Leadership Inspiration – Well Hammered

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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, [.]. Change Marks of leaders Personal Growth Vision default responses Growth Leadership Development screw driver

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Keep Hammering Away and Trust the Process

Great Results Team Building

This article is published as a guest post on the "HoopsU" Coaching website. Many thanks to Tony Alfonso for sharing it with his audience! You can read the entire article if you "Trust the Process" and click HERE. Athletic Teambuilding

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

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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. Bob's blog entries The Glass Hammer Melissa J. Anderson Viva Hammer KPMG Washington National Tax Making Sacrifices [comma] then Being Successful Advice for Women Early in their Careers “Be indispensable!

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. Anderson The Glass Hammer Viva HammerVisit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your [.].

Are You Living In An Echo Chamber?

Joseph Lalonde

Personal Development ban hammer diversity echo chamber social mediaI recently entered into a conversation on Facebook. Another social media influencer had posted his opinion on the abortion debate that started with Alabama. The conversation was staying civil.

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Michael Hammer Sets the Agenda – Reminding us of the Business Basics

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Customers no longer exist to buy your products; you exist to solve your customer’s problems. The company that remains self-rather than customer-centric cannot endure. In the customer economy, yesterday’s innovation is baseline today and obsolete tomorrow. What was once unimaginable quickly becomes routine, and then expectations are even higher. Anticipation is an edge that every […]. Randy''s blog entries

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Add Women, Get Smarter: What’s the Deal with Social Sensitivity?

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Michael Hammer MIT study Northwestern University Peter Senge Scott Berinato The Glass Hammer Thomas Malone Wellesly UniversityHere is an excerpt from an article written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” To read the complete article, [.].

The Frustrating Magnetism of Strengths

Leadership Freak

“If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.” ” Abraham Maslow Your strength is your hammer. If only the world was a nail. Strengths pull toward “right” solutions. Comfortable tools are… Continue reading → Leading Marks of leaders Personal Growth Taking others higher Leadership Leadership Development leadership journey

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Lisa Hershman: An interview by Bob Morris

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Lisa Hershman is a seasoned business professional and author, who brings a wealth of real-world experience and an innovative style to her position at Hammer and Company. Prior to joining Hammer and Company, she served as Corporate Senior Vice President of Operational Excellence at Avnet, Inc., the world’s largest B2B distributor of electronic components and [.].

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Five Steps to Becoming a Transformational Leader

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Here is an excerpt from an article contributed by CEO Coach Henna Inam to The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Bob's blog entries Coach Henna Inam Five Steps To Becoming A Transformational Leader Novartis P&G The Glass Hammer Wharton MBA

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Voice of Experience: Kim Stafford (PIMCO)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Mohamed El-Erian PIMCO The Glass Hammer Voice of ExperienceHere is an excerpt from a profile of Kim Stafford (Executive Vice President, PIMCO) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.].

Voice of Experience: Jennifer Fitzgibbon (RBS Global Banking & Markets)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Old Dominion University The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Jennifer Fitzgibbon (Managing Director, Treasurer, Americas, RBS Global Banking & Markets) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and [.].

Voice of Experience: Birgit Neu (HSBC)

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Anderson (New York City)) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Birgit Neu (HSBC Here is an excerpt from a profile of Birgit Neu (COO, Corporate Development, Global Banking and Markets, HSBC) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan [.]. Bob's blog entries A Varied Career Path Melissa J.

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Voice of Experience: Liv Sandbaek (Accenture)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Liv Sandbaek (Managing Director, Technology, Accenture) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.]. Bob's blog entries Accenture Liv Sandbaek Melissa J.

Everybody Loves Bob – Faster Cheaper Better: The 9 Levers for Transforming How Work Gets Done

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Hershman and Dr. Michael Hammer. Michael Hammer was a bold and revolutionary thinker, the coauthor of Reengineering the Corporation, the most important business book of the 1990s. Hershman is the Chief Executive Officer of Hammer and Company. Everybody loves Bob.

In A Complex Era, It Takes a lot of Collaboration – We Need Good Teams!

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Randy's blog entries Dallas Estate Planning Council Jerri Hammer Leadership Lessons of the U.S. I hope that all of my presentations are useful for the audiences in attendance. But on Thursday, I participated in a panel that was not only useful, but had a special element of “fun.” It was for the Dallas Estate Planning Council. I was the non-expert on the panel – I was the “book guy.” [.]. Navy SEALS Marvin Blum Perry Kaufman Shelly Mathis

Intrepid Woman: Amanda Steinberg (Founder and CEO, DailyWorth)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Soapbxx The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Amanda Steinberg (Founder and CEO, DailyWorth) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.].

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Audition: Women Breaking Barriers and Leading the Way

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Anderson (New York City) for the The Glass Hammer ‘s “Featured Mentors” series. The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Paley Pat Mitchell PBS The Glass Hammer ‘s “Featured Mentors” seriesHere is an excerpt from an article written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career [.].

Voice of Experience: Lis Brown (Accenture)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Lis BrownHere is an excerpt from a profile of Lis Brown (Application Management Outsourcing Lead, Accenture) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your [.].

Voice of Experience: Sonja Barendregt-Roojers (PricewaterhouseCoopers Accountants N.V)

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Anderson for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Sonja Barendregt-Roojers The Glass Hammer Voice of ExperienceHere is a brief profile of Sonja Barendregt-Roojers (Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers Accountants N.V) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” To check out [.]. Bob's blog entries Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Christie Smith (Deloitte Consulting LLP)

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Anderson for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Out and Equal The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Christie Smith (Deloitte Consulting LLP Here is an excerpt from a profile of Christie Smith PhD (Principal and Northern Pacific Sector Leader for Life Sciences, Deloitte Consulting LLP) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Alison Rose (Royal Bank of Scotland)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Royal Bank of Scotland The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Alison Rose (Head of Cofrporate Coverage and Client Management, EMEA, Global Banking & Markets, Royal Bank of Scotland) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Tarazeta Huntley (Citi)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Tarazeta Huntley The Glass Hammer Voice of ExperienceHere is an excerpt from a profile of Tarazeta Huntley (Managing Director, Audit & Risk Review, Citi) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, [.]. Bob's blog entries Citi Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Arlene Isaacs-Lowe (Moody’s Investors Service)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Moody’s Investors Service The Glass Hammer Voice of ExperienceHere is an excerpt from a profile of Arlene Isaacs-Lowe (Senior Vice President, Commercial Group, Moody’s Investors Service) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Aine Leddy (Morgan Stanley)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer (January 24th, 2011), an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Morgan Stanley The Glass Hammer Trinity College in Dublin Voice of Experience: Aine Leddy Voices of ExperienceHere is an excerpt from a profile of Aine Leddy (Executive Director, Investment Management Technology, Morgan Stanley) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Joanne L. Alma (Goldman Sachs)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass Hammer The Next Generation of Women in Technology Voice of Experience: Joanne L. Here is an excerpt from a profile of Jo Alma (Managing Director and Head of IMD Technology for Europe and Asia at Goldman Sachs) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Sarah Sherber (Barclays Capital)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. At Barclays Capital’s Women’s Initiative Network (WIN) The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Sarah Sherber Women in TechnologyHere is an excerpt from a profile of Sarah Sherber (Managing Director, Head of Securitized Products IT and Cross Product Operatiins Technology, Barclays Capital) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Monica McConville (Shearman & Sterling)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Seizing Opportunities Shearman & Sterling’s UK equity capital markets practice The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Monica McConville (Shearman & Sterling) Women at Shearman

Faster Cheaper Better: A book review by Bob Morris

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Faster Cheaper Better: The 9 Levers for Transforming How Work Gets Done Michael Hammer and Lisa Hershman Crown Business (2010) How to create a more logical and more efficient network of processes for getting work done Michael Hammer’s death two years ago at age 60 was a tragic loss to his family members, friends, and [.].

Six Ways Leaders Can Help Others Measure Success

Kevin Eikenberry

There are several reasons for that – it is often used, using it won’t hurt you (think hammer, saw, or torch!), One of earliest tools I learned how to use growing up on a farm was a tape measure.

Voice of Experience: Karen Ho (Broadway Technology)

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Here is an excerpt from a profile of Karen Ho (Chief Operating Officer, Broadway Technology) written by Jessica Titlebaum (Chicago) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Bob's blog entries Broadway Technology Chicago Cubs Jessica Titlebaum Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT Club of New York The Glass Hammer UBS Voice of Experience: Karen Ho Wrigley Field

Voice of Experience: Yolande Piazza (Citi)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass Hammer organization’s transformation Voice of Experience: Yolande PiazzaHere is an excerpt from a profile of Yolande Piazza (Managing Director, Global Consumer Technology, Citi) written by Melissa J.

Flex and Job Security: The New Balancing Act

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Rebecca Knight the Financial Times The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from an article written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” To read the complete article, [.].

Four Ways to Accept Imperfection and Pursue Excellence At the Same Time

Leadership Freak

Disapproval is the hammer of perfectionistic leaders. Leaders who can’t accept themselves are sure to look down on others. Perfectionism is self-rejection. Arrogance, humility, pursuit, and perfectionism: Pursuit is energized with humility and… Continue reading → Failure Influence Mistakes Success Taking others higher weaknesses Growth Leadership Development leadership journey

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Voice of Experience: Stephanie Ruhle (Deutsche Bank)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Stephanie Ruhle The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Stephanie Ruhle (Managing Director, Reationship Management, Deuts he Bank)written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your [.].

Men Who Get It: Jim Wall (Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Scott Page The Gender Dividend The Glass Hammer the global Chief Human Resources Officer Touche Ross University of MichiganHere is an excerpt from an article about Jim Wall (Chief Diversity Officer, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited) written by Melissa J.

Movers and Shakers: Tiffany Dufu, President, The White House Project

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Seattle The Glass Hammer The White House Project Tiffany Dufu WashingtonHere is an excerpt from a profile of Tiffany Dufu (President, The White House Project) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career [.].

How to Hold People Accountable without using Authority

Leadership Freak

Authority as a hammer: Maslow said, “I suppose it is tempting, if the only tool you have… Continue reading → Coaching Marks of leaders Growth Leadership Development organizational successIf you didn’t have authority, how would you hold people accountable? Don’t demand what must be given.

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Where are the Black Women Executives?

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer’s “Industry Leaders” series. The Glass Hammer is an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Executive Leadership Council Institute for Leadership Development & Research The Glass Hammer’s “Industry Leaders” series Ursula Burns What Companies Can Do to Advance Black Women Where are the Black Women Executives?

The Best Kind of Accountability Coach

Your Voice of Encouragement

And then he used a phrase to describe me that I cherish to this day: VELVET HAMMER I pride myself on speaking the truth to people, but I try to do it gently, to maintain the other person’s dignity and self-esteem. Who would make the best “velvet hammer” for you?

Voice of Experience: Sonia Thimmiah (Accenture)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson (New York City) The Glass Hammer Voice of ExperienceHere is an excerpt from a profile of Sonia Thimmiah (Director UKI Sustainability Practice, Accenture) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career [.].

Voice of Experience: Joan Steinberg (Morgan Stanley)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Morgan Stanley Morgan Stanley’s Women’s Business Alliance Social Enterprise Strategy Challenge The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Joan Steinberg (Managing Director and Global Head of Philanthropy) written by Melissa J.