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The Leader’s Year-End Checklist

Salespeople live and die by the annual review. Auditors have built an entire industry around it. For the next month, the media will pour out coverage of the past year in review. And yet, as leaders, we often move from one year to the next with…

Discover Your Leadership Blind Spots

As leaders, we each have our own specific strengths* that we bring to our roles. However, these same strengths can lead to blind spots when it comes to leading our teams. In this video, we examine what those blind spots are and offer four tips…

4 Leadership Quotes That Matter

A version of this article appeared at Entrepreneur.com. Like everyone trying to grow their business, I look to other, proven business leaders for words of advice. The looking? That’s not a hard thing to do – there are a lot of business…

The 20 Most Powerful Words in Leadership

Note: This is the 2ndĀ video in our Leadership Mindset series, the 1st one isĀ available here. In order to master the leadership mindset, you must not only develop it, but also be able to invoke it quickly and easily. In this video, we…

Vision 2020: The Near-Term Future of Leadership

A version of this article appeared at Inc.com Recently the editors of Inc. (generally a kindly and helpful bunch) asked their column writers, your correspondent included, if we would apply our communal thinking to a single topic: What will…

When It’s Time to Lose That Lovin’ Feelin’

A version of this article appeared at Inc.com There comes a time in the growth of every business when the once-tight startup culture – that we-finish-each-other’s-sentences sense of mind-meld – begins to fragment. Usually, this is a cause of…

A Notable Leadership Lesson from Non-Profits

This article is written by Predictable Success Consultant Carissa Figgins. Developing leaders within an organization has always been an important area of focus. While the methods may vary from business to business, the emphasis tends to be on…

Where the Secrets Lie

A version of this article appeared at Inc.com. Uncover the key elements and strategies your organization needs to succeed. Here’s how. You may have noticed that there’s a landscape to leadership. Hills to climb, rivers to ford, blighted…