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Women: Don’t Sabotage Your Career with These Childhood Mistakes

Women: Don’t Sabotage Your Career with These Childhood Mistakes

Leadership

Ten years ago, I first read a fantastic book by Lois Frankel called Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office, which was about unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their... read more

Are Your Employees Working Like a Dog, or Dogging It at Work?

Are Your Employees Working Like a Dog, or Dogging It at Work?

Leadership

My wife and I have three lazy dogs.   Given the choice, I know Ozzy, Olivia and Toby would like to be out chasing the deer, elk, and fox that run... read more

Five Ways to Motivate your Team to Harvest Low-Hanging Fruit

Five Ways to Motivate your Team to Harvest Low-Hanging Fruit

Leadership

The best ideas to improve organizations come from engaging those closest to the work. Good ideas usually do not just pop into people’s heads (unless they are in the shower,... read more

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Becoming a Leader at Work

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Most of us strive to become leaders. We want to do something great, be respected by our peers, make more money and acquire more responsibility. Overall, we want to make... read more

Do Your Leadership Skills Pass The Dinner Table Test?

Do Your Leadership Skills Pass The Dinner Table Test?

Leadership

I’ve been around a lot of leaders – some great, some not so great, and some who are amazing. The differentiator? The amazing leaders always pass the dinner table test.... read more


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Reality (Sometimes) Sucks!

Reality (Sometimes) Sucks!

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Try as we might, sometimes we just can’t make our goals or commitments. Managers push us for forecasts. They pressure us to hit a certain number. There are mandates about... read more

Change Leadership Challenge 4: Meaningful Employee Participation

Change Leadership Challenge 4: Meaningful Employee Participation

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This is the fourth in a series of posts about change leadership. Previous posts covered active, committed leadership, building a compelling business case, and embedding change. Remember when you first... read more

Are You Really Leading by Example?

Are You Really Leading by Example?

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Dear Leaders, My letter today focuses on an age old saying that most of us have heard, and some put into practice… “lead by example”. I am sure the vast... read more

Where Will Tomorrow’s Leaders Come From?

Where Will Tomorrow’s Leaders Come From?

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It’s no secret that the industry of inside sales continues to grow rapidly in terms of number of new jobs created. A recent study indicated that 250,000 new jobs will... read more

Rewarding & Recognizing – It’s a Leader's Job!

Rewarding & Recognizing – It’s a Leader’s Job!

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Many years ago I was discussing with a team manager what appeared to be lack of general motivation of his inside sales reps. Their numbers were struggling and they didn’t... read more

Are You Guilty of Rankism? Probably

Are You Guilty of Rankism? Probably

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I recently came across an article, “Respect: Why Some People Get It and Some People Don’t”. The piece brought to light that we have defined inequalities like agism, sexism and... read more

What’s Your ‘Leader-Print’?

What’s Your ‘Leader-Print’?

Leadership

Ever wonder why there are more than 350,000 leadership titles on amazon.com? The plethora of models, seminars, speakers, authors, and books on the topic confirms something I’ve been thinking for... read more

7 Tips to Becoming an Extraordinary Manager

7 Tips to Becoming an Extraordinary Manager

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How do you get your people to perform? By being the best manager that ever happened to them. The very top leaders drive bottom-line results for a company because they... read more

What is an Industry Leader?

What is an Industry Leader?

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‘Industry leader’ is one of the financial press’ favorite phrases, yet how often do they define the term?  What makes one company, above all others, the industry leader?  More importantly,... read more

Three Requirements for CMO Longevity

Three Requirements for CMO Longevity

Leadership

“Needed – new CMO who comes with a passion for winning and enjoys an entrepreneurial atmosphere. The ideal candidate knows how to build and lead a team, use data and... read more