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We Teach What We Need to Perfect

The month of January has taught me that the metaphor of the dance floor to the balcony is always useful. The concept of the balcony and the dance floor comes from Leadership Can Be Taught by Sharon Daloz Parks. It … Continue reading

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Leadership in Problem Solving

As a leader and/or business owner, you need to hold the vision for the ideal state of many things. Here’s an easy formula to keep things simple. 1.  Share your perception -the current state of the situation. This might be … Continue reading

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Announcing It’s All in the BRA! A New Radio Show Exploring Women in Business

 NEW RADIO SHOW EXPLORES WOMEN IN BUSINESS, SEEKS TO EMPOWER WOMEN LEADERS IN BUSINESS COMMUNITY ─  “It’s All in the BRA: Business-Revenue-Assets With Wendy Hanson” Premieres Monday, May 6, 2013 on Contact Talk Radio International and Select Satellite Stations ─  … Continue reading

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Hiring Great People

One of the most important jobs of a leader is hiring great people. Many companies such as Google take a long time to get to know someone during the hiring period. I’ve heard it has taken up to six months. … Continue reading

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Renegades – Business Lessons From Dragon Boat Racing

Last month, in the middle of San Francisco Bay, I learned more about myself and teaming than I have in a while. Treasure Island, a jewel of an island buried beneath the Bay Bridge in San Francisco, provided the perfect … Continue reading

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Leadership Lesson: Love Works

An esteemed colleague and good friend heard Joel Manby speak about his book, “Love Works,” at a Toastmaster Conference.  He said, “You would really like this guy.” I just finished listening to the audio book.  He was so right. Joel’s … Continue reading

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