Tag Archives: John F Kennedy

Same Ol’ Tom? . . .

“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy  Highly motivated business executives and managers tend to work hard as they climb the corporate ladder, accepting more and more responsibility as the progress.  They learn everything they can about … Continue reading

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New Business Book Now Available Now in Paperback

LEVERAGE: THE CEO’S GUIDE TO CORPORATE CULTURE JUST PUBLISHED IN PAPERBACK ON AMAZON Few concepts in business contain so many powerful truths, and at the same time so much crap, as corporate culture. 35 Years of Asking the Hard Questions … Continue reading

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What You Don’t Know . . .

Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.   ~John F. Kennedy Chances are high that most CEO’s don’t have much time to read, either for business or pleasure.  And chances are even higher most don’t read books about corporate culture. … Continue reading

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Leadership Can’t Be Taught . . .

This is a post from a year ago that I think is appropriate for the current times, when we are still seeking leaders to rise up and be counted. Let me know what you think! Experience isn’t the best teacher, … Continue reading

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Profiles in Courage . . . Pavol Breslik

A long time ago, when I was in High School, I read the book, Profiles in Courage by President John F. Kennedy.  The book profiled the acts of courage displayed by eight US Senators in doing “what was right” rather … Continue reading

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