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Good bosses master two leadership styles

 

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Quiet Your Mind to Avoid Making Impulsive Decisions

 

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Helping young people to understand “the financial rules of the road”

 

Many years ago while attending South Shore High School in Chicago, I learned about Junior Achievement and joined. After graduation, I attended NAJAC (the national conference) and then served as a counselor for the next six … READ MORE

The Lords of Strategy: A book review by Bob Morris

The Lords of Strategy: The Secret Intellectual History of the New Corporate World
Walter Kiechel III
Harvard Business Press (2010)

A unique aristocracy of iconoclasts

Kiechel suggests that understanding what he calls the “strategy revolution” requires getting beyond three common beliefs: “The first … READ MORE

Face It, Your Brain Is a Computer

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Credit: Gérard DuBois

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Paid to Think: A book review by Bob Morris

Paid to Think: A Leader’s Toolkit for Redefining Your Future
David Goldsmith with Lorrie Goldsmith
BenBella Books (2012)

An abundance of business information, insights, and wisdom for those who need to increase the value of what they think

Note: The title is somewhat misleading because … READ MORE

Three Mindset Shifts That Will Help You Avoid Burnout

 

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“11 Must-See TED Talks”

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What is TED? This primer of 11 classic TED Talks show you the wide range of topics covered — and introduce you to beloved speakers. Here they are:

Ken Robinson: “Do schools kill creativity?” … READ MORE

The incalculable value of self-directed learning.

 

Last year, companies spent almost $100-BILLION on training and development programs for their employees.

Much (if not most) of that investment will have little (if any) ROI.

There’s a much better way to spend relatively little money on one of … READ MORE

“Out of the mouths of babes….”


These comments are authentic, obtained from several sources, provided by children after having attended a vacation Bible class.

o In the first book of the Bible, Guinness’s, God got tired of creating the world, so He took the Sabbath off. Adam and Eve were created from … READ MORE

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