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“Best Practices” May be the Worst Practice

December 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Building Better Business Managers, Business Management, Effective Leadership

Following the concept of “best practices” is trying to copy what others have done successfully, but without the creative ingenuity needed to achieve real success. The road to leadership and management success is not an easy one, and there are many who fail to reach the desired destination. Those seeking success are inevitably confronted with potholes, perilously […]

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Searching for Success as a Leader? There is a way to get help finding it.

November 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Building Better Business Managers, Business Management, Effective Leadership, Improving Your Business Leadership

People who are important to the success of a leader will work for the success of the leader, so long as they are treated as if they are important to the success of the leader. Remember the vastly popular sitcom Cheers? The show took place in a fictional Boston pub and revolved around an eclectic […]

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Now it’s the Republicans Turn to Disappoint us as Leaders

November 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Building Better Business Managers, Business Management, Politics and Politicians Gone Awry

As voters we live in the real world but continue to believe in a fantasy world. The Republicans have scored a smashing victory; not just in taking control of the US Senate, but they have also scored gains all the way down the line to governors and state legislatures. Most pundits suggest these results were […]

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