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How to be a great boss

How to be a great boss

Over the past 45 years I have worked for numerous bosses as well as myself. Over that period of time I have figured out a few characteristics that go into making a “GREAT” boss. Honesty, integrity,...

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Lessons in leadership

Lessons in leadership

A Look At The Fine Art Of Leadership Through The Eyes Of A Softball Coach Forward I once remember my dad saying to me that, the most important things you learn in life are those things you learn...

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The best laid strategic plans

The best laid strategic plans

Most companies invest a significant amount of time and effort in a formal annual strategic planning process but, many executives see little benefit from the investment.  One manager told us,...

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Change

Change

Lets talk change. A long time ago when I was in the process of obtaining my Technology Diploma and Engineering Degree, I was required to study Physics. It wasn't the most glamorous course and it...

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Are leaders really psychopathic?

Are leaders really psychopathic?

So are business leaders really cut from the same psychopathic cloth as psychopaths? Dr. Linda Ferguson, Chair of NLP Canada says; there are an inordinate number of leaders that demonstrate...

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The 5 myths about leadership

The 5 myths about leadership

True leadership cannot be assigned, appointed or awarded. The true essence of leadership comes from influence. True influence can be defined as; “how can I get you to do what I need you to do, when...

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The five levels of leadership

The five levels of leadership

Becoming an effective leader is a lot like being in the stock market. You don’t make your fortune in a day; you make it daily, a little bit at a time. What matters most is what you do day after day,...

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