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When I work with leaders of non-profits about how to have permanent success and longevity in terms of keeping their boards engaged, I often tell them to keep their board connected to the non-profit’s mission. Practically, this might mean opening … Continue reading
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Lead From Authenticity

I recently did an internet radio interview with a woman named Lynnis Mullins of PraiseWorks. It was obvious from our very first conversation that I was dealing with someone truly authentic. After you work in this profession for a good … Continue reading
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Honor Frustrations Then Focus On the Positive

When I present my keynote presentation and one-day leadership seminar for public school teachers, I find that Superintendents really struggle. They struggle because they very much want to motivate, inspire and equip the teachers in their school systems, but they … Continue reading
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Practically Apply Tools For Permanent Change

I was recently interviewed by Moe Vara, who has a blog talk radio show and is an Anthony Robbins trainer. We both share a passion for providing presentations and seminars that help people produce permanent, rather than temporary empowerment. Most … Continue reading
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Key Elements of Authentic Leaders

What is authentic leadership? I have been working with leaders for over 20 years, and while being authentic involves many things, I now believe there are some areas of utmost importance and priority: 1) You must be someone who leads … Continue reading
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Be the Change You Want to See

The longer I have been presenting leadership development seminars, the stricter I have become about making sure the organization is ready for true, lasting culture change before I go out and present a 2-day seminar. When I talk to CEO’s, … Continue reading
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Giving You Something You Can Use

When I give a keynote presentation or facilitate my leadership development seminars, I commonly get three responses: I have never experienced anything so different – I will not forget this. The day absolutely flew by. I can actually use a … Continue reading
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Unlocking Your Own Blocks & Stepping Into Authentic Leadership

I went to a seminar this past weekend called Courageous Leadership. The speaker was Dr. Will Willomen, a former Bishop of the United Methodist Church, who is currently a professor at Duke Divinity School. His candor, unique sense of humor, … Continue reading
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A Sprained Ankle & An Attitude Adjustment

I was on a hiking trip a few weeks ago and severely sprained my ankle. For a type A personality, it has been a lesson for me in two areas… Letting People Help Me I am so darn independent that … Continue reading
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