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The Difference Between Managing and Leading

My last post focused on the scourge of micromanaging. In it I noted that there was significant differences between managing and leading. I received a comment from a reader, Michaël Ben-Yosseph that was very kind and had nice things to say about the post. 613 more words


9 Ways to Recognize a Real Leader

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          The changing of the seasons is a good time to reflect on the essentials in our lives. 85 more words

What Makes a Leader

Calling yourself a leader does not make you a leader. Holding a position of leadership in your organization does not make you a leader. Having an important sounding title does not make you a leader. 389 more words


Enduring Leadership

Enduring leadership is a characteristic of a great leader. Truly great leaders, what leadership gurus would call a Pinnacle Level or Level Five leader leave behind their leadership when they are done leading. 288 more words


Uncommon Leadership

I’ve had the opportunity to spend several days recently with a person recently promoted to a leadership position. He was very good at what he did and earned his promotion. 575 more words


Middle Leadership

Everyone is familiar with the term “middle management” but the term “middle leadership” is rarely heard.

But the vast majority of leadership actions come not from the top but from the middle of an organization. 325 more words


Leadership Integrity

Authentic Servant Leaders know that if they don’t have integrity all the time then they don’t have integrity at all.

Without integrity you will find it very difficult, I would say virtually impossible, to truly lead. 350 more words