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In Leadership, Good is the Enemy of Great

December 5, 2013 | Joseph "Bud" Haney | HCI

Regardless of your field of work, it’s likely that your pay, promotion, and overall employment is dependent on the numbers and results that you bring to the table at your organization. Whether we like it or not, we live in a results-based world, and today the pressure to perform is higher than ever. 

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Learning to be a Great Boss

November 14, 2013 | Wally Bock | HCI

You may not be a great boss now, but you can become one. Do the things that great bosses do and you will get the results they do. Then you'll be a great boss, too.

BlogWhat Your Title Isn't

The Form and Fashion of Influence

November 7, 2013 | Lexy Thompson | HCI

A first glance into the world of business suggests that titles are everything. Whose boss are you? Who is your boss? Titles have become so important that in some instances individuals begin to identify who they are with what they put after their name. In fact, the first thing most people ask about after your name is what you do!

 

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Cultivating Leadership Charisma

December 10, 2013 | Tanveer Naseer

Attend this webcast to learn the six fundamentals of charisma and the role each play in effective leadership.

BlogLeadership Assessment

Leadership Assessment: Nailing Jello to a Wall?

October 23, 2013 | Warren Bobrow | HCI

A good friend of mine has a consulting practice in leadership development and executive coaching. At lunch the other day we were discussing various aspects of hiring and developing leaders. As you might imagine, we have some overlapping, but different, ideas about what can and cannot be assessed in leaders today.

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Just Make a Decision Already

October 17, 2013 | Nick Tasler | HBR

Strategic decisiveness is one of the most vital success attributes for leaders in every position and every industry, but few leaders understand where it comes from or how to find more of it. It is not surprising that picking one strategic ...

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Multitasking Makes Managers Less Thoughtful 

October 10, 2013 | Gretchen Gavett | HBR

You’re sitting at a meeting checking your e-mail on your iPad or your texts on your phone. Or, if you’re like the average college student, your attention is divided at least three ways, among the lecturer, your laptop, and your text ...

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Leadership Burnout: A Simple Way to Re-engage 

September 30, 2013 | Janice L. Marturano, Founder and Executive Director | Huffington Post

All too often, we as leaders lose our way. Rather than face into what is most important, we allow ourselves to get pulled into the surrounding chaos or distracted by the 'emergency of the day' while the truly important matters are left ...

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Closing the Leadership Gap 

September 30, 2013 | Stedman Graham | Huffington Post

We are living in times of the greatest opportunity ever experienced in human history. The changes taking place today, and over the next several years, are creating opportunity and access to markets around the world like never before. ...

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