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The Power of the Tug

I looked up from my reading and out the airport window was a little vehicle pushing an airliner back from the gate. I’ve seen it plenty of times before but this time I noticed something I must have overlooked in … Continue reading

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Leadership Courage and Vulnerability

Facilitating an event is always a learning experience. For a recent team building event I was asked to facilitate a discussion for a senior leadership team. During the activities and follow-up an individual brought up a serious situation that was … Continue reading

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Choose Nice Over and Over

I’ve heard my mother say many times, “It’s nice to be important, but it’s more important to be nice.” I suppose that anyone with an ounce of niceness would agree. But a recent incident had me thinking about those famous … Continue reading

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Correcting Expectations

I have a client that is a great repeat customer. I deal primarily with two different people from this organization. They are interesting in that they are very different. One will promise and promise and then put things off, be … Continue reading

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Therapeutic Information

Today was my last day of physical therapy after my shoulder surgery two months ago. The two months of visiting the therapist a couple times a week, along with daily exercises, has brought progress , but not without pain. The … Continue reading

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Self Leadership

Leadership begins with character. A lot is said about a leader’s influence and each person’s own sphere of influence. And it is true that everyone is a leader to some degree whether they realize or admit it or not. Everyone … Continue reading

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The Action Now Ability

I heard a man talking and he was stating that he is a man who gets things done. He admitted that he has little compassion and is not a counselor, but when something needs to get done or be addressed he … Continue reading

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