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The 5 Questions Every Successful Leader Asks and why these particular questions in order to grow, up-level, and move forward.

Q1 - What went right?

Q2 - What could have been better?

Q3 - What did you learn?

Q4 - How did you encourage or teach others?

Q5 - What key take-aways will you...

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Evaluating and Elevating Your Habits continuous improvement decision making goals into habits how to bring a vision to life leadership skills problem solving time management

 

You know I love quotes.

Sometimes they are little bursts of inspiration or motivation, and sometimes they are gentle reminders to take action to change.

When I first saw this quote by Therese Fowler: 

“Some rules are nothing but old habits that people are afraid to change”...

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Dare to be Different confidence how to be a leader how to bring a vision to life know your strengths leadership development leadership skills mindset mindset of a leader mindset of an entrepreneur mindset of greatness vision

Let me start by saying that I think it’s absolutely amazing how we are all uniquely and wonderfully made. That there's only one of you, one of me. Yet how many times have you felt unsure about yourself and letting yourself be seen for who you are?

Getting visible?

Putting yourself out...

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A Leadership Tip to Increase Engagement communication employee engagement how to be a leader how to bring a vision to life leadership development leadership skills mindset mindset of a leader mindset of an entrepreneur mindset of greatness podcast putting goals into action

 I’m a big fan of quotes and one from Fred Rogers, otherwise known as Mr. Rogers, comes to mind when I think of employee engagement:

“Whether we’re a preschooler or a young teen, a graduating college senior or a retired person, we human beings all want to know that...

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Your Mindset and Your People communication continuous improvement employee engagement goals into habits habits how to be a leader how to bring a vision to life leadership development leadership skills mindset mindset of a leader mindset of an entrepreneur mindset of greatness putting goals into action

 

 If your mindset is aligned with making your team a priority and taking care of your people, then your actions will follow suit.

Your team will feel the difference and start engaging in a more meaningful way with you, each other, and those outside of your organization.

This mindset...

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How Confidence and Your Internal Voice Work Together confidence goals into habits how to be a leader leadership development leadership skills mindset mindset of a leader mindset of an entrepreneur mindset of greatness podcast

 Let’s approach this by continuing with the example about you being asked to give a presentation to a large group. It's a big speaking opportunity and your first one like this to do as a speaker.

What would you tell yourself?

Would you say words of encouragement or words of defeat?

...

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How Confidence and Positive Thoughts Work Together confidence goals into habits how to be a leader leadership development leadership skills mindset mindset of a leader mindset of an entrepreneur mindset of greatness podcast

Let’s approach this by using an example about you being asked to give a presentation to a large group. It's a big speaking opportunity and your first one like this as a speaker.

With that in mind, what would your first thought be and what would you initially feel? Would you think that...

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The Confidence Equation confidence how to be a leader leadership development leadership skills mindset mindset of a leader mindset of an entrepreneur mindset of greatness vision

As an engaged leader, you know how important conveying confidence is.

It’s the key ingredient that enables your team or clients to buy into your vision or business - because they buy into YOU.

It conveys a strength, even if you don’t know all of the steps.

It conveys courage to take...

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