Should Your Leaders All Think Alike?

 

I sometimes wonder why making great decisions seems to be such a challenge for many leaders and their teams.  Consider this scenario.  There are four key decision-makers in a meeting speaking about a process that is not working.  Feelings are running high and there is a great deal of heated debate.  Everyone has […]

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The ONE Ability that made Nelson Mandela A Great Leader

If you haven’t seen the movie ‘Invictus’ yet, I can highly recommend it.   Apart from a truly astonishing performance by Morgan Freeman as Mandela, this movie beautifully depicts the unmatched, absolutely unique leadership style of Nelson Mandela.

Mandela spent twenty seven years in a tiny prison cell on Robben Island for opposing […]

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Is Leadership Alignment Really Possible?

Could it be possible that leadership alignment is a great goal to aspire towards but one that is probably very difficult to attain?  Think about it.  Let’s say that the CEO is surrounded by a team of 7 executive leaders.  The absolute ideal would be that they all feel a great sense of […]

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Left-Brain.. Right Brain Thinker..Which are You?

How do you feel about the topic of the left brain-right brain and its benefit to the performance of leaders and teams?  Here is why I am asking.  It seems to me that this extremely effective concept, that has enhanced the performance of leaders and teams around the world, is seriously misunderstood. Some […]

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The Leadership Mystery of 2010

The Leadership Mystery of 2010

I have joined several excellent Leadership Groups in Linkedin and it has been a fascinating journey for me.  Reading the questions and comments of others, as well as the responses to my comments, what has ‘hit me on the side of the head’ is that although there are some […]

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