Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Men and Women in Our Military and Our Veterans Deserve Better from Us

This is the twentieth Blog in a weekly series regarding the state of leadership in America. We are on the verge of a national disgrace regarding how we have been treating our men and women in uniform and our veterans. … Continue reading

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After Ten Years In Iraq, Was It Worth It?

This is the nineteenth Blog in a weekly series regarding the state of leadership in America. On the tenth anniversary of US involvement in Iraq I believe that it is appropriate to look back and assess US leadership during this … Continue reading

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Seven Words That Can Crush a Team, Office, or Business

This is the eighteenth in a weekly series regarding the state of leadership in America. The seven words that will make any good leader cringe are: “but we’ve always done it that way.” These words are especially debilitating to an … Continue reading

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Four Practices That Hinder Political Negotiations

This is the seventeenth in a weekly series regarding the state of leadership in America. Having been in leadership positions nearly my entire 40 year career, I participated in a variety of negotiations, especially as a director of human resources. … Continue reading

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