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How to Destroy Leadership Initiative and Power

Thursday is for Vision

You are reading a book and a statement is made that makes you want to shout “hallelujah” and maybe dance a jig. 621 more words

Thursday Is For Discipleship

Rule of Three

Here’s a helpful idea for simplifying your life. It mimics the notion of an executive retreat. Do what the excecs do: give yourself a personal quarterly offsite. 99 more words

Time Management


For sure, it is possible to squeeze people. It is possible to humiliate them, exploit them, use violence on them. It is possible to live a life in this way, and be sure about one fact: all that has been given, will come back. 132 more words

Trend und Herausforderung für Bibliotheken: Strategic Thinking

Und schon wieder kann ich aus aktuellem Anlass meine Reihe von Trends und Herausforderungen für Bilbiotheken erweitern: Im Rahmen eines Workshops an der EAHIL-Konferenz in Edinburgh haben Guus van den Brekel und ich die Delphi-Methode vorgestellt, die für den Horizon Report eingesetzt wird. 706 more words

Digital Library

Lessons from NASS


Noel Ihebuzor

Lesson from NASS 7. Winners are not whinners. They take a fall, clean nyash and bounce back.

Lesson from NASS 6. The come-back kid always kicks ass. 76 more words


Blogging about a book that I’ve actually finished reading, this feels good. Any who, I ran across this book while at Urban Outfitters (one of my favorite stores) and thought it looked pretty intriguing for three reasons: (1) I’m a policy student and there’s quite a bit of conversation about models; (2) I’m all about improving strategic thinking; and (3) It’s a chic looking book…  For more, read here!

Pink Gumbeaux

Don't Seek a Board Position UNLESS....

In my work as a coach to CEO’s, Chairs, Directors and senior executives we often discuss what makes for a good Board applicant. Chairs are usually thinking about this from a recruitment angle, the others from being interested applicants. 621 more words