Tag: responsibility

Responsible Vs. Foolish Freedom

February 20, 2017 0 Comments
Responsible Vs. Foolish Freedom

One of the highest forms of responsibility is the responsibility to be free. One of the highest forms of freedom is the freedom to be responsible…Yet if we examine our lives closely, most of us will find that we are slaves to something that defines our zone of comfort – whether it be the approval of […]

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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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Next Level Servant Leadership: Arthur Brooks at TED 2016

February 18, 2016 6 Comments
Next Level Servant Leadership: Arthur Brooks at TED 2016

I watched a great talk today by Arthur Brooks at TED 2016. Because I curate TEDxUniversityofNevada, and hosted earlier in the week TEDxUniversityofNevadaLive, I was able to watch his talk via livestream on my home computer. The talk might not be posted to TED.com for months, but when it is posted I highly recommend you […]

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The Process of Leadership Requires Tough Love

February 17, 2016 6 Comments
The Process of Leadership Requires Tough Love

The first book we read in my MBA class on Leading Change is “Building the Bridge as You Walk on It” by Robert E. Quinn. The key point of the book is that organizations do not change significantly unless someone inside the organization changes significantly; hence, self-change is the key to organizational change. Ever increasing […]

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