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Why You Should Join #ExerciseLeadershipToday 30-Day Challenge

2019-04-26T15:02:34-05:00Leadership Development, Personal Development, Team Development|

I am on the Board for the Greater Cincinnati Association of Talent Development and we recently had a Corporate Learning Event featuring a panel of CLOs (Chief Learning Officers) from organizations around ....Read more

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20 Things a Thanksgiving Turkey and a Leader Have in Common

2019-04-26T15:02:29-05:00Leadership Development, Personal Development|

Recently, my marketing specialist challenged me to write a “Thanksgiving blog.” So rather than write about giving thanks, being grateful, or showing gratitude, I decided to do something different. In an effort ....Read more

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ONE THING You Can Do To Improve Your Leadership Effectiveness

2019-04-26T15:02:29-05:00Career Development, Leadership Development, Personal Development|

It is always surprising to me to hear about organizations that do not promote or support “feedback” for its employees. In one organization I worked with recently, I was told that leadership ....Read more

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2019-04-26T15:02:15-05:00Career Development, Leadership Development, Personal Development|

That’s a great question and I had no idea until I read A World Gone Social by Ted Coine and Mark Babbitt. According to Coine and Babbett, the Social Age is a ....Read more

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How do Great Leaders Handle Negative Feedback?

2019-04-26T15:01:48-05:00Career Development, Leadership Development, Personal Development|

The ultimate purpose of giving someone feedback is to help them get better at something … to improve their performance. But often times, feedback and how it is delivered leaves the recipient ....Read more