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The 6 Inner Leadership Selves

Being a leader, in whatever capacity, is not a one dimensional affair.

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Are You Worthy of Being a Leader?

Are you into power?

Does holding authority over others give you a sense of accomplishment and satisfaction?

Before you answer these two questions take a moment to reflect. Be honest with yourself.

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How Many Projects End Up Like This!

Up from the Hub archives. Originally published 2007

We all must have done this or been a part of this at some time.

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The Humble Leader: Giving Without Strings Attached

Open a book on leadership or management, read an article on the subject or listen to an interview and you’re bound to bump into coaching or mentoring.

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Have You Lost Your Voice? Stand Up and be Counted

Retain the power of speech no matter what other power you may lose….Be shunned, be hated, or be ridiculed, be scared be in doubt, but don’t be gagged. The time of trial is always. Now is the appointed time.
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Leaders Should be Enthusiastic … but Skeptical!

Successful people typically possess a deep passion for the activities in which they engage. The great basketball coach John Wooden said: “Your energy, drive and dedication will stimulate and greatly inspire others.”

But, be careful; enthusiasm alone doesn’t carry the day.

Consider the following two dimensions: 1) Laid Back versus Enthusiastic; and 2) Skeptical versus Gullible. The enthusiastic but gullible person typically has problems getting things done. The laid back and skeptical guy is usually the wet blanket, not the achiever.

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Leading in a Multipolar World: Four Forces Shaping Society

Are you confused with what’s been going on in the economy and the job market?

Have you had enough of the solutions from the so-called experts?

Would you like some practical leadership tips that will help you adapt to the wild roller coaster ride we’re on?

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Are You a Green Leader?

There’s nothing like an extended period of weak economic growth following a nasty recession to subdue environmental initiatives.

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Are YOU an Owner in Your Corporate Retreat? From Numbness to Engagement

Your eyes are glazing over, head slumping dangerously closer to the table, upon which lie scattered papers. The coffee’s terrible, as are the fat-laden muffins and pastries.

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The New Leadership: Fear, Control, Manipulation

One of my favorite e-newsletters is Strategy+Business (produced by Booz&Company). You can depend on receiving insightful viewpoints and interviews with leading thinkers.