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Unpicking the disconnect between internal and external influence

Since hearing on Wednesday evening that I was selected and judged to be in the #LGC100 at number 48.

I’ve been pondering and reflecting on a few things which didn’t sit right with me, and started asking broadly 2 questions of myself and with some colleagues – the questions were broadly along these lines: 1,011 more words

Local Government

Leadership how-to: disparate personnel? employ personal connections

In my career I’ve found myself numerous times in a position of providing leadership to a team of people with greatly varying personalities and expertise. In this position you cannot be expected to lead by having all the answers. 641 more words


The Pursuit of Happy Employees is Getting us Nowhere

I loved the movie with Will Smith “The Pursuit of Happyness”, in which the lead character climbs out of poverty and homelessness to become a successful businessman. 783 more words

Business Practices

Visible success

There are times when you find that when you are near your set goal there is too much resistance, most of us today give up when there is resistance we just have this to say, i can not take this anymore. 82 more words

Forward Thinking

4 Reasons You Haven't Started Your Business Yet

So you have a big idea.  You are really excited. You have dreamed about owning your own business for a long time.  So why haven’t your started your business yet?  756 more words


Going Google - Part II

In my first post on the transition my school district is experiencing as part of       Going Google,  I explained that I will write a post monthly to discuss the events and activities that will lead us to being a Google Apps for Education (GAFE) school district. 350 more words


Why Compare Yourself With Others?

Stop comparing yourself to others. This why most people never get ahead in their careers.

“Why compare yourself with others? No one in the entire world can do a better job of being you than you.” ~ Unknown…

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