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“I’m Sorry, But…”

Angie Morgan, January 16, 2017

I'm Sorry, But...

Excuses only satisfy the person who delivers them. I can remember the early days of Marine Corps training. These aren’t fond memories: Sergeant Instructors barking orders, endless sets of pushups, never-ending formation runs, and the… Read More


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In Honor of Those Who Serve

Angie Morgan, November 11, 2016

A few years ago Jim, my friend and mentor, shared his concern about his teenage son, Jimmy. He seemed to lack direction and was resistant to the guidance Jim was offering. Jim was at a… Read More


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How To Say “No”

Angie Morgan, October 31, 2016

How to Say "No"

You have achieved a certain level of success by your ability to say “Yes.” Yes, I will work on Saturday Yes, I will take on more than my share of work Yes, I will serve… Read More


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7 Tips for Professionals Seeking to Be Professional

Angie Morgan, October 10, 2016

7 Tips for Professionals Seeking to be Professional

I’ve had some great guidance throughout my career. I recognize not every professional gets insight into the do’s and don’t of the working world, which is why I’m sharing a list of some helpful behaviors… Read More


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5 Strategies to Make Leader Development Successful in Your Organization

Angie Morgan, September 14, 2016

5 Strategies to Make Leader Development Successful in Your Organization

When Courtney and I launched Lead Star 12 years ago, we were clear on our mission. We were setting out to inspire greater leadership within businesses and organizations. At the time, we had a book,… Read More


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Your Character: The Congruence Between Values and Actions

Angie Morgan, September 12, 2016

Your Character: The Congruence Between Values and Actions

Writing a book isn’t an easy process. It can even be downright maddening, especially when you toil over a paragraph because the words aren’t doing justice to the emotions you’re trying to describe. Then, of… Read More


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SPARK: How to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success

Angie Morgan, August 15, 2016

If you truly want to become a Spark in your organization and in your life, I urge you to read this book now. - Mike Krzyzewski, Head Coach, Duke University Men’s Basketball Lead Star has been… Read More


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Identifying Sparks [Video]

Angie Morgan, July 25, 2016

Lead Star's new book, SPARK: How to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success, hits shelves early next year. In this short video, learn how to identify Sparks in both your personal and professional life.… Read More


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