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3 Rules from a High-Growth CEO that is Beating the Competition with Culture

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What a High-Growth CEO Shares About His Unique Role as the Head of the Company Every business, company, or team has someone at the top of the organizational food chain. That person, oftentimes referred to as the CEO, is overall responsible for the well being and survival of the organization. What every business, company, or…

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Why Confidence for Leaders is Bogus and Kills Sparks of Team-Genius

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Where is your confidence level?  If you’re like 100% of the people around you, it fluctuates. And it probably fluctuates by the microsecond. High when you (sometimes) want it to be. Low during times of stress or uncertainty. But often, it’s something we internalize and fuss over in our minds – because as we’re told,…

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Mistakes Leaders Make

5 Mistakes Leaders Make When Setting Standards

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Fully-developed standards strengthen organizations to look beyond stiff guidelines, prescribed procedures and hard metrics to focus on a set of intentional principles about how it should run. Do you care about expanding your team? What organizations want is for their leadership and upper management to do the right thing, at the right times, for the right reasons, all positioned within the settings…

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Success

Why My Level of Success is Your Definition of Success

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Success in life could be measured as continued expansion of peace of mind and the striving to realize our self-made vision of fulfillment. That’s my personal understanding of the concept of “success”. And it breathes life into my theory on what leaders are inherently responsible for – the amplification of success of the individual people in…

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Mental Toughness

Mental Toughness: You are the Problem and You are the Solution

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Leaders must have mental toughness — the continued process of mastering control over thoughts, feelings and attitudes. How does mental toughness carry one through the process of dreaming to achieving? And what is the mindset necessary to overcome the obstacles that determine to impede our progress with each individual step? If you have been on this planet for…

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Permission to Screw Up

You Have Permission to Screw Up

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“How I learned to lead by doing (almost) everything wrong” A pretty revealing statement, wouldn’t you say? Well, this a statement (turned book subtitle) from one of today’s most influential and experienced GenY entrepreneurs: Kristen Hadeed. Kristen  is the Founder and CEO of Student Maid™. Student Maid is a unique residential and commercial cleaning enterprise,…

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Leadership

The 4 Things People Look For in Their Leader

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The Leadership Challenge. Aptly titled, right? Not the Leadership Movement. Not the Leadership Training. Not the Leadership Exercise. Jim Kouzes, co-author of the Leadership Challenge: How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations, has been working in leadership training and executive coaching for more years than I have been alive: 35 years. He has recognized something brilliant when…

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Do You Have Battle-Tested Leadership?

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A Story of Battle-Tested Leadership Originally set to take over command of the USS Olympia(SSN-717), Captain David Marquet was thrilled to reach the pinnacle of his navy career. Unfortunately for him, a last minute command switch had him assume command of the USS Santa Fe(SSN-763). Santa Fe was the worst submarine in the fleet by…

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