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What is Your Team’s Purpose?

Recently we were coaching a leadership team and one of the team members said, “I don’t think we all have the same understanding of what …

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It's a Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life is one of our favorite movies this time of year. The story is a reminder of …

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The Ghost of Cultures Past

Editor’s Note: This was originally posted on         One of the unfortunate consequences of leadership churn, mergers and …

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Honest Listening

One of the most common complaints is communication, or lack of it. No matter what roles you play, as a …

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31 Days and Counting

It’s an opportunity to sprint to the finish line of 2015.  Why wait until January? This is the perfect time …

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Gratitude is Essential for Enoughness

The word gratitude comes from the Latin word gratus which means thankful.  Whether or not you celebrate a Thanksgiving holiday, …

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Praise Improves Performance

At the NeuroLeadership Summit we learned from Loews, Microsoft, and Sears about eliminating traditional approaches to performance reviews and ratings. …

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We are focusing on the work of renowned thinker, Dr. Martin Seligman. He is a leading authority in the fields …

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What's your story?

Leadership Super Powers According to Brene Brown, author of Rising Strong, “The most transformative and resilient leaders that I’ve worked …

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An Inspired Team Succeeds

For the first time since 2003, the Chicago Cubs (1) are in the National League Championship Series. They proved themselves …

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Destroy the Iceberg

At the Ultimate Culture Conference Dr. Schein said that the iceberg analogy so many people equate with his three levels …

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How Strong is Your Skeleton?

Ultimate Culture Conference Speakers It’s not time for Halloween, yet! Dr. Ed Schein opened the Ultimate Culture Conference (which was …

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A Tribute to Yogi Berra

For those who don’t know, Yogi was an American professional baseball catcher, manager, and coach who played 19 seasons in …

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People Powered Culture Change

“Editor’s Note: This was originally posted on As you lead through culture change are you “playing to win?”  Who is on …

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Culture Sneak Peak

In preparation for our presentation at the Ultimate Culture Conference we are featuring a series of tips about culture, culture …

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I See (or hear) the Same Thing

…but it means something different to you. Do you ever feel like you are hearing words that are familiar but …

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There have been many books written about how to manage your time. There are planning systems, filing systems and approaches …

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The Man Who Invented Management (and commented on leadership)

We love quotes because they capture the essence of a concept and serve as a powerful mental stimulation when they …

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Sponge Squeezing on Vacation

As we were finishing our strategic session last Friday, our client, a C-level executive on her way to vacation, shared …

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