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Big Hammer or Small Blade? What it Really Takes to Achieve Your Goals

RapidStart Leadership

The post Big Hammer or Small Blade? If you want to achieve your goals, take a lesson from this craftsman, who turns chunks of gnarly wood into things of beauty. What it Really Takes to Achieve Your Goals appeared first on RapidStart Leadership.

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One-On-Ones: 7 Powerful Phrases to Use

Leadership Freak

Words are hammers. You spend large amounts of time talking. Understand, embrace, and increase the impact you have during one-on-ones. 7 powerful phrases. 10 powerful questions.

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Leadership Inspiration – Well Hammered

Strategy Driven

“ You don’t hold your own in the world by standing on guard, but by attacking and getting well hammered yourself.” You just finished reading Leadership Inspiration - Well Hammered ! The post Leadership Inspiration – Well Hammered appeared first on StrategyDriven. ” George Bernard Shaw.

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How Hammers Become Screw Drivers

Leadership Freak

Little Mary just knocked a glass of milk on the floor. That’s what two year old’s do. There’s a group of five leaders at the table. Bob waves the waiter over and says, “Could someone clean this up?” Mindy says, “That happened because the milk was too close to the edge.” Joe says, “Don’t worry, [.].

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Voice of Experience: Viva Hammer (KPMG Washington National Tax)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is an excerpt from a profile of Viva Hammer (Principal, KPMG Washington National Tax) written by Melissa J. Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business.

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Voice of Experience: Viva Hammer (KPMG Washington National Tax)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is an excerpt from a profile of Viva Hammer (Principal, KPMG Washington National Tax) written by Melissa J. Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business.

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Refuse to be Offended (Justin Maust)

Let's Grow Leaders

Sometimes a leader needs to be the hammer. Allow the hammer to strike you so that you can effectively support the structure. It’s impossible for the hammer to hold the structure together alone…the nail is his only hope. Bad hammers ruin good nails. When hammers refuse to swing, nothing gets built.

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