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2015 Reader Survey

I need your help, and it will only take 3 minutes. Tell me what you like (or don’t like) about my blog.In taking part you’ll help me to know what’s important to you; and this’ll help me in deciding what to offer you and other readers in the … [Read more]

Rekindle Your Leadership with Rookie Smarts

An organization's ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage. - Jack Welch

Leading successfully in a VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous) world demands rapid learning. As Jack Welch observed “an organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive … [Read more]

Leaders Need a Daily Reading Habit

“Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” - Harry S. Truman

It’s frequently said that those who lead, read. Research has shown that reading keeps leaders smart, creative and social. For those who want to lead, reading is not a nice to have or a luxury, reading is a habit successful leaders consider critical … [Read more]

Use Reading to Improve Your Leadership

“The only difference between who you are today and the person you will be in five years will come from the books you read and the people you associate with.” - Charles Tremendous Jones

It has long been known that successful leaders are readers. Billionaire investor Warren Buffett and his partner Charlie Munger, Berkshire Hathaway’s vice chairman, credit their success to a significant amount of reading. Warren Buffett says, “I just … [Read more]