Tag Archives: change leadership

15 Bits Of Advice For The Graduate

We all have our “go to” mantras or quotes we’ve picked up along the way from the famous and infamous that help …

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Why The Model Doesn’t Matter in Change Leadership

“I don’t think it really matters which model you pick,” my friend said on the phone last week. “I think it just …

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Six Signs You Undervalue Implementation

Business heroes are often the innovators and the visionaries that set the next strategy. Yet, 90% of strategies fail because of execution. …

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Goodbye Josh Hamilton: When Your Super Star Goes to the Competition

Josh Hamilton in a Los Angeles Angel’s uniform. Wow. As a Texas Rangers fan, that was a sight to see. In four …

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5 Team Lessons from Oz: Who Are You Traveling With?

There is a new Oz in town. The movie, Oz: The Great and Powerful, imagines how Oz got to Oz, long before …

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Women and Work: Are You Watching the Fire? Or Doing Your Part?

I am simultaneously fascinated, horrified, stunned and motivated by the firestorm of conversations occurring right now around two events: The leaked Yahoo …

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Why the Marathon Effect Matters, Even When You Don’t Run

Do you compete in marathons? How about triathlons? The Cowtown Marathon took place in Ft. Worth just this weekend. I was not a participant! …

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Simplifying the Art of Persuasion – How to Make a Case for Change

Persuasion – it’s such a powerful word and such a critical skill for leaders to employ on a daily basis. Most of us …

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6 Change Management Lessons from the Super Bowl

Are you staring at the “Super Bowl of Change” in your organization? Is it a large change and you’re responsible? Are you …

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Micro-Mentoring: Why One Mentor Isn’t Enough

  Many of us used to equate the ideal mentor to a gray haired, senior executive in the corner office.  This expert had all …

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