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3 months ago

Consider Volunteering

Royce Shook · What is volunteering? · Volunteering is the time you give to strengthen your community and improve others’ quality of life as well as your own. There are so many ways to be involved in the community: · Speak to your passion · Suit your personality · Meet your interests · Build on ...

4 months ago

It's a new week. Don't be afraid to begin again anew.

Don Hornsby · Keep on beginning and failing. Each time you fail, start all over again, and you will grow stronger until you have accomplished a purpose – not the one you began with perhaps, but one you'll be glad to remember. – (Anne Sullivan) · #success #leadership #TodayMatters #Sunday #NewW ...

6 months ago

Could you decide to focus on doing the work necessary to finish strong in 2022?

Don Hornsby · If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done. - (Dale Carnegie) · #leadership #FinishStrong Dale C. #DaleCarnegie #success

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If you don’t take care of your body, Where then will you live? - (Jim Rohn)

Don Hornsby · How will you take care of yourself today? You can't help others unless you are healthy and ready to serve. · #health #MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #Leadership

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The Five Levels of Teams: Where Are You on the Team Performance Curve?

Jim Taggart · 1) The Working Group · The members interact mainly to share information and best practices and to make decisions. There are no common purpose or performance goals that require mutual accountability. The purpose of this group is only to specify the roles of its members and to dele ...

1 year ago

Lessons in Teamwork: Winning Despite Trenchfoot, Leeches and Hunger

Jim Taggart · Many years ago, I watched Eco-Challenge 2000 on the Discovery Channel (a show that ran from 1995 to 2002), a fascinating event encompassing teamwork and leadership. This was my first experience watching Eco-Challenge, the highlights of which were broadcast over five evenings. I w ...

1 year ago

A series on leadership — insight three

Graham🐝 Edwards · Recently I thought I had reached a level of wisdom that I could offer thoughts on a number of things in a blog; one of which was Leadership. In my brief overview on the topic, I said this: · Leadership is defined when times are difficult: with vision, decision making, and ownersh ...

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Accountability and the Role of Leadership: Are You Sharing the Power?

Jim Taggart · It’s important to underscore the distinction between empowering people and people empowering themselves. Too often, we hear about staff being empowered by managers. But are people really ‘empowered?’ Or is it a process of self-initiation, in which the individual personally assume ...

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The Aspirational Class as Tomorrow’s Leaders

Jim Taggart · The human race is an odd species. Adaptive to immediate threats and catastrophes, we as humans have also time and again shown ourselves to be slow learners. Whether it’s the sickening loss of life from war (eg, Vietnam, Iraq-Afghanistan), hurricane disasters on America’s East and ...

1 year ago

Constructive Conflict: Advice from the Mother of Modern Management

Jim Taggart · When we look back to the 20th Century and reflect on great leaders, whether leading nations, organizations or social movements, there’s a tendency to produce a list with mostly male names. However, when one attempts to create a list of who were the great management thinkers durin ...

1 year ago

If I Empower You, You are Still Within my Power

Jim Taggart · Your faithful correspondent has been a long-time proponent of self-empowerment, writing extensively about its role in effective leadership. It’s something many of us have struggled with during our careers, getting locked into subservient mindsets and behaviours. · Heroic Leadersh ...

1 year ago

Smart Leaders Play the Long Game

Jim Taggart · We live in the age of instant gratification. We want it now as consumers—hence the exponential growth of credit since the 1960s, whether in credit cards, conditional sales contracts, automotive loans or mortgages. And when it comes to business, the mindset of short-term financial ...

1 year ago

Meet FDR’s Backbone: Frances Perkins–An Extraordinary Woman Leader

Jim Taggart · Franklin Delano Roosevelt rates as being one of America’s greatest presidents, probably in the top three. Yet he was despised by many during his ascendancy to president and during his four term tenure. And he is still reviled by right-wing conservatives and some Republicans. · FD ...

1 year ago

The Best Manager, Ever: Tales from the Management Crypt

Jim Taggart · We’ve all had good bosses, and more likely bad bosses that outnumber the former. This post is a more provocative commentary on leadership; however, it has important lessons for those people wanting to become effective, well-rounded leaders. · Your contribution is therefore import ...

1 year ago

Are You an Authentic Leader?

Jim Taggart · I am your servant. I do not come to you as a leader, as one above others. · When you read these words did the person who uttered them come to mind? Admittedly, the world is adrift in leadership quotations. But what makes these words special is that they were said by Nelson Mandel ...

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