Tag Archives: StrengthsFinder

Steward Your Personal Growth


Let’s face it. Growth is hard. At times, it can be downright painful – especially when the Professor Life shows up, replete with his curriculum of trials and hard circumstances. “Hey, I never signed up for that course with that … Continue reading

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Looking in the Rear View Mirror and Asking “How Long?”


When you buckle into your vehicle, you check the rear view mirror; as you drive, you naturally glance up regularly to see what’s coming behind you. I was not aware how much I depended on my mirror until it fell off, … Continue reading

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Ethnic Diversity and Leadership


I recently have had the privilege of getting to know several leaders who come from different ethnic cultures. Our organization has identified a group of current leaders who have the qualities and potential to lead at ten times their current … Continue reading

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Superman vs. Achilles: Why self-awareness is crucial for a leader


“He who knows the universe and does not know himself knows nothing.” –Jean de la Fontaine, 1679 Self-awareness is crucial for success, whatever your leadership role. It makes sense that you can’t manage what you don’t recognize and understand. “If you … Continue reading

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