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Observations about leadership

True leaders add value to others

Add value. It doesn’t get any simpler than that. But those simple words come from one of the best known authors, leadership expert John C. Maxwell. He spoke on the topic of ...

August 27, 2016 10:01 pm


Growing in leadership requires concerted push

If today requires nothing more than you did yesterday, you're not growing. If you can fulfill your dream by yourself, your dream is too small.

August 24, 2016 11:48 am


True leadership adds value to people, author John Maxwell says

Intentionally and every day, a leader should add value to people, leadership expert John C. Maxwell said.

August 22, 2016 12:41 pm


Thousands view global summit

Every leader who has any tenure has sometimes wondered this about one project or another: Why isn’t it done? Chris McChesney, an executive with the Franklin Covey company th ...

August 20, 2016 10:01 pm


Getting teams focused, engaged critical for leaders

Every leader who has any tenure has sometimes wondered this about one project or another: Why isn’t it done?

August 18, 2016 9:33 am


Local leadership summit host site draws global attention

Fort Wayne got some global attention through a short video spot last week as it hosted the Global Leadership Summit, which was broadcast via satellite from a Chicago suburb to ...

August 15, 2016 3:06 pm


Focus on 3 key attributes to build better team

Leaders who want to build the best teams have to know the attributes of true team players and develop a hiring process to bring those people on board. But even people who lack som ...

August 13, 2016 10:01 pm


Leaders should look for team players who are humble, hungry, smart

Leaders who want to build the best teams have to know the attributes of true team players and develop a hiring process to bring those people on board.

August 10, 2016 9:27 am


Disconnecting can add stress

That familiar tug-of-war between staying connected to work or basking in your downtime was likely to get some fresh attention at the annual meeting of the Academy of Mana ...

August 6, 2016 10:17 pm


Athletes' mindset, performance can provide workplace lessons

Major sporting events such as the Olympics can provide some lessons applicable in the workplace.

August 5, 2016 10:28 am


Email alert: Constant connectivity, complaining can both generate stress

The expectation that workers monitor and respond to emails during non-work time can lead to chronic stress and emotional exhaustion, according to a study that prompted an upcoming paper.

August 2, 2016 12:34 pm