The Online Gift that Keeps Giving

The Online Gift that Keeps Giving

LinkedIn is a friendly environment within which I find my inspiration and community by keeping up with people’s activities.  It keeps me feeling in touch and grateful even with COVID.  I’m often amazed at the good works and contribution people find to do from their...

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The Online Gift that Keeps Giving

The Online Gift that Keeps Giving

LinkedIn is a friendly environment within which I find my inspiration and community by keeping up with people’s activities.  It keeps me feeling in touch and grateful even with COVID.  I’m often amazed at the good works and contribution people find to do from their...

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Can You Handle the Truth?

Can You Handle the Truth?

Seeking the truth. Finding the truth. Facing the truth. Communicating the truth. It takes an extraordinary commitment to the truth to seek it and frankly not everyone is interested. Some people like their own version of reality just fine, thank you. It’s hard to make...

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Listening is a Power Source for Leaders

Listening is a Power Source for Leaders

As a facilitator of CEO business support groups, I held conversations with candidates for my groups to discern the likelihood that they would be good listeners.  I distinctly remember one CEO who told me, “I take only my own counsel.  No thank you.”  I had had...

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How Can Leaders Earn Your Trust?

How Can Leaders Earn Your Trust?

Do you choose to work at a company because of exceptional leadership and trust in an individual or team?  Maybe you attend a particular church because of the minister and their leadership in the area of spirituality.  You might have joined a nonprofit because the...

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Conscious Leadership:  The Triple Bottom Line

Conscious Leadership: The Triple Bottom Line

A study of thirty-two sustainability leaders and change agents were the subject of a Ph.D. candidate, Barrett Chapman Brown. The study is called “Conscious leadership for sustainability: How leaders with late-stage action logics design and engage in sustainability...

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Conversations that Inspire Teams

Conversations that Inspire Teams

As team members, we like to be inspired, yet it doesn’t take much to uninspired us. What is NOT inspiring your team? He said/she said. When WIIFM (what’s in it for me) overtakes the common mission. The blame game. Responsibility without authority Authority without...

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