Do you have an idea about how it should be done?

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Do you have an idea about how it should be done

While waiting for an appointment last week, I overheard an employee complaining to his supervisor.  The frustrated employee was full of criticisms and getting more and more worked up as he went through his litany of gripes.  When he ran out of steam and paused, the supervisor responded.  “I hear you.  Do you have an idea about how it should

How Far Will You Go?

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What determines what we will achieve in life? It’s a question that has plagued people for ages.  One indicator is mental toughness: resilience against attack, calmness in the face of uncertainty, persistence through pain, focus amid chaos. Here are three videos – each an example of mental toughness.

Confronting Leadership Fears and Failures

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No one ever said being a leader is easy. The weight of the company is on your shoulders and you would benefit from having people who are in your same boat to share your concerns with. Feelings of loneliness and isolation can creep in, causing you to second-guess decisions.

I Pledge Allegiance…

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I Pledge Allegiance...

At a meeting last week, a director shared the exciting news that his son-in-law is becoming an American citizen in a couple weeks.  The family is flying in to participate in the ceremony being held in Chicago.