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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

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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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Communication Styles: Different Strokes for Different Folks

Sean Lynch, August 8, 2016

Communication Styles

How well do you communicate? Poor communication can have a profound impact on employee engagement and morale. One way to improve communication is to understand that “there are different strokes for different folks.” That is,… Read More


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Creating a Feedback Culture

Patrick Nelson, August 1, 2016

Creating a Feedback Culture

Take a minute and think of a company known for having a high-performance culture. Two companies that come to my mind right away are REI and Twitter. Both are ranked routinely as one of the… 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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Why You Should Schedule a “Workcation”

Courtney Lynch, July 18, 2016

Why You Should Schedule a "Workcation"

“I took off for a weekend last month just to try and recall the whole year.” - Jimmy Buffet, Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes Nothing sets a summer time mood like Jimmy Buffet. The moment… Read More


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Don’t Ignore Unhappy Facts

Angie Morgan, July 11, 2016

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I recently attended a luncheon where the keynote speaker, an inspiring entrepreneur, shared several philosophies related to leading your life. One point really stood out to me: Don’t Ignore Unhappy Facts. In our “look on… Read More


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