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“I’m Not Listening!: The Best Way to Get Your Team to Hear Your Feedback

Let's Grow Leaders

“John” and I had spent the better part of the hour talking about what her direct report, “Janis,” needed to be a more effective manager. Bless her heart, Janis had a hard time accepting feedback. Janis needs to hear how you are working on you.”

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Coroner to the Stars


Kennedy, Sharon Tate, Janis Joplin, Natalie Wood, William Holden, John Belushi and many others were part of the extraordinary career of Dr. Thomas Noguchi, the coroner of Los Angeles County. [Dr. As this 2009 article from The Telegraph shows, Marilyn Monroe, Robert F.

What Entertainers Can Tell Us about Personal Strength, Part II

Building Personal Strength

You are all you've got.” - Janis Joplin On AWARENESS - “Life is a great big canvas—throw all the paint on it you can.” - Danny Kaye On SELF-DISCIPLINE - “Getting your house in order and reducing the confusion gives you more control over your life.

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Your Voice of Encouragement: Integrity - Keep Your Word and Honor.

Your Voice of Encouragement

skip to main | skip to sidebar Monday, February 22, 2010 Integrity - Keep Your Word and Honor Your Promises It’s not always easy to do the right thing, especially if no one’s watching. But it’s always worth it. Trust hangs in the balance.

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"Could You Be a Weiner?"


Note to my friend Albert: Remember the little poems you wrote to Janie before you both got your divorces and married each other? Stanley Bing has some questions for you. An excerpt: 1. Have you ever sent a personal e-mail to somebody that, if it were put on the front page of the newspaper, would put you in the Hall of Shame? I believe they are still in the database somewhere

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Three Tips For Overcoming Your Blind Spots

Harvard Business Review

There’s also ample research – psychologist Irving Janis is the pioneer in this area – that when groups become too close-knit they fall prey to illusions of invincibility. Ernst Cramer , the late, great editor-in-chief of the German daily Die Welt , once recounted how as a college student in America in the midwest, just after World War II, he questioned in a math class whether the textbook was not mistaken in a particular instance.