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How to Be Grateful

Steve was on the brink of being fired. At best, he would be stripped of his coveted management role and revert to being a staffer — as he had been for over a decade. It wasn’t clear if he would

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Three Steps to Writing a Perfect Thank You Note

Few things differentiate you more than the way you make other people feel when they interact with you. Many top CEOs and politicians make a point of writing personal notes to people who have done them favors. A short, hand-written,

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CEO’s Guide to Optimism and Purpose – Susan Steinbrecher – Oct 21,2011

How can the CEO lead by example in creating the sense of optimism and purpose that companies need to thrive? Susan Steinbrecher tells us, drawing from her new book “KENSHO: A Modern Awakening.”Linked2Leadership | TomOnLeadership | CEO | Culture | Opti…

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How the CEO can Create an Even More Engaging Work Environment

How can CEOs create an even more engaging work environment?  I asked David Witt, Program Director at The Ken Blanchard Companies.The Blanchard folks have done an enormous amount of research on this topic of workplace engagement. They’ve found some…

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High Altitude Leadership

Is there a biological basis for leadership?  Yes, says Don Schmincke, mountain climber and author of the new book High Altitude Leadership.  Furthermore, the basics of leadership have not changed in the past thousand years and more.I believe …

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