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Disappointment is the Residue of Misperceiving Management as Leadership

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

There are many outstanding managers but very few true leaders Barack Obama has been president for almost six years and sadly, the most consistent and persistent criticism has sought to portray him as a feeble leader who is neither decisive nor effective. Much of this perception arises from the coordinated, concerted effort of obstreperous Republicans. [...]

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Sometimes the Best Boss is No Boss at All

September 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Building Better Business Managers, Business Management

If you want to be successful in business, the last thing you should strive to be is a boss Do you have any “bad boss” horror stories? If not, just wait; if you work long enough, you will. And when you have a bad boss you will know it from the angst and frustration you [...]

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The Biggest Risk of Failure is the Unwillingness to Risk Failure

August 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Building Better Business Managers

Facing the risk of failure is less threatening when one understands the difference between a risk and a gamble. Risk permeates the drive for success like garlic in an Italian restaurant. It is the 600-pound gorilla in the success equation. And when it comes to achieving success – either as an individual in the corporate [...]

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