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Taking the “Micro” Out of Micromanagement
Decoding Human Behavior

Taking the “Micro” Out of Micromanagement

Seven Steps Toward Shifting From Micromanagement to Management On our way to trying to make new things happen, we often bump into our own self-sabotaging behaviors. In our Journey of...
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My Elliptical Life: Three Ways to Ground Yourself to Lead in Chaotic Times
Overcoming Uncertainty

My Elliptical Life: Three Ways to Ground Yourself to Lead in Chaotic Times

By Julie Benezet Two years ago, my doctor told me to face facts: if I continued to run, my knees would turn into sponge cake, or words to that effect....
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How are Mindfulness and Executive Presence Related:Four Principles to Follow
Decoding Human Behavior Leadership/Management

How are Mindfulness and Executive Presence Related:
Four Principles to Follow

Two years ago, when I first wrote about mindfulness and executive presence, it was near impossible to live in the modern world and not to have seen the barrage of...
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If You Want People to Step Up, You Must Get Off the Step: Three Key Things to Make Leadership Succession Happen
Leadership/Management

If You Want People to Step Up, You Must Get Off the Step: Three Key Things to Make Leadership Succession Happen

A familiar lament heard among senior leaders these days is, "I can't get my leadership team to propose, let alone champion new ideas to beat our competition and attract new...
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Leading Your Leader: 5 Steps to Manage Up and Move Up
Leadership/Management

Leading Your Leader: 5 Steps to Manage Up and Move Up

You dreaded this moment, and yet it has arrived. The leader to whom you report has launched another initiative to pursue a new client that has everyone charging down the...
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The Morning After November 8, 2016: The Journey of Not Knowing Shifts into Overdrive
Overcoming Uncertainty

The Morning After November 8, 2016: The Journey of Not Knowing Shifts into Overdrive

Last June I wrote a piece on Brexit (The Insularity of Anger,” June 27, 2016) in Great Britain and how the voters for Brexit grew out of the disenfranchisement of...
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Birthing a Book to Bring New Life to Leadership
Journey Books Leadership/Management

Birthing a Book to Bring New Life to Leadership

Dear Friends, After two years in the making (not counting four years of thinking), I can answer the question, “WHERE is the book?” with, “The Journey of Not Knowing: How 21st Century...
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The Heresy of Change:  How Self-Knowledge Empowers Leaders to Move Up, or On
Leadership/Management Self-Improvement

The Heresy of Change:  How Self-Knowledge Empowers Leaders to Move Up, or On

Is there something in the water that heralds different thinking? Over my entire working life, I have listened to leaders as clients, colleagues and friends talk about their careers, what...
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