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Leadership Begins at Home

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Our philosophy is that home affects work and work affects home, as evidenced by how many of our signature testimonials speak to “better father”…” better husband”…”better wife”…”better mother.”  We therefore felt it would be a fitting topic to discuss leadership at home in terms of families and children.  As parents, you have the opportunity to help shape […]

5 Advantages of using external resources for a leadership development program

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Dan McCarthy is a great resource for leadership training.  In this article, Dan discusses the benefits of using external consultants and trainers for your organizational development needs. 1. Internal expertise may be missing.  External resources are sometimes needed when the required expertise is missing or in short supply within a company. 2. Innovation. An external resource can […]

Leading from within

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“Becoming a leader is synonymous with becoming yourself. It is precisely that simple, and it is also that difficult.” ~ Warren Bennis Lance, author of Jungle of Life Blog, recently interviewed me for his blog.  The interview was atypical in the same way our workshops are, meaning there was plenty of room for personal “stuff” […]

Great Leaders- Vote for your favorite Entrepreneurial Leaders of all time!

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Vote Here! Who had a greater impact on American business: Henry Ford or the Google guys? The founders of pioneering software companies, airlines, or retail chains? The answers to this question will tell us not only where we’ve been, but maybe where we’re going economically. So Inc. Magazine wants you to vote for the person […]

Jill Bolte Taylor’s Powerful Stroke of Insight

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Video- Jill Bolte Taylors Powerful Stroke of Insight Jill Bolte Taylor is a neuroanatomist who devoted her life to studying the brain and had the chance of a lifetime to experience her own brain as she suffered a stroke.  Watch the video to hear about her journey deep into her brain and back again.Jill Bolte […]

The People’s Stimulus Package

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Leadership comes in many forms, especially when it comes to running a country.  We are all aware of the economic conditions that surround us today.  Times are tough for everyone.  Our political leaders have developed a stimulus package to help generate new jobs, new attitudes, and new money into our economic systems. This is good […]

Preparing for the end of the recession

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Planning Now for an Economic Rebound Optimism among private-company CEOs is at a 16 year low, according to a survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers.  As a result, companies are putting expansion plans on hold, says Ken Esch, a partner with the firm.  That could be a mistake, warns Esch, who has been encouraging clients to do more […]

A Real-Life Lesson on How to Get Hired:

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One of our program graduates- David Jarrett, VP of Human Resources, Clariant Corporation– recently shared with us and his leadership class (PLDP, 10/07) the following excerpt from an interview with Ritz-Carlton CEO Simon Cooper*.  When the topic turned to what hiring process Cooper used to maintain his company’s award-winning service, he answered: When somebody asks me […]

Michael Jackson, Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett – Leadership Considerations in the Entertainment Industry

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  When we hear “leaders in the entertainment industry,” usually that means popularity, the most photographed, the most talked about, and the most sought after for what often times can be reduced to gossip.   Most importantly, however, we cannot assume popularity equates to the kind of leadership that can “make a mama proud”! With […]

Discount Scholarship Coupon!

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In response to current economic conditions impacting both our current and future clients, The Leadership Trust® is offering half-off-the-tuition scholarship coupons that you can apply to our tuition-guaranteed, Personalized Leadership Development Program™ through December 2009!  Limit one coupon per company, accommodations not included. Watch 14 of our graduates in less than 45 seconds describe their experience […]