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Please return to our website on June 4th at 7 am! The Unstuck Contest is simple, please tell us: “When were you really stuck in business, and how did you get unstuck?” Grand Prize One (1) Seven (7) nights stay in a two bedroom condominium at the EagleRidge Lodge in Steamboat Colorado. Eagleridge Lodge is [...]
Most of us enjoy films and believe we know what makes a good or bad film. Do we? Or do we simply know our preference? When academics study an industry they can begin to provide insights that may be missed on the industry’s leaders themselves. In this short film created by Dr. Allegre Hadida at [...]
But no one captures the profound and paradoxical nature of silence better than silent Buddhist retreat leader Gene Lushtak. Prochnik recounts a story Lushtak told him about Ajahn Chah, the most prominent leader of 20th-century Buddhism: “A young monk came to live in the monastery where Ajahn Chah was practicing. The people who lived in [...]
An interview with Nicholas Kralev, author of Decoding Air Travel: A Guide to Saving on Airfare and Flying in Luxury Interview by John LeTourneau, Executive Coach, CO2 Partners About the Author: Nicholas Kralev is a writer, educator, and speaker on global travel, diplomacy, and international affairs. A former Financial Times and Washington Times correspondent, he [...]
This is part three of our seven part series on Trust. Many leaders think of trust is something for them to gain rather than give. This series supports the priority of giving trust to support your goal to become an exceptional leader.
Capacity is one of the core tenants of having trust for others. Imagine that you don’t believe one of your co-workers has the capacity to carry out a specific, objective, strategy, or action because they are beyond their capacity to get another initiative done. How likely are you to give them another opportunity to carry forward? You will likely find a work around; do it yourself, find someone down the chain of command to do it. Defer the project. It makes it very difficult to have trust for someone when they show-up this way.
Beth Kieffer Leonard, Managing Partner at LBLCo, says, “tax laws are all about incenting behaviors.” The fact that congress has log-jammed our country means that we’re not being incented to behave in the way we need to be. This country has a great and energetic workforce; we just need to move them in a productive [...]