Leadership Freak

How to Express Empathy Like a Leader

You can’t lead until you connect with people. Empathy is the channel of connection. How to express empathy like a leader: #1. Verbalize the emotion of others: Empathy acknowledges emotion. Acknowledgement isn’t agreement.… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (How to Express Empathy Like a [...]

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How to Become a Truly Remarkable Leader

On average, most leaders are average, even if they think they’re remarkable. But every leader can become truly remarkable in some areas. Remarkable leadership is never an accident. REMARKABLE LEADERS ARE: #1. Hot… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (How to Become a Truly Remarkable [...]

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The Leader who Smells Dead Mice

I smell dead mice everywhere. It all started with a dead mouse in the wall. I thought I smelled a dead mouse in the grocery store. I bought a hot dog for lunch… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (The Leader who Smells Dead [...]

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4 Ways to Develop the Mindset of a Leader

Skills, circumstances, opportunity, and the people on your team impact the results of your leadership. But mindset – habitual ways of thinking – effects everything about you. Mindset governs the trajectory of your… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (4 Ways to Develop the Mindset of a [...]

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Why The Key to Leadership is Listening—and How to Do It Better

NEW BOOK GIVEAWAY! 20 copies available! Leave a comment on this guest post by John Eades to become eligible for one of 20 complimentary copies of his book, Building the Best: 8 Proven… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (Why The Key to Leadership is Listening—and How to Do It [...]

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Something Stinks – When There’s a Dead Mouse in the Wall

A mouse fell into a wall cavity in our downstairs and died. My wife bought apple pie air fresheners. There’s nothing like the smell of apple pie with a picante of dead mouse.… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (Something Stinks – When There’s a Dead Mouse in the [...]

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When You Mean Well, But Put Your Foot in Your Mouth

Dunkin’ Donuts is a comfort to me when I travel. When I see a Dunkin’, I think everything is going to be OK. It’s not that I eat donuts. I eat a bagel… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (When You Mean Well, But Put Your Foot in Your [...]

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How to Think Like a Leader

Your mind is a ship without a sail about half the time. Ask, “What are you thinking about?” and people often say, “Nothing.” But that’s not true. A mind adrift seldom thinks good… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (How to Think Like a [...]

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7 Ways to Help People Pivot from Negative to Positive

To get the ball rolling at the beginning of presentations, I share my cellphone number and ask people to text me fun questions. Serious questions come later. 2 fun questions I recently received:… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (7 Ways to Help People Pivot from Negative to [...]

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Lessons in Connecting from a Black Bear Encounter

I kept bees for a few years but gave up after the bears found them. Occasionally I sat beside the hive just to watch them work. One summer day, while working the hive,… Continue reading → Fuente: Leadership Freak (Lessons in Connecting from a Black Bear [...]

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