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Student Branding Achievement – Spring 2016

July 26, 2016 2 Comments
Student Branding Achievement – Spring 2016

In the spring of 2016, I taught social business and personal branding to about 45 MBA students at The University of Nevada. My students learn how difficult it is to take responsibility for an online presence by trying to create relevant content that matters to some target audience or market. Each student created about 25 […]

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Book Review: Scaling Up Excellence By Bob Sutton And Huggy Rao

February 3, 2014 0 Comments
Book Review: Scaling Up Excellence By Bob Sutton And Huggy Rao

I’m a huge fan of Bob Sutton’s evidence-based management body of work. I think his new book with Huggy Rao might be his best book yet. I certainly believe that Scaling Up Excellence: Getting To More Without Settling For Less is one of the best evidence-based management books I’ve ever read. I got my review […]

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Accountability

November 5, 2013 6 Comments
Accountability

Accountability is the binding strength of interdependent relationships at work. We simply must hold people accountable. But for accountability to be legitimate, to have integrity, accountability has to start with ourselves. We have to begin by holding ourselves accountable and being open to being held accountable by all our constituents. The most effective leaders are […]

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The Heart Of Leadership Is Power

September 24, 2013 2 Comments
The Heart Of Leadership Is Power

Influence is an important concept. Whenever I hear the word influence, I immediately think power. We cannot lead without power. The process of leadership simply does not work without the exercise of power. You must use some type of power to influence people to get them to move toward change that matters. Power is the […]

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