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3 Ways Leaders Can Create A High Performance Culture That Drives Results

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When trying to define organizational culture, I often think about a quote from one of our late Supreme Court Justices about pornography: “I can’t define it but I know it

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The 4 P’s of Performance

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If you have ever taken a marketing class you probably learned about the 4 P’s or “the marketing mix” as it is also known. There are also 4 P’s of

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Pausing Is A Power Pose

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I first learned the power of pausing when I was in college – although I didn’t recognize it as a “power pose” at the time. In fact, the concept of

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3 Steps to Bridging the Chasm From Vision to Execution

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Many organizations – and individuals as far as that goes – encounter a huge chasm between Vision and Execution. Why is it that despite our best intentions, and sometimes even

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The Cost of Conformity & 3 Ways to Avoid Group Think

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The attack on Pearl Harbor, the Bay of Pigs, the Watergate Scandal, the demise of Swiss Air, the global expansion strategy of British Airways, and the GM Cobalt ignition switch

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Are You Trying to Drink From A Fire Hose?

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It happened again yesterday. An executive was confiding in me that they have so many priorities, are going in so many directions and have so much change being thrust upon

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Making Values More Than Words on the Wall

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Pick up any book on corporate culture and most books on effective hiring and you will read about the critical role of values. Yet when I talk to CEOs, business

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Are you a good leader who strives to become a great leader?

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Have you ever asked yourself questions like? What do I need to do as a leader to engage and mobilize my team? What skills do our managers need to be

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Five Life Lessons from Super Bowl 50

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The confetti has been swept away. The teams in the National Football League have turned their attention from the Super Bowl to draft day and the 2016-2017 season. All that

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Are You Acting Like A Business Owner Or A CEO

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I’ve seen it hundreds of times, you’ve probably seen it too – or maybe you have even experienced it. Someone decides to follow their passion and realize their dream of

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