We All Need to Be Refreshed – Creatively Refreshed – on a Pretty Regular Basis (insight from Seth Meyers)

First Friday Book Synopsis

And Seth Meyers is now taking over for Jimmy Fallon for the later hour. Here’s a nice read on the two of them – their strengths, their differences: The Difference Between Seth Meyers And Jimmy […]. It is the beginning of new versions of some familiar TV shows. Jimmy Fallon has taken over the Tonight Show. Randy''s blog entries

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Someone to Know: Hill-Rom Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) Ken Meyers


Q&A with Ken Meyers, CHRO of Hill-Rom. This year, I’m starting a series that focuses on some of the smartest, kindest and most talented people I’m fortunate to work with and know. In every interaction with them, there’s much wisdom that they share, and they do it in a way that makes one appreciative and grateful. Here’s the first in our series of people I think you’d want to know! Someone to Know Series

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Interview with Madge Meyer

Chartered Management Institute

Madge Meyer is executive vice president, chief innovation officer and technology fellow at State Street Corporation. Meyer is responsible for leading efforts to benchmark, disseminate and commercialize State Street’s new transformational technology. In this role, Ms. Here she speaks with me about her role and how she has kept the company on the cutting edge of technology for financial services. You are not watching this post, click to start watching

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Danny Meyer’s Generosity Yields Huge Returns

Erika Andersen

“When Danny Meyer smiles, other people smile too. His good humor and hopefulness are highly infectious. Danny and I are walking along a Manhattan street, coming back to his office from a webcast we’ve just taped for Forbes.com about how to be a good people manager.

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Quote of the Day


Paul MeyerProductivity is never an accident.

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Self-Awareness as an Organizational Leadership Tool

General Leadership

Guest Posts balance Inventory KAI Leadership Meyers-Briggs problem-solving self awareness UnderstandingGeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. “

How To Understand Cultural Differences To Drive Business Success

Eric Jacobson

"The way we are conditioned to see the world in our own culture seems so completely obvious and commonplace that it is difficult to imagine that another culture might do things differently, "says author Erin Meyer. "It And, that''s why Meyer wrote her new book, The Culture Map.

Is Your Business's Digital Communication Culture Working?

Great Leadership By Dan

Recently in Davos , Marissa Meyer, CEO of Yahoo smiled and shared that she checks her mobile device over a hundred and fifty times a day -- as though that many interruptions (within a work day) in her leadership rhythm and ability to focus were some badge of honor.

Engage your employees in the training process

Strategy Driven

Stephen Meyer is CEO of the Rapid Learning Institute, which provides bite-size e-learning to companies, nonprofits, educational institutions and government. Meyer received his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

As We Speak: A book report by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

As We Speak: How to Make Your Point and Have It Stick Peter Meyers and Shann Nix Atrria Books (2011) Here in a single volume, just about all you need to know about high-impact communication In Chapter 3, Peter Meyers and Shann Nix acknowledge their appreciation of Chip and Dan Heath and especially of what [.].

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Urban Meyer, Ohio State Football, and How Leaders Ignore Unethical Behavior

Harvard Business Review

Urban Meyer, the highly-decorated head football coach of Ohio State University was recently suspended without pay for three games for how he handled domestic violence allegations against his long-time assistant coach, Zach Smith. Icon Sportswire/Contributor/Getty Images.

Voice of Experience: Mika Mayer (Morrison & Foerster)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is an excerpt from a profile of Mika Meyer (Partner, Morrison & Foerster) written by Melissa J. Anderson Mika Meyer Morrison & Foerster Take control of your own destiny. Anderson 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.” To [.].

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Chreiai – An Important and Ignored Term

First Friday Book Synopsis

Karl's blog entries chreiai Christian Christian theology Cynic Demeter Emory University Gnostic Greek literature Harper Collins Jesus Kore Marcus Porcius Cato Marvin Meyer Middle Ages Randy Mayeux rhetoric seminary The Gnostic Discoveries Theano ThesmophoriaThe term “chreiai” is ignored and grossly underdeveloped in our professional literature.

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Innovation = People, People, People

Mills Scofield

My friend, Andrea Meyer (one of the best writers I know), opened the summit with a story about what may be [.]. X-Prize Trust Stefan Lindegaard QIC Psion Orteig Prize Open Innovation MWH Global Menasha Packaging Lean Kurt Schneider Kelli Shuter Cessna Jackie Hutter Intuit Innovation Strategy Innovation Culture Innovation HR General Mills Crowdsourcing Andrea Meyer 15InnoLast week's provided great discussion on various tools and processes for innovating.

What Marissa Mayer should bring to Yahoo

Women on Business

Businesswomen Profiles Female Entrepreneurs Female Executives business strategy business women leadership businesswomen CEOs Google hiring Leadership Marissa Meyer Powerful Women sucessful women Technology Companies women executives women in business Women In Leadership women leadership fortune 500 womena and power work/life balance YahooMarissa Mayer is a 37 year old executive of a technology firm that alone should create energy and excitement around leadership potential.

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Blogging on Business Update from Bob Morris (Week of 1/21/13)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Why do only long-term Adam Bryant An interview with the COO of Electronic Arts Labels: Bryan Neider Anne Creamer “The Catch-22 of Being a Female Boss” “What entrepreneurs can learn from artists” “Why saying NO is so easy”" Bill Conaty Blogging on Business Update from Bob Morris (Week of 1/21/13) BOB BusinessInsider CNNMoney Cracked.com Daniel Goleman Danny Meyer David P.

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Setting the Table: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Setting the Table: The Transforming Power of Hospitality in Business Danny Meyer HarperCollins (2006) Note: Perhaps 30-35 years ago, probably in an article for Harvard Business Review, Peter Drucker said something to the effect, “If you don’t think you’re in the hospitality business, then you won’t have any business.

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Gregory Unruh: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Using Nature's Rules to Build Sustainable Profits Jeffrey Sach Judgment Calls Lorax Paul Meyer Sam Palmisano Socrates The Biosphere Rules Thunderbird School of Global Management Tom Davenport Tufts University’s Fletcher School Voltaire Voxiv William Mooma Winning in the Green Frenzy World Economic Forum Partnering Against Corruption Initiative (PACI) World Economic Forum UN Global Compact Wump World

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The most powerful strategies when beginning a presentation

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob's blog entries "Master Tips" As We speak: How to Make Your Point and Have It Stick Atria Books/A Division of Simon & Schuster Chip Heath Dan Heath Dessert (the end) Discovery (the middle) Don't bury the lead Elements of Influence: The Art of Getting Others to Follow Your Lead Get the I/You ratio right: Use ten "You's" for every "I" Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die opening strategies Peter Meyers Ramp (the beginning) Robert B.

The Four Stages of Highly Effective Crisis Management: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Four Stages of Highly Effective Crisis Management: How to Manage the Media in the Digital Age Jane Jordan-Meier CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group (2011) “Truth, well-told” and carefully managed Decades ago, one of the co-founders of the firm we now know as Hill & Knowlton, John Hill, explained that public relations should be “truth, [.].

The Network Is Your Customer: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Network Is Your Customer: 5 Strategies Tto Thrive in a Digital Age David L. Rogers Yale University Press (2010) Here’s the challenge: our future networks can “make us not only more connected but, let us hope, more human.” I am grateful to Thomas Kuhn and then to Joel Barker for filling one of my [.].

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A vast treasure of intellectual capital awaits you….

First Friday Book Synopsis

Many people are unaware that among the invaluable resources that Harvard Business Review makes available at no cost online are more than 100 videos — each about five minutes in length – that have been excerpted from conversations during which eminent thought leaders share their insights. Here’s a partial list. FYI, I am using a [.]. Bob's blog entries A vast treasure of intellectual capital awaits you Better Protection for U.S.

Apple’s Secret Sauce: The Real Ingredients

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is an excerpt from article written by Thomas A. Stewart for BNET (March 22, 2011), The CBS Interactive Business Network. To check out an abundance of valuable resources and obtain a free subscription to one or more of the BNET newsletters, please click here. To read the complete article, please click here. * * [.].

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MeyerThirty-four long, sweet summer days separated the morning of June 28, when the heir to the Austro-Hungarian Empire was shot to death, from the evening of August 1, when Russia's foreign minister and Germany's ambassador to Russia fell weeping into each other's arms and what is rightly called the Great War began. From A World Undone: The Story of the Great War 1914 to 1918 by G.

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Music Break


Mark O''Connor, Yo-Yo Ma, and Edgar Meyer : " Emily''s Reel." Gordon Lightfoot : " 10 Degrees and Getting Colder " Linda Ronstadt : " Blue Bayou." Hank Williams Jr. : " All My Rowdy Friends Have Settled Down." Julie London : " Cry Me a River

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Music Break


Mark O'Connor , Yo-Yo Ma , and Edgar Meyer with " Appalachia Waltz The Beatles : " I Saw Her Standing There " and " I Feel Fine."

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The Danger of Unhealthy Expectations to Leadership

Lead Change Blog

Author information Candace Meyer Writer Candace Meyer is a freelance writer at au.essayontime.com and a graduate student who is presently taking her master''s degree in Communication Arts.

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It Cannot Hurt to Know Your Teams and Your Behaviors. IT CAN HURT IF IT IS WRONG!

Create Learning

Corporate Team Building Experiential Theory Innovation Leadership Organization Development Team Building Big 5 DiSC Meyers Briggs organization development Personality assessment True ColorsOriginally saw this video on Coert Visser’s blog – Doing What Works.

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The Culture Map

Eric Jacobson

"The way we are conditioned to see the world in our own culture seems so completely obvious and commonplace that it is difficult to imagine that another culture might do things differently, "says author Erin Meyer. "It And, that's why Meyer wrote her book, The Culture Map.

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From BMOC by Warren MeyerRobert Gladstone, multi-millionaire CEO of the M Group, looked around the room at his fellow conspirators and longed for the piranha button.

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Manager-Leader Gap in IT Strategy

Crossderry Blog

An illustration of the manager/leader gap discussed earlier ( here ) is drawn in this back-and-forth among Glenn Whitfield ( here ), Andrew Meyer ( here ), and others. Home About Experience Trap/Complexity Set KM Set Metrics Set Crossderry Blog Entries RSS | Comments RSS Where’s Crossderry read?

"Two Washington Women"


on the charge that he murdered Mary Pinchot Meyer on the C & O Canal towpath, just below Georgetown University, in 1964. Meyer, an artist, was the sometime lover of John Kennedy and ex-wife of high-ranking CIA man Cord Meyer. The death of Dovey Johnson Roundtree, at 104, brings back memories of her most famous case. Roundtree, an impressive black lawyer in Washington, successfully defended a young black day-laborer, Ray Crump Jr.,

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Health Food Update


A personal aside: Years ago, I was the literary agent for Gourmet Gringo , an excellent Mexican food cookbook written by Mari Meyers, an old friend. The Pioneer Woman shows how to make chicken enchiladas. [A

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Article of Faith: My Seemingly Schizophrenic God

Linked 2 Leadership

12Stone Church – “In The Beginning” with Pastor Kevin Meyers This year I embarked on probably the biggest personal development project of my career – reading through the whole Bible in a year.

Myers-Briggs Personality Test

Orrin Woodward

The Meyers-Briggs test takes less than 10 minutes to take, but it will help open up a lifetime of improvement in working with people. Orrin Woodward Leadership Team Welcome to the leadership blog of the 2010 International Association of Business Top 10 Leadership Guru Orrin Woodward.

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Navigating Cultural Differences

Coaching Tip

Author Erin Meyer combines a smart analytical framework with practical, actionable advice for working in a global world. . Source: Erin Meyer: The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business. What is the best method for getting your team based on four continents to work together effectively?

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Cooking: Gourmet Gringo


The author, the late Mari Meyers, was a good friend and a serious traveler who loved Mexico and who searched for great recipes that had easily-found ingredients. Full disclosure: Years ago, I served as the literary agent for this marvelous cookbook. It is not Tex-Mex or New Mexican style, but instead has recipes for the Mexican food associated with the Arizona-Mexico border area.

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NCAA's Leadership Failure in Governing the Commercialization of College Sports

Coaching Tip

The former University of Florida coach Urban Meyer said the most disturbing part of the Miami story, if indeed all the allegations were true, was that numerous coaches were said to have aided the activities of the booster, putting him in contact with players and recruits.

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Alexander Throckmorton Comes of Age

Strategy Driven

On September 25, 2015, Warner Brothers released The Intern: Experience Never Gets Old starring Robert de Niro and Anne Hathaway; written, directed, and produced by Nancy Meyers. The September 2015 edition of Chief Learning Officer Magazine featured an article called Don’t Undervalue Older Workers by Lynn Schroeder.

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But the military commandant of the town, Dr. Ernst Meyer - a fifty-year-old colonel of the Luftwaffe, with a doctorate in physics - is a fanatical Nazi, insistent on fighting to the end. Wednesday, 18 April 1945: American troops are at the gates of the town of Ansbach, administrative capital of Central Franconia. The Nazi District Leader has fled during the night, most German soldiers have been moved to the south, the citizens have been camped out in air-raid shelters for days.

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5 Leadership Lessons: Leading Above the Line

Leading Blog

U RBAN MEYER is an elite college football coach and currently the head football coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes. In Above the Line Lessons in Leadership and Life from a Championship Season he presents the lessons he has learned over his career. Ironically, some coaches are so preoccupied with pushing for results that they fail to build a culture that sustains the behavior that produces results. But winning behavior will not thrive in a culture that does not support it.

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Your Success Key to Maximizing Potential and Improving Performance

Lead Change Blog

Meyer; Og Mandino, the author of the classic book, The Greatest Salesman in the World (Bantam, 1983); motivational legend Zig Ziglar; and co-creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul® series, Mark Victor Hansen. This post is a part of our 2016 Lead Change Group Guest Blogger Series.