Art Break: Rogers

Execupundit

Art Contrarian looks at the work of Hubert Rogers

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Remembering Roger Ebert

First Friday Book Synopsis

Roger Ebert reviewed films for the Chicago Sun-Times from 19677 until his death yesterday. Bob''s blog entries "RIP Roger Ebert: 5 Classic Siskel & Ebert Reviews" Rob Reiner Chicago Sun-Times James Agee Linda Holmes NPR Remembering Roger Ebert The Sure Thing I was born and raised in Chicago. For years, I delivered the Tribune in the morning and the Sun-Times after school.

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Leadership Thought From Author Roger Schwarz

Eric Jacobson

Wise advice for leaders from author Roger Schwarz in his new book, Smart Leaders Smarter Teams : "You can express your own views as passionately as you want, as long as you''re equally curious about others'' views.".

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7 Leadership Lessons from Kenny Rogers’ Song, The Gambler

Ron Edmondson

Kenny Rogers made a song famous a quite a few years ago called The Gambler. The post 7 Leadership Lessons from Kenny Rogers’ Song, The Gambler appeared first on Ron Edmondson. Perhaps you remember it. To my knowledge I’ve never really gambled in my life.

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Roger Martin

CEO Blog

Roger Martin, Dean of Rotman School of Business spoke at World Innovation Forum (#WIF11). I know Roger and have read most of his books. I even have one on my desk waiting to be read now. He sat on the RIM board with me. He certainly is an innovative and deep thinker. The goal of design thinking is to find the intersection of 100% reliable and 100% validity". He speaks about the intuitive vs analytical thinking. The key is to has both.

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Roger Staubach on The Challenge of Teams and Team Building

First Friday Book Synopsis

(Note: I live in Dallas, and I am old enough to remember Roger Staubach’s Super Bowl wins for the Cowboys. So, in Dallas, when Roger Staubach, speaks, we all listen!).… … Read More Roger Staubach on The Challenge of Teams and Team Building. As a quarterback and team leader, he was something! And, he has been equally successful in building a thriving business in his post Cowboys days. Randy's blog entries

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Wayne Rogers's Guide

Execupundit

Execupundit.com Commentary by Michael Wade on Leadership, Ethics, Management, and Life Thursday, February 03, 2011 Wayne Rogerss Guide In the reading pipeline: Wayne Rogerss Make Your Own Rules: A Renegade Guide to Unconventional Success. Review to follow.

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Roger Ebert’s “The best feature films of 2010?

First Friday Book Synopsis

Roger Ebert remains among my favorite film critics on a very short list that begins with James Agee. His published works include The Great Movies III, Roger Ebert’s Movie Yearbook 2010, and The Pot and How to Use It. [.]. Despite several severe health issues, Ebert’s abundant rain and insatiable curiosity are as active as ever.

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The Story of The Jolly Roger

Execupundit

T his always comes to mind on April 15

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Roger Connors and Tom Smith: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Roger Connors and Tom Smith are the founders and Co-CEO’s/Co-Presidents of Partners In Leadership, Inc., Change the Culture Own It Partners In Leadership Roger Connors See It Solve It Steps to Accountability The New York Times The Oz Principle: Getting Results Through Individual and Organizational Accountability Tom Smith USA Today Wall Street Journalthe internationally recognized premier provider of Accountability Training® Services around the world.

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Saturday’s Quote – Roger Von Oech on Innovation & Change

Management is a Journey

Roger Von Oech. New ideas are not born in a conforming environment.—Roger Innovation Business Trends innovation quotes

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“I Consider myself Well Read” – A Reflection from Roger Ebert

First Friday Book Synopsis

Randy's blog entries books lovers lifelong reading Roger Ebert well readI am not well read. I wish I were. In an earlier chapter of my life, I read church books, theology books, books about church life and church growth and God. I liked those – then. Now I read business books, and quite a bit of general non-fiction. But I have never tackled much fiction. [.].

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Mr. Rogers on Children, on Funding, and Reminding Us What Really Matters

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here’s a brief video (just under 7 minutes) of Mr. Rogers about children, his program… reminding us of some of what is most important. Filed under: Randy's blog entries Tagged: Mr. Rogers, priorities. Randy's blog entries Mr. Rogers prioritiesFrom his testimony to the Senate, 1969. This was sent in by a reader to Andrew Sullivan’s blog - “The Good Neighbor”).

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Saturday’s Quote – Roger Wilkins on Diversity and Creativity

Management is a Journey

Roger Wilkins. The best hope of solving all our problems lies in harnessing the diversity, the energy, and the creativity of all our people. Management management organizational productivity people skills strategic thinking

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Roger Ebert’s “20 Movies of the Year” for 2011

First Friday Book Synopsis

legendary film critic Roger Ebert has announced his top 20 movies of the year. With just days to go until the end of 2011 (Where did the year go???), Just as you’d expect from Ebert, his list runs the gamut from mainstream blockbusters to more obscure foreign or arthouse projects — with enough in the [.]. Bob's blog entries

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2011 ASA Deming Lecture by Roger Hoerl – Need Any Country be Poor?

Deming Institute

2011 ASA Deming Lecture by Roger Hoerl, GE Global Research: The World Is Calling; Should We Answer? Roger starts by discussing some areas of Deming’s work that are not getting the focus they deserve.

Why Are We So Good at Extinguishing Creativity and Originality? (insight from Roger Martin)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Consider this revealing quote from The Design of Business: Why Design Thinking is the Next Competitive Advantage by Roger Martin. Why Are We So Good at Extinguishing Creativity and Originality? Because we say we want them, but we really don’t. Even as corporate leaders chase the vital, elusive spark of creativity, their organizations’ structures, processes, [.]. Randy's blog entries

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Not Just M.A.S.H.: Wayne Rogers Makes His Own Rules

Execupundit

You can hear the voice of Wayne Rogers while reading his book , "Make Your Own Rules: A Renegade Guide to Unconventional Success." Although Wayne Rogers is better known nowadays for his appearances as a panelist on the Fox Business Channel, once upon a time he was involved with a little TV series called "M.A.S.H." A Princeton grad, Rogers has been a serial investor and entrepreneur so his smarts extend beyond drinking home brew in The Swamp.

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From “Win One For The Gipper” To “Let’s Seriously Injure This Guy, So That We Can Win!” – Roger Goodell Needs A Major Promotion, Now!

First Friday Book Synopsis

Randy's blog entries Drew Brees Roger Goodell Tim Cowlishaw Trayvon MartinThere have been literally thousands of questions. But most of them come down to this: What does it take to win? And that is what this book is about – winning. Probably no other topic could have made me want to write again! Because I think winning is great. Not good – great. When companies [.].

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0706 | How Transformation Works with Roger Martin & Sally Osberg

LDRLB

Strategy guru Roger L. Martin and Skoll Foundation President and CEO Sally R. Osberg are co-authors of Getting Beyond Better: How Social Entrepreneurship Works.

Thinking about Roger Goodell, the NFL, and Incentives… (Insight from the Freakonomics Guys)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Our first two books were animated by a relatively simple set of ideas: Incentives are the cornerstone of modern life. If there is one mantra a Freak lives by, it is this: people respond to incentives People do “bad things” when there is an incentive to do so (e.g., “The The Cobra Effect” — The “Cobra” […]. Randy''s blog entries

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Hook The Attention of Your Audience – Your Communication tip of the day from Roger Ebert

First Friday Book Synopsis

On how to write ‘fast’ “[In high school] I was a subscriber to the Great Lead Theory, which teaches that a story must have an opening paragraph so powerful that it leaves few readers still standing. Grantland Rice’s ‘Four Horsemen’ lead was my ideal. Sportswriter Bill] Lyon watched as I ripped one sheet of copy [.]. Randy''s blog entries

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Kenny Rogers Reflects on Dolly Parton with two Great Life/Success Lessons

First Friday Book Synopsis

There are ideas which you can hear, realize their value, and put into practice. And then there are other ideas which are simply illustrative. This is what successful people do” ideas. Here are two. Successful people don’t “mosey” – they walk faster than less successful people walk. and Successful people show up as themselves all [.]. Randy's blog entries

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Read Your Work Aloud – Your Communication Tip of the Day from Judith Crist (via Roger Ebert)

First Friday Book Synopsis

A good speech (“presentation”) is always good for two reasons: you have something worthwhile to say, and then you say it very well. Read this blog post, 2 Ways to Guarantee a Failed Presentation, for a refresher on these basics). You keep working at it, to get better. So, here is your communication tip of the day: [.]. Randy's blog entries communication tip of the day

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Art Break: Broders

Execupundit

Art Contrarian looks at posters by Roger Broders

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Roger Ebert advises a Texas preteen future Film Critic – on Writing, and Preparation – with a Personal Letter

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here’s Dana Stevens, on Slate this morning. I thought about just tweeting — but the letter is too good. In case you did not see it on Slate, look at it here. It appears that Ebert wrote it to the young Stevens somewhere around 1977-1979. Stevens, the movie critic at Slate, included this to introduce [.]. Randy''s blog entries

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Art Break: Broders

Execupundit

Art Contrarian looks at the work of Roger Broders

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Today's Leadership Thought - Passion And An Open Mind

Eric Jacobson

"You can express your own views as passionately as you want, as long as you''re equally curious about others'' views." -- Author of Smart Leaders Smarter Teams , Roger Schwarz. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Roger Schwarz

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Quotes And Leadership Lessons From The Cloverfield Paradox

Joseph Lalonde

Michael (Roger Davies) is the husband of Ava Hamilton (Gugu Mbatha-Raw). Abrams John Ortega movies moving on Netflix prayer resources Roger Davies selflessness Skype stuck The Cloverfield ParadoxDuring a Superbowl 52 commercial, viewers were treated to a surprise.

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Today's Leadership Thought

Eric Jacobson

"You can express your own views as passionately as you want, as long as you''re equally curious about others'' views." -- Author of Smart Leaders Smarter Teams , Roger Schwarz. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Management Roger Schwarz

The Failures of Design are all Around Us – (Thoughts Prompted by Design Thinking, and The Design of Business by Roger Martin)

First Friday Book Synopsis

The design thinker, in the words of novelist Saul Bellow, is “a first-class noticer.” Design is not art… Behind the apparent chaos is discipline. For many of us, imagination is underdeveloped. Mastery without originality becomes rote… Make a continuing, conscious effort to counteract this tendency by nurturing your originality, even in the smallest of ways. […]. Randy''s blog entries

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Music Break

Execupundit

For all of the Canadians out there: Stan Rogers singing " Northwest Passage

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Doing the Impossible

Kevin Eikenberry

That was the time that Roger Bannister ran the mile at the Iffley Road track in Oxford. Developing Others Leadership Learning Personal Development 4 minute mile encouragement impossible Roger Bannister 3:59.4 On May 6, 1954 the world heard that number.

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Are Your Millennial Employees Turning You Into a Helicopter Manager?

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

Leadership Carl Rogers Dan Schawbel Flying Without a Helicopter Helicopter boss Joanie Connell Jon Mertz Ken Blanchard Micromanager millennials Scott SavageHave you noticed that you’re supervising more closely, giving more direction, or spending more time with your millennial employees?

John Baldoni Interviewed on ESPN

N2Growth Blog

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has not spoken publicly since Sept. Best Video Blogs Communications Companies That Don''t Get It Crisis Management Interviews Leadership Rants ESPN John Baldoni NFL Roger Goodell Bob Ley talks with ESPN NFL business analyst Andrew Brandt and John Baldoni, Chair of N2Growth’s Leadership Development Practice about the commissioner’s recent lack of presence. Watch the Interview.

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Quote of the Day

Execupundit

Carl RogersThat which is personal is most general.

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The NFL Shows That Culture Change (Or the Lack of It) Starts at the Top

Next Level Blog

Current Affairs Leadership Lessons culture change leadership NFL Ray Rice Roger Goodell In the annals of interesting timing, it doesn’t get much better than an article that ran in the Financial Times this past Monday morning.

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Take A Big Risk

Joseph Lalonde

Roger Bannister ran the first 4 minute mile. Self-Improvement overcoming Richard Branson risk Roger Bannister Tony Hawk R isks are scary things. You never know what the outcome of the risk will be. Will you lose your life? Will you strike it rich? Will you be denied?

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Blogging on Business Update from Bob Morris (Week of 2/11/13)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Lafley and Roger Martin Organizing Genius: The Secrets of Creative Collaboration Warren Bennis and Patricia Ward Biederman Leadership: The Power of Emotional Intelligence: Selected Writings Daniel Goleman Conscious [.]. Mankins Michael Mankins Nassim Nicholas Taleb Organizing Genius Patricia Ward Biederman Paul Rogers Playing to Win: How Strategy Really Works Raj Sisodia reason.com. Exceptional Colorized Photos" Richard Flanagan Roger Martin Roland Deiser Roy V.

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How Unusual Is the Roger Ailes Sexual Harassment Case?

Harvard Business Review

The recent ouster of Roger Ailes as the CEO of Fox News speaks volumes about our partial progress on issues of sexual harassment in the workplace. ” Another Fox employee recalled that Ailes told her to get down on her knees, asked her, “ Are you Roger’s whore?