Raising the level of your leadership

 
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  • "You don't lead machines, you don't lead software, and you don't lead buildings. You lead people. Leading is always about people. So if you are going to lead, you better have passion for people."

    Dick Wells
    16 Stones, Chapter 2

  • You Want To Do What?


    nehemiahHave a crazy idea that the boss (or king or CEO or Senior Pastor or….) will have to approve? Nehemiah is a good example to follow.

    The following passage is an excerpt from chapter 5 of 16 Stones. Order info at 16 Stones Order Info]

    Getting to YES is a long-term, best-selling book (more than 10 million copies in more than thirty languages) first published in 1981 . The subtitle is Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In. In spite of the subtitle, this useful book is actually intended to lead to what we today call “win-win” outcomes.…

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  • On Leading Well…

    "...character without capacity usually means weakness in a leader, but capacity without character means danger."

     

    Foreword to True North
    Bill George

     

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