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New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

John Perkins was Chief Economist at a major international consulting firm where he advised the World Bank, United Nations, the IMF, U.S. Treasury Department, Fortune 500 corporations, and governments in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Since then, … Continue reading

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Four Ways Fairness Addresses Performance Problems

“It’s not fair!” You have a team that is working hard and delivering results…except for one team member. He’s not pulling his fair share and the workload has to be reallocated because of missed deadlines. The other team members’ effort … Continue reading

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Discovering The Spice of Service

We sometimes credit Christopher Columbus with discovering America in 1492.  But, frankly America was not lost.  If there was a discovery involved, Leif Erikson had taken care of it 500 years earlier.   The truth be told, Christopher was not hunting … Continue reading

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Ground Rules

How can you help teams and members stay on the desired path to high performance and values alignment? If the team has clearly defined performance standards as well as clearly defined citizenship standards, the path is obvious. That defined path … Continue reading

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3 Ways To Welcome Feedback As A Leader – Joseph Lalonde

See on – Developing The Leader Within You Leaders are constantly trying to give feedback to their team. It’s essential that your team know whether or not what they’re doing is correct. Thus feedback has to be given. But … Continue reading

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