Monthly Archives: November 2014

Forget About ‘Being’ Great

The quickest route to becoming great is doing great. If your ambition is to become a great leader be sure to include ‘doing great’ at the top of your ‘to do’ list. Your ego can become an obstacle to your work. If you start believing in your greatness, it is the death of your creativity.…

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About Face Leadership

Let’s talk about face and leadership When leaders do an unexpected about-face, it can be disconcerting, disheartening and disastrous for the company and employees. Leaders who make a habit of pulling about-faces eventually become seen as undependable, lacking strong vision or, in some cases, being two-faced. Good leadership and good leaders are multifaceted. Good leaders…

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Out Maneuver Manipulation

In business today, the inflexible die young The biggest obstacle to change is understanding change.  Change – to make the form, nature, content, future course, etc., of (something) different from what it is or from what it would be if left alone: to change one’s name; to change one’s opinion; to change the course of history.…

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Evolution of Success: Railway Express and Flying FedEx Tigers Amazon.com

Clients Drive Change. Are You Listening? Recently a friend shared with me some perspective he gained from 33 years working for Western Airlines and then Delta Airlines. Eight to 10 years of his career was spent in air cargo where he witnessed one of the big consumer driven industry changes that often go unnoticed if…

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