4th and Goal Every Day

Leading Blog

The secret is that it is fourth and goal every day. Phil Savage of the Crimson Tide Sports Network, explains in 4th and Goal Every Day: Alabama's Relentless Pursuit of Perfection , “Alabama goes for it.

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Transforming Leadership And Trust In The Organization

Tanveer Naseer

There is a change happening at the very top of the organizational hierarchy that, like a weather vane, reflects some of the fundamental changes happening across every organization and the marketplace they operate in. The following is a guest piece from author David Amerland.

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How To Successfully Achieve Your Goals This Year

Tanveer Naseer

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of being invited to be the in-studio guest expert on CBC Radio to discuss why people have a hard time keeping their New Year’s Resolutions and what we should be doing to be successful in achieving our goals.

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Your 2016 relationship goals


The bottom line for you is that if you don’t pay attention to the relationships you need to support you and your organization, you won’t get the results you want. Make a goal to reach out to the silent ones that you may not normally notice or whose voices are drowned out in a sea of activity. Make a goal to only allow those in your inner circle who lift you up, are honest and trustworthy, listen well and are deserving of your own attention.

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Three Ways a ‘Noble Goal’ Makes You a Significantly Better Leader

Great Leadership By Dan

This need and inspiration is called our “noble goal.” In its simplest form, our noble goal is our personal response to the question: What context, atmosphere, or environment do I want to create for myself and others? When leaders center on a noble goal, the positive shift is contagious.

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Provide Autonomy in Goal-Setting

Michael Lee Stallard

#62 Provide Autonomy in Goal-Setting. As much as possible, let your direct reports establish their Top Five annual goals after communicating that their goals need to align with your Top Five. The post Provide Autonomy in Goal-Setting appeared first on Michael Lee Stallard.

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Four Ways to Reach The Leader’s Ultimate Goal

Leadership Freak

The leader’s ultimate goal is building teams that excel without them. #1. Look beyond job titles or positions that may obscure true influencers in your organization. 10 questions to identify the real influencers in your organization: … … Continue reading → Leading Success Taking others higher Growth Leadership Development Organizational Development organizational successLousy leaders are over-involved and frantic.

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How To Delegate Purpose In Your Organization

Tanveer Naseer

When it comes to delegation in today’s organizations, the common tendency leaders have is to simply delegate those tasks or projects that we don’t want to do.

Planting Seeds For Your Organization’s Growth

Tanveer Naseer

It’s a temptation that’s mirrored in many organizations today where the shift is moving from surviving the economic storm of the past few years to seeking opportunities for growth and expansion.

Ready, Set, GOals!

Women on Business

People with goals succeed because they know where they’re going. Add into the mix, the approaching season of resolutions and goal-setting, and suddenly 3, 6 & 9—all divisors of 12 and standard monthly intervals—popped into my head.

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Does Your Organization ASPIRE?

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

Are there characteristics that cut across all great organizations? Our research* into organizations that sustained high levels of productivity, profitability and employee satisfaction over time, revealed six common traits. High performance organizations account for both.

How to Reach the Ultimate Goal of Leadership

Leadership Freak

Getting things done is the lesser goal of leadership. The ultimate goal of leadership is nothing less than transformation. The biggest roadblock to transformation, within organizations, is the false belief that information is… Continue reading → Leading

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Helping People Achieve Their Goals

Marshall Goldsmith

In this article, we focus primarily on behavioral goals, such as becoming a better listener or more effective at involving team members in decisions. Much of the published research in the field of goal setting involves health-related goals … by Marshall Goldsmith and Kelly Goldsmith. In today’s competitive world, top executives increasingly understand that sustaining peak performance requires a commitment to developing leaders throughout the organization.

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4 Ways Leaders Can Change An Organization’s Culture

Tanveer Naseer

As simple as it sounds, this approach will not only accelerate the behavior change that matters most, but also evolve and align your culture more effectively than forcing a major and potentially disruptive culture change effort on a broadly diverse global organization.

7 Benchmarks Towards Success in an Organization

Ron Edmondson

Great organizations don’t just appear. I wonder sometimes, however, if we make it seem more difficult than it is to create success in an organization. Here are 7 benchmarks towards success in an organization: There is a clear vision and strategy.

Do Your Organization’s Values Reflect What It Stands For?

Tanveer Naseer

That lack of clarity about what values these countries need to protect reflects a current affliction impacting many of today’s organizations. Namely, that the primary function of an organization’s values is to guide and inform our every action and word [ Share on Twitter ].

How Many of Your Organization’s Strategic Initiatives Succeed?

N2Growth Blog

Delivering on strategic initiatives on time, every time, is the hallmark of organizations that are best in the world at executing strategy, and they’re rewarded with a premium put on the value of their company. Organizations that can’t deliver on their strategic initiatives fail at executing their strategy, and organizations that fail at executing strategy will not survive. So what is the mindset applied to managing strategic initiatives in your organization?

Quality: Setting Right Goals


Most improvement initiatives are heavily focused on internal goals – increasing productivity/efficiency, eliminating waste, reducing defects/costs and so on. Processes around these goals are written and implemented. People are trained, tools are implemented, energies are directed and everyone starts working hard to meet these goals. This happens often because of the “internal orientation” of goals. Internal goals are about continuity of pursuit to remain efficient.

Ditch Lofty Outcome Goals and “Hit the Glove!”

Leading Blog

We may feel exhilarated when we set a big goal, but that soon gives way to anxiety. While we all want to get better, lofty goals don’t always help. There is a way to set goals and achieve them. He did it by getting his pitchers to scale back their goals from lofty to bite-sized, from outcome to process. At the beginning of spring training, Rick would ask his pitchers, “What’s your goal?” But that lofty-goal approach can trigger fear and worry instead.

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Frontline Festival: Leaders Share Goal Setting Strategies for their Teams (and Themselves)

Let's Grow Leaders

This month’s festival is all about goal setting (especially with your team) for the new year. Jon Verbeck of JonVerbeck.com suggests that you set five shorter term quarterly goals with the correct specific numeric targets. As Mike Tveite says: “ I achieved my goal but not my aim.”

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5 Reasons a Church or Organization Stops Growing

Ron Edmondson

Because the church is an organization made up of people, these reasons are often similar to those you may find true as to why growth stalls in the life of an organization also. Dreams inspire, challenge, and grow people and organizations.

Establishing Goals: Achieving Greatness One Step at a Time

General Leadership

“Do not merely set goals for your organization…. The post Establishing Goals: Achieving Greatness One Step at a Time appeared first on General Leadership. Curator Posts establishing goals greatness inspection Leadership stricklin Thunderbirds USAF

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Removing the Lid on Your Organization

Leadership Freak

The lid on your organization is the person’s feelings you’re trying to protect. Change Complaints Criticism Decisions Goals Leading Optimism Stress Taking others higher Values Culture Leadership Leadership Development organizational success The conversation down the hallway goes like this. “We We can’t bring that issue up because Mr./Ms. ‘I’m I’m The Center of the Universe’ will get upset.” The drama queens you dance around determines how far you go.

The One GRAND Leadership Illusion That Sinks Organizations & Performance

The Empowered Buisness

How Can Your Mental Maps Cause BIG Trouble to Your Organization? While your leadership mental maps can actually create many problems in your organization, let’s look at 2 common examples. Leaders lie to themselves. And they don’t even realize it. .

The Most Successful Organizations Empower People to Think

Ron Edmondson

The most successful organizations empower employees the freedom to think for themselves. Our goal should be to help volunteers understand the vision, basic teachings and philosophies of the church – then empower them think! Without worrying about the rules.

Remarkable TV: Achieving Unachievable Goals

Kevin Eikenberry

How do you address goals that have been set by a higher-level of the organization that are “unacheivable”? RTV 68 Achieving Unachievable Goals Once you decide a goal can’t be reached, it is decidedly so. The post Remarkable TV: Achieving Unachievable Goals appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. If you’ve ever asked this question, this Remarkable TV episode is for YOU!

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Top Gun Wisdom: Finding the Real Horses in your Organization

General Leadership

Quote from “Top Gun” Every organization has a leader whose job it is to produce results: combat aviators, increased sales, on time deliveries, or increased profits. The post Top Gun Wisdom: Finding the Real Horses in your Organization appeared first on General Leadership.

Why Set Goals?

Kevin Eikenberry

Yesterday and today I have been working with an organization, and part of the work has been to talk about goals, goal setting, and goal achievement. The reality is that it is profoundly true and it urges us all to set goals.

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Why Most Leaders Don’t Understand Their Goals

The Leadership Advisor

I don’t know about you, but when I don’t reach a goal it really annoys me. As much as I don’t want to admit it, there are a number of unfinished goals in my past. Learning how to accomplish goals is as much of a process as is learning to do leadership well.

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Employee Self-Organizing Is A Powerful Organization Asset. How You Can Support And Improve It.

Michael VanBruaene

It’s common in most workplaces for employees to self-organize to varying degrees to complete tasks and projects. The advantage of this inherent capability is that it can positively impact your organization, making it be more dynamic, innovative and focused on achieving its objectives. Employees, the most important resource in most organizations, are given the autonomy to use their capabilities to the fullest. Minimize formal organization structure, policies and rules.

Does accountability for goals run deep in your organization?

The Organized Executive's Blog

Many executives think that because they have set high-level organizational goals and are regularly reviewing progress and designated metrics for these, their whole organization is working toward and accountable for achieving those goals. This is a guest article by Sean Conrad.

Recognizing Habits That Undermine Goals

Coaching Tip

So, rather than teaching technical skills, Minds at Work gives managers structured exercises to help them pinpoint the ingrained habits and beliefs that are undermining their goals.

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5 Ways to Benefit from Your Organization’s Best Asset

Ron Edmondson

Do you want to harness the greatest power in your organization? The truth is any organization is only as good as the people within it. The key to success is to learn how to get the best ideas out of the people within the organization.

4 Realities The Senior Leader Sets for Every Organization

Ron Edmondson

One reason leadership can make a person feel isolated is the weight of responsibility on the one who claims to be the senior leader in an organization. The senior leader is the ordained caretaker of the organization’s vision. Senior leaders determine what matters to an organization.

Culture – The Secret To Helping Align Organizational Goals

Tanveer Naseer

” Imagine the impact of that mindset on your organization’s performance. If people embrace and welcome change they can help drive rapid alignment of the organization’s resources for competitive success. Let’s look at what we mean by alignment and culture’s role in creating a resilient, adaptive, high performing organization. So how can management insure that the organization’s culture is properly aligned with strategy?

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The Goal - Reducing Stuff Quotient

CEO Blog

Good organization systems help of course but there is a time factor to set those up. Enables people in your organization to save time by making it really easy to find expertise wherever it is across your company’s network - in both critical situations and in normal daily work. Helps you gain insight into your organization (skills breakdown across the organization, etc.)

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What Organizations Really Need To Succeed And Thrive

Tanveer Naseer

There’s been a lot discussion lately on the merits of telecommuting, in terms of fostering teamwork and innovation among disparate employees in an organization. It’s clear that to be truly innovative means that your organization has to be disruptive.

How To Embrace Change In Today’s Organizations

Tanveer Naseer

When it comes to successfully leading today’s organizations, one skill that’s been growing in importance and need is the ability to manage change. What’s noteworthy about these measures is that they’re not in conflict or removed from their organization’s purpose.

“Leading From Guts” Builds Gutsy Organizations

The Empowered Buisness

“Leading F rom Guts” drives extraordinary organizations and a company’s distinctive edge in the marketplace. Leading From Guts: The One Thing That Can Change Everything in Your Organization. Gutsy leaders know and commit to the driving “cause” of their organization.

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Tony Mayo

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