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Google Embraces the Predictable

Google Embraces the Predictable

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Why Great Leadership and Communication Require Consistency An article entitled, “The Surprising Trait Google Looks For To Identify Potential Leaders,” caught my eye recently. Walter Chen wrote: “At Google, they’re... read more

Reverse Your Stagnation With Reverse Mentoring

Reverse Your Stagnation With Reverse Mentoring

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Mentorship is dead. Well, perhaps in the traditional sense. The traditional idea of mentorship has gotten fuzzy thanks to the rapid advancement of technology. We seem to be conditioned that... read more

8 Characteristics Of An Outstanding Board Member

8 Characteristics Of An Outstanding Board Member

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“Are you interested in joining our nonprofit’s board?” This question has been posed to me a lot recently. Maybe it’s my age or my reputation in the nonprofit sector. Occasionally,... read more

Hollywood Writers Have This Insider’s Secret for Leaders

Hollywood Writers Have This Insider’s Secret for Leaders

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What do high performing company cultures and successful television shows have in common? Just about everything – minus an Emmy and the drama… hopefully. Both a show and a business... read more

The One Thing You Should Know About Your Business Partner

The One Thing You Should Know About Your Business Partner

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People choose business partners for many reasons, and not always for the right ones. Sometimes, two people come up with an idea together and assume this means sticking together to... read more

Things a New CMO Needs to Know, But Often Doesn’t

Things a New CMO Needs to Know, But Often Doesn’t

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You put in your time, worked hard and you’re now a CMO. Good for you, now get to work. No, seriously, get to work! Your plate is already full.  Back... read more

When Casual Friday Becomes Casual Every Day, Use This 3 Pronged Approach

When Casual Friday Becomes Casual Every Day, Use This 3 Pronged Approach

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“I can’t believe the way these young associates come to work!” Chris told me after a recent presentation. “Where did they get the idea that ‘business casual’ means cut-off shorts, flip-flops and... read more

Firing Lousy Board Members

Firing Lousy Board Members

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Yes, your organization should fire non-performing board members. Of course, that means you must define good and bad performance. You must articulate standards and communicate them. You conduct screening interviews... read more

Reality Before Future – Get Your Leadership Team Aligned

Reality Before Future – Get Your Leadership Team Aligned

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Lately I’ve shared the first steps in getting a leadership team engaged, rationally and emotionally committed and aligned towards a collective envisioned future. The whole process starts with : A... read more

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Don’t Leave Out the Most Important Part of Leadership

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You don’t have to be a psychologist to detect when someone is being disingenuous with you. We all have a built in fake-o-meter, but somehow never realize when we’re setting... read more

Thank You alphabet soup

90% of You Are Jerks at Work

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A simple thank you goes a long way. We know how great it feels to be appreciated, whether it from a spouse or family member, and how great it feels... read more

Six Leadership Traits That Could Change Corporate America!

Six Leadership Traits That Could Change Corporate America!

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Dear Leaders, the subject of my letter to you today was formed this past Sunday as my wife and I attended Church in Apple Valley, MN. It was our very... read more

Brand Takes Back Seat to Thought Leadership in Professional Services Marketing

Brand Takes Back Seat to Thought Leadership in Professional Services Marketing

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Traditional outbound marketing and advertising tactics are dying a slow death, increasingly devoid of ROI. This type of outreach continues to place a heavy emphasis on the brand name of... read more

Cat People or Dog People Make Better Business Leaders

Cat People or Dog People Make Better Business Leaders

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It turns out that the differences between dogs and cats are almost as great as the differences between “dog people” and “cat people”. Not only do they relate to people... read more

Women Increasingly Shaping The Future Of Business

Women Increasingly Shaping The Future Of Business

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Since the dawn of human kind the business landscape was a man’s world. Times are changing! Today, women are wielding more and more power on both sides of the business... read more