Tag: Excellence

Leadership Advice From An Evangelist

February 18, 2017 2 Comments
Leadership Advice From An Evangelist

I recently read a great little book on evangelism by TEDxUniversityofNevada 2014 speaker Harvey Turner. I was struck by the similarities between effective evangelism and effective leadership, something I had not expected. Paraphrasing Harvey, evangelism simply means “applying good news to people’s lives.” The best leaders do something similar on a daily basis with the people […]

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Student Branding Achievement – Summer 2016

August 14, 2016 4 Comments
Student Branding Achievement – Summer 2016

This summer I taught personal branding to two separate classes. One was 12 weeks online for Executive MBA students and the other 6 weeks on campus for undergraduate students. In addition to writing lots of blogs and tweets, both groups had the challenging assignment of creating a branding video with very little direction and even […]

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The Warning Rocks Leadership!

February 28, 2016 12 Comments
The Warning Rocks Leadership!

Take the time to watch this video of The Warning at TEDxUniversityofNevada and you’ll see an impressive performance by Daniela (15), Paulina (13), and Alejandra (11), three talented sisters from Monterey, Mexico. When I consider the results they have achieved, listen to the words they speak between songs, and watch how they interact with each […]

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Make Normal More Excellent

May 27, 2014 0 Comments
Make Normal More Excellent

I had the honor of speaking at the Big Ideas Lecture series sponsored by Colliers International, The University of Nevada, and The Nevada Museum of Art. I spoke about excellence, and in 45 minutes tried to weave together the most important points I make when I speak about leadership and social business. The video above […]

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