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Working Too Much? Here’s How to Do Less … Better …

Courtney Lynch, December 2, 2019

How to Do Less ... But Better One of the perks of my job is I get to visit interesting places all around the world.   This fall I found myself in Grand Rapids, MI on… Read More


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What Would You Risk Your Life For?

Courtney Lynch, November 11, 2019

What We Can Learn from Our Veterans It’s pretty common for us all to reflect upon the service and sacrifice made by our Veterans on Veterans Day.  I’d like to ask that you honor our… Read More


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High Competence, Medium Ego, Low Maintenance

Courtney Lynch, October 7, 2019

How to Be a Post-Ego Leader I was recently talking with a colleague about what it takes to succeed in a demanding role. She shared that she thought the successful leader would have, “high competence,… Read More


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Old Habits Holding You Back? Here’s How to Disrupt Yourself.

Courtney Lynch, September 16, 2019

Change is Inevitable.  Help it By Helping You.   I have a client company that is working very hard to elevate their performance in the midst of a chaotic time for their industry.  Becoming more nimble… Read More


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That’s One Way to Think about It

Courtney Lynch, August 19, 2019

Being Open to Other Points of View Effective leaders need to maintain an openness to things that they don't know or aren't aware of, especially during times of challenge, change and trial. It’s easy to… Read More


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The Past Prepared Us for This …

Courtney Lynch, July 22, 2019

Milestones make great reflection points. We celebrated Lead Star’s birthday this month.  Wow … 15 years!  We’ve been grateful for every interaction with the talented leaders we’ve had the chance to meet.  This whole experience has been extremely… Read More


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Five Leadership Lessons from the World Cup

Courtney Lynch, July 8, 2019

Service.  Spirit.  Success. I’ve been tuned into as many minutes of the World Cup as life and work have allowed.   Like millions around the world, I’ve enjoyed cheering for my team.   Yet, this year’s Cup… Read More


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The P’s and Q’s of the Work Week Hustle

Courtney Lynch, June 17, 2019

Manners, Appreciation and Civility There’s a rising tide of renewed interest in workplace civility.  Once a popular topic in the 1950’s, the idea of kindness and etiquette is now back at the forefront of workplace… Read More


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