupundit

This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. This one is truly no work and no school.). Book recommendation of the week: Pachinko , by Min Jin Lee. It’s a four-generation saga of a Korean family living in Japan.

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Aspire-CS

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How to Effectively Use Forex Trading to Create a Second Income

Women on Business

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Rubbermaid Brilliance Food Storage Container 10-Piece Set – $11.39

Kevin Eikenberry

Grab this Rubbermaid Brilliance Food Storage Container 10 Piece Set for only $11.39 today on amazon! Rubbermaid Brilliance Food Storage Containers are designed to be 100% leak-proof, allowing you to easily transport foods that you previously couldn’t—like sauces, soups, and stews.

Power Utility Questioned About Atlanta Airport Fire Causes, Prevention

Execupundit

Along with questioning Georgia Power about measures to prevent similar incidents from occurring including, the commission is also asking whether a microgrid have minimized the fire’s effects

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18 Quotes To Inspire Leaders in the New Year (Part 2)

Leading in Context

By Linda Fisher Thornton This series includes 18 quotes (linked to posts with leadership guidance) to inspire you and help you develop an ethical leader's mindset. Part 1 included the first 9. Here are 9 more: Complexity Context Ethical Leader Ethical Organization Ethical Thinking Trends ethical leadership trends ethics trends inspiring leadership leadership development and ethics leadership skills

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Top 10 Tile Trends to Watch in 2018

Leadership Freak

As an eventful 2017 comes to a close, we know that everyone is searching for the trends that will define the world of international design in 2018. Following Cersaie, Ceramics of Italy has gathered the top 10 tile trends that were dominating the booths of exhibitors

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Ron Edmondson - Untitled Article

Ron Edmondson

Whether or not you do New Year resolutions, we could all stand to improve some things in our life. And, if we do, I’m confident we could also improve the life of others. In fact, with a whole lot of improving – it might become contagious – and we might just change the world.

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27 books in 3 days

CEO Blog

I recently did a no internet or phone for 3 days Christmas with 2 of my grandkids. The result - I got 27 books read. Some summaries: Bring out the Best in Every Employee by Dan Brown and Bill Hawkins. Good book - good studies on what works and what people want.

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2018 Workforce Forecast | Herman Group

Chart Your Course

Every year at about this time, The Herman Group issues its annual forecast. This Herman Trend Alert is intended to provide employers with insights about what to expect in the coming years, so that they may position themselves for success.

Kwambio's Back

Leadership Freak

Ceramic 3D prints by Kwambio. Well, well, we hadn’t heard from Kwambio for literally years, but. Read the whole entry. » » service

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Seven Ways To Succeed In The Future

Eric Jacobson

Here are the seven smart things you can do to succeed in the future , according to leadership expert. John Baldoni, in his book, Lead With Purpose : Make purpose a central focus. Instill purpose in others. Make employees comfortable with ambiguity. Turn good intentions into great results.

Leadership in a Changing Culture

Lead Change Blog

How many of us have experienced effective cultural change? How many, not? My sense is more of the latter than the former, and chief among the reasons for change failing is the pivotal role of the leader. One startling example from my past, doomed to glorious failure from the outset, was a former Head of Service, who said at our very first senior staff meeting, “From now on, we will pursue the leadership model of Ready, Fire, Aim!”. Yes, you read that right!

Reflections on a Remarkable Year

Kevin Eikenberry

As the year closes out, I’ve been looking back at some of the accomplishments of our team. I share them with you here intentionally, not to brag, but for three specific reasons: To celebrate success.

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Don’t Fire Your Employees, Improve Them!

Strategy Driven

Now, when businesses begin to struggle, there are various places that you can look as a business owner to determine where things are going wrong. Perhaps your products just aren’t appealing to the current marketplace. All you need to do to rectify this is work on product design and development.

Four Questions Leaders Should Ask Every Day

Eric Jacobson

I'm a big fan of the magazine, Experience Life. Particularly the monthly Perspective column by Bahram Akradi , the founder and CEO of Life Time Fitness. Akradi tackled self-reflection awhile back. He firmly believes the business model that if you aren't innovating you are dying.

Zimbabwe's New Government Promises Infrastructure Investment

Execupundit

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss. President Emmerson Mnangawa's Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa held the same job under deposed strongman Robert Mugabe