Monthly Archives: December 2012

Leaders’ New Year Check Point

‘Tis the season for reflection and goal setting.  But before you pull out the to-do list and create some over-zealous or guilt-induced …

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What Was I Thinking? Insights When Decisions Need Unwinding

Have you ever awaken suddenly in the middle of the night with that gnawing, panicky feeling that a decision you made recently …

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Career (and Life) Lessons from the Mayan Apocalypse

Thursday, December 20th 8:12 am Since the world is coming to a fiery end tomorrow as predicted by some interpretations of the Mesoamerican …

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Problem Solving: Go Over, Under or Around It

One characteristic that sets apart successful people is how they handle adversity. Problems inevitably arise in life, which means they happen at …

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Why Engagement is Up to You

Companies everywhere are looking at how to drive up engagement scores and results. Yet, research tells us that the most significant factor …

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Don’t Waste Your Organization’s Time and Money on Assessments

I have a love-hate relationship with behavior style assessments. Used appropriately, they can be fantastic tools for organizations to assess fit and …

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Hear That? It’s the Sound of Irrelevance

A pink cammo bow and arrow set… that was the elusive gift this year for my niece. She had to have it …

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What Are You Really Saying?

Basically, it’s a given that there are, you know, so many things people do when speaking… ummm… that distract their listeners from …

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The Lesson of Johnny Manziel: Is Assessing Potential an Art or a Science?

Saturday night Johnny Manziel won the Heisman Trophy two years after only two Division 1 schools showed real interest in him as …

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Change is an Event, Transition is a Journey

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes – whether you’re a change leadership professional who deals with change every day, a rocket scientist, a lawyer or a teacher …

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