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Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking (Book Review)

Gladwell’s talent is for weaving together scientific research findings from fields as diverse as sociology, psychology, criminology and marketing with an anecdotal style to create new ways of looking at things for the popular reader. 1,612 more words


A Body in the Street

Dateline: New York Times — Ferguson, Mo. 

By Julie Bosman and Joseph Goldstein: AUG. 23, 2014

“Just after noon on Saturday, Aug. 9, Michael Brown was shot dead by a police officer… For about four hours, in the unrelenting summer sun, his body remained where he fell. 400 more words


Hawaiian Shirts To Meet The President

As I walked in to the office this morning I saw a box of Hawaiian shirts hanging out on the floor. This box had been there for a while so my curiosity got the best of me. 540 more words


Creating an Environment of Innovation

This is the third in a three-part series on Innovation. The first part discussed the need for innovation, with examples of companies like 3M that have achieved success by continually innovating. 678 more words

Lessons For CEOs

The Mouth of the River

Trust is a simple word, but a complex idea.

Throughout history, the rise and fall of empires, companies, people have all hinged on trust. When it is present, people pull together and accomplish things that individuals never could. 136 more words


8 Qualities That Make Great Bosses Unforgettable by Jeff Haden

  • I remember all of my bosses. Some were bad. Most were good. But only one was, in the best possible way, truly memorable. Unforgettable bosses possess qualities that may not show up on paper but always show up where it matters most — in the minds and even hearts of the people they lead.
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6 Ways to Change Officer Behavior for the Better

The mission at Thin Blue Line of Leadership is to share positive leadership tactics with the field of law enforcement. Positive leadership starts by building a positive squad culture. 789 more words