What can we learn from Radar O’Reilly to get more followers?

NOTE: The following post originally appeared in Roz Usheroff’s Remarkable Leaders Blog under the title “How do you get people to follow you?.” “Lieutenant . . . you’ll know you’re a good leader when people follow you if only out of curiosity!” A Sergeant’s comment about leadership to then Lieutenant Colin Powell When Colin Powell was … Continue reading

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Life is no longer sweet in the executive suite and its impact on your career (Part 1 of 2)

Okay I admit it that when for example JPMorgan Chase fired Ina Drew (the bank’s chief investment officer) because of massive trading losses, I did not shed a tear for the high powered executive.  After all, we are all to varying degrees sick and tired of the abject greed of many of these power brokers.  … Continue reading

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Never make a pretty woman your wife, or why charismatic leaders are overrated

Despite what you are suggesting with this article, according to research by Jim Collins and in particular referencing his book Good To Great, charismatic leaders are amongst the least effective in terms of sustainable corporate success. While Collins’ work and findings are supported by actual data, your article is more anecdotal, which leads to an … Continue reading

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A New PI Poll Asks – Which Movie is the Most Effective from an Motivational or Inspirational Standpoint?

Over the past few weeks I have had the opportunity to talk with several bestselling authors and business leaders on a variety of topics. Some of the most interesting areas upon which these discussions have focused involves issues of leadership, motivation, emotional versus social intelligence. Given the role that movies play in terms of inspiring … Continue reading

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PI Syndicated Ping – Leadership: All we think, nothing we expect!

Leadership is all we think and nothing we expect – see why on Jun 30 & Jul 2 PI Window on Business; http://ping.fm/hxvEM

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