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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.”

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, [.].

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!

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Execupundit

It''s also nice to have an approach that encounters less resistance and accomplishes much more in less time than the hammer technique.

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. and then] you call the shots

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.

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!),

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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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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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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.

Voice of Experience: Laura Yunger (Cheevers & Co.)

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written by Jessica Titlebaum (Chicago) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Lothian & Company k Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln Medical Research Junior Board Foundation The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Laura Yunger (Cheevers & Co.)

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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 TechnologyVisit us daily to discover issues [.].

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 Michigan

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.

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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.

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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 HammerVisit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and [.].

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.

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Four Innovative Initiatives to Attract and Retain Diverse Women

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Here is an article written by Tina Vasquez (Los Angeles) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.”

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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. To check out [.].

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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.

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Voice of Experience: Mika Mayer (Morrison & Foerster)

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Anderson for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Here is an excerpt from a profile of Mika Meyer (Partner, Morrison & Foerster) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.”

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Voice of Experience: Augusta Sanfilippo (Citi)

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Anderson for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. John’s University the Financial Women’s Association the Gen X and Gen Y population The Glass Hammer the Women’s Bond Club Wall Street

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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 [.].

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.

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. Visit us daily to discover [.]. Alma (Goldman Sachs) Women in Technology at Goldman Sachs

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 PiazzaVisit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your [.].

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. Here is an excerpt from an article about Ancella Livers written by Melissa J. Xerox

Uniting the Religions of Process Improvement

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Brad Power for the Harvard Business Review blog (March 7, 2011). To read the complete article, check out other articles and resources, and/or sign up for a free subscription to Harvard Business Review’s Daily Alerts, please click here. * * * When they set out to [.].

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 HammerBob's blog entries Center for Work Life Policy report Joan Steinberg Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: DiAnne Calabrisotto, (The Williams Capital Group, L.P.)

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written by Elizabeth Harrin (London) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. New Media Council The Glass Hammer The Importance of Taking Risks The Williams Capital Group Voice of Experience Wall Street

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 Experience

Voice of Experience: Joanna Cound (BlackRock)

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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) for The Glass Hammer Mercury Asset Management Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM) the College of Europe Voice of Experience: Joanna Cound (BlackRock

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.

Is Thought Leadership the Same as Change Leadership?

Lead Change Blog

They are not the same, although together they can be powerful. Which can you adapt into your leadership style? Change Leadership [.]

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35 Under 35: Stephanie Niven (Javelin Capital)

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Here is an excerpt from a profile of Stephanie Niven written by Cleo Thompson (London), founder of The Gender Blog, for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business.

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Leader Fatigue: Making the Difficult Choice to Move On

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Jeffrey Pfeffer for Harvard Business Review‘s “The Conversation&# series. Dee II Professor of Organizational Behavior at the Graduate School of Business William Paley

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Work/Life Balance Across Time Zones and Technologies

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Elizabeth Harrin (London) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.”

Lessons from the Simmons Leadership Conference

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Here is an excerpt from an article contributed by Liz O’Donnell, founder and creator of the HelloLadies.com website, to The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.”

Voice of Experience: Linda Rappaport (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 New England lifestyle NYU Law School Shearman & Sterling The Glass Hammer The New School Voice of Experience: Linda Rappaport Wesleyan University

Voice of Experience: Asahi Pompey (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 (New York City) Swarthmore College The Glass Hammer the importance of “owning the issue” There’s no substitution for excellence Voice of Experience: Asahi Pompey (Goldman Sachs

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