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Leading with Opportunity

Providing people with meaningful, skill-stretching opportunities is a leader’s most important job. That’s not an overstatement. Providing people with enriching opportunities is so important that Albert Einstein said, “All that is valuable in human society depends on the opportunity for … READ MORE

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Bringing Focus to Innovation Leadership: Part 4, Five Steps to Jump-start the Real Drivers of Innovation

Pulled from the white paper, “Becoming a Leader Who Fosters Innovation,” by David Magellan Horth and Jonathan Vehar We’ve seen that innovation is a compelling object for organizations as they look for ways to grow their top line via their … READ MORE

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Leadership Beyond Leaders and Followers, part 2

In my first post I wrote about the interest I and some colleagues of mine here at CCL have in leadership in situations where there is no leader, that is, no person with more influence over others than others have … READ MORE

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Gentle Ben: Captain Crenshaw and the 1999 Ryder Cup

Have you ever had a good feeling about something? Like many people this past weekend, I sat and watched the Ryder Cup. I’ve played golf since I was 12, so golf is a big part of my life. Watching the … READ MORE

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Rock Stars and Ryder Cups

At the 1989 Greater Greensboro Open, I was a college senior and volunteered to chauffeur golfers not high enough on the money list to merit their own car for the week.  I drove several up-and-coming golfers to and from the … READ MORE

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Does Losing the Leader Mean Losing the Team?

When the talented Tim Russert passed away so suddenly, like many people, I was deeply saddened.  “Meet the Press” is not quite as must-see-TV as it once was, and that’s left a hole in my Sunday morning.  But my bigger … READ MORE

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