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6 Tips For Evaluating Risk vs. Reward

Patrick Nelson, September 26, 2016

6 Tips For Evaluating Risk vs. Reward

"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch… Read More


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Turning Personality Conversations into Performance Conversations

Sean Lynch, September 19, 2016

Turning Personality Conversations into Performance Conversations

When people don’t perform to expectations, it can be frustrating. In our frustration, it can be tempting to attribute poor performance to personalities. It’s because they are [they don’t] [they can’t] [they won’t] _____________! If… 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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7 Tips to Influence and Inspire in the Workplace

Patrick Nelson, September 6, 2016

7 Tips to Influence and Inspire in the Workplace

Leadership happens in moments. Sometimes it’s the smallest things that can positively influence others: A warm smile or “hello” in the hallway Telling someone their project work was exceptional Giving someone your complete attention as… Read More


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The SBI Model: Deliver and Receive Better Feedback

Sean Lynch, August 29, 2016

The SBI Model: Deliver and Receive Better Feedback

The SBI Model (Situation, Behavior, Impact) is a good way to deliver empowering feedback. Situation. State the situation in enough detail that the person receiving the feedback can remember what they were doing and thinking… Read More


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Good Leaders Make Success Happen

Courtney Lynch, August 22, 2016

Good Leaders Make Success Happen

Hands down, the highlight of my 10-year-old daughter Kara’s summer was attending Dog Camp. Kara and our golden retriever Jake spent a full week working together to learn tricks, agility and teamwork. The camp was… Read More


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SPARK: How to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success

Angie Morgan, August 15, 2016

Professionals

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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