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Lead Star, April 17, 2017

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How Grit Makes You a Better Leader

Patrick Nelson, April 10, 2017

How Grit Makes You a Better Leader

I dropped out of college two days after 9/11 to join the Army.  I had no idea that in the next seven years I’d serve as a paratrooper, deploy three times to Iraq and Afghanistan,… Read More


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Think On It

Courtney Lynch, April 3, 2017

Lately, my desk has been a mess. I’m typically someone who prides themselves on a clean desk. Yet, my standards are clearly slipping. The messy desk has been making me anxious for days. Yesterday, I… Read More


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Lead Star in the News

Lead Star, March 27, 2017

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Being a SPARK

Angie Morgan, March 20, 2017

Being a Spark

I have two children.  My oldest, Judge, is a dreamer. When he was in Little League, he was the child in the outfield twirling around and, every-so-often, picking flowers. (Had he had a book with… Read More


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Women’s History Month: Better Together

Angie Morgan, March 13, 2017

Women’s History Month: Better Together

“My friends have made the story of my life. In a thousand ways they have turned my limitations into beautiful privileges.” ― Helen Keller When asked to write a Leadership Moment related to Women’s History Month,… Read More


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Building Trust for Performance

Sean Lynch, March 6, 2017

Leaders ask a lot of their followers. People are asked to follow leaders into the unknown or the potentially perilous, change work habits or attitudes, and commit to the team or the organization. Following a… Read More


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Succeeding Through Intentional Action

Courtney Lynch, February 27, 2017

Succeeding Through Intentional Action

This piece has been adapted from a recent Change This Manifesto in 800-CEO-READ. As leaders, we never know exactly how many days are ahead of us. It can be valuable to see the expanse of runway… Read More


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