john maxwell: The Qualities of a Leader - 10/08/12 10:38 AM
Poor leaders develop followers. Strong leaders develop other leaders.
I first heard that principle from one of my favorite leadership trainers, John Maxwell. Unfortunately it seems that we are overrun with poor leaders and strong leaders are in short supply. For instance, it's interesting to look at the current state of affairs in politics. On the one hand there is a philosophy that says "I believe you can do great things and I'll provide an environment for you to do that." The other philosophy says "I know what you need. Just follow me."
So what is the proper use of … (3 comments)

john maxwell: Where have all the leaders gone? - 04/23/09 08:40 AM
I try to read something uplifting every morning to frame my day. Today I picked up my old copy of Ken Blanchard's "The Heart of a Leader". If you're looking for an easy motivational read and want a break from real estate training materials this is a great little book. It's a series of quotes on leadership with the author's comments on the opposite page. As I read the quotations I wondered what happened to the idea of leadership. It seems many believe the role of a leader is fault finding and character assassination. Don't take responsibility for anything you've done. … (6 comments)

 
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