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Top Ten Time Wasters Organizations face

Top Ten Time Wasters With Thanks to Wendy Hearn Reading Wendy Hearn’s Coaching blog recently on the Top Ten Time Wasters in companies, it points out the ways leaders as well as staff members can get stalled in the growth of the organization To read Wendy’s list go here: http://www.business-personal-coaching.com/top10timewasters.html The “list” is hers…the comments … Continue reading Top Ten Time Wasters Organizations face

Leadership Lessons from the Hair Salon – Part II

As I shared in my blog post of August 16, I am amazed at the number of leadership lessons I run into while I am getting my monthly hair cut! Visits to the local hair salon have produced wonderful examples of how leaders should and should not behave as they attempt to get the most … Continue reading Leadership Lessons from the Hair Salon – Part II

Meetings Stink!

Ah…the dreaded Monday morning leadership team meeting looms each week as something most people hate.  No one can blame them.  Most of these meetings consist of discussions of the same problems that have limited progress for many months or even years.  But it’s generally not the problems themselves that limit growth, but the meetings. Our … Continue reading Meetings Stink!

Leadership Lessons from the Hair Salon – Part I

I am amazed at the number of leadership lessons I run into while I am getting my monthly hair cut, of all places! Visits to the local hair salon have produced wonderful examples of how leaders should and should not behave as they attempt to get the most out of their people. During a recent … Continue reading Leadership Lessons from the Hair Salon – Part I