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15 Traits of a Terrible Leader

Today I came across this interesting article and after reading it I got inspired to post it. I think that in a very short and concise way it goes straight to point of some powerful obstructive behaviors that get on the way of becoming a great leader. So, here it is:…

The Leadership Challenge 2

In the last post dedicated to this remarkable book the focus was on the attributes of the great leaders. This post will present the other great insights from the research regarding the practices of successful leaders. From the data’s the authors found remarkable similar patterns of actions. They defined these…

The Leadership Challenge

The book The Leadership Challenge: How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner is considered to be one of the most influential books in the field of leadership. Now it has its 25th Anniversary Edition, which is the 5th edition of this…

Why Smart Leaders Fail

Smart leader doesn’t by default mean successful leader. There can be various reasons why this is true. I came across an article that gives some valuable insight on this important issue which I think are worth sharing. Here are the main points of the article.  Some professional wounds are self-inflicted;…

Personal Productivity Tips

I think that personal productivity has never been as important as it is today. Like never before today’s unstable and hectic working environment demands to achieve more and more with less. The standards are high and the pressure is big. To tackle this challenge requires profound thinking of finding out…

Valuable Quotes

  Without organization and leadership toward a realistic goal, there is no chance of realizing more than a small percentage of your potential. ~ John Wooden Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall. ~ Stephen R. Covey…

Benefits of Coaching

Increased Productivity Professional coaching maximizes potential and, therefore, unlocks latent sources of productivity. Positive People Building the self-confidence of employees to face challenges is critical in meeting organizational demands.                 Satisfied Clients Virtually all companies and individuals who hire a coach are satisfied.…

A life worth living

“The unexamined life is not worth living” – is a popular quote from Socrates. It seems like a radical statement that is hard to accept and believe in. But, why did it become so popular and is still frequently quoted after thousands of years? Is it, because it is not…