Tag Archives: Pride

Reinvent Yourself . . . especially with a short runway

 People who cannot invent and reinvent themselves must be content with borrowed postures, secondhand ideas, fitting in instead of standing out. ~Warren Bennis One of my favourite movies is the 2001 epic war film, Pearl Harbor,  starring Ben Affleck, Josh … Continue reading

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Just What is a Patriot?

        Like much of the world population, I am caught up in watching the 2014 FIFA World Cup on television. Definitely a beautiful game when played with such passion and skill for the glory of their country. And since … Continue reading

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Broken Trust . . .

I have just finished the first draft of my new business book, LEVERAGE: The CEO’s Guide to Corporate Culture.  One of the more interesting challenges has been trying to determine the characteristics of a high-performance culture.  There seem to be … Continue reading

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