Monthly Archives: August 2015

  • Beware of Your Strengths

    Posted on August 26, 2015 by newglenn in Self Awareness.

    There are several best selling books out that focus on developing and using your strengths. These include Now, Discover Your Strengths by Marcus Buckingham and Donald O. Clifton. I’ve always been a believer that we should put more time into developing our strengths than working on our weakness. Leaders are people who have distinguished themselves […]

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  • What is the downside of managing expectations down?

    Posted on August 26, 2015 by newglenn in Leadership.

    If you’re like me, your early years were filled with experiences that shaped your values for adulthood. Most of us learned the value of integrity: keeping our promises and doing what we say we will do. Reliability and consistency continue to be valued by our friends and professional colleagues. These values carry over to business. […]

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  • Who do you trust?

    Posted on August 24, 2015 by newglenn in Everyday life, Self Awareness, Trust.

    Recently, I taught a module on trust in my MBA class. I asked my adult students the following question. “Do you tend to assume trust with others or must they earn your trust?” This simple question has profound implications on how we see the world and react to the circumstances we face. The class was […]

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