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Leading with the Grain

Lead Star, September 8, 2020

Human nature is not always at its best during times of challenge.  Many of the leaders we work with have found more friction in their relationships during COVID times than any time before.  Sure, as… Read More


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Define Your Experience

Lead Star, August 24, 2020

Right now we’re all understanding how a single year can shape the course of a life.  And, while it’s easy to think it’s the circumstances that make the experience memorable, it’s actually our response to… Read More


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I am Scared. I am Perplexed. I am Content.

Lead Star, August 17, 2020

We reached out to our Crisis Cohort* last week and asked them for one word to describe how they feel right now.  Their responses ranged from afraid to content, from anxious to at peace, from… Read More


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Let’s Get Back to Winning

Angie Morgan, July 20, 2020

Remember what winning feels like?  We do, too.    What might be hard to believe is that we’re in pre-season.  We’re training for a race that doesn’t have a date assigned to it, a high-stakes… Read More


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Everyday leaders are becoming everyday heroes

Lead Star, June 15, 2020

This week we polled Lead Star’s Crisis Cohort members, leaders at all levels around the nation, and asked them who they are looking to for leadership.  We thought we’d hear stories of prominent people who might have… Read More


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Black Lives Matter: How will we be a part of change?

Lead Star, June 8, 2020

In our unique role as advisors to leaders around our nation, Angie and I serve and support professionals on many matters.  We’ve felt honored and privileged to engage in many conversations about the value of… Read More


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It’s a 50/50 split … what side are you on today?

Lead Star, April 20, 2020

As we continue to stay connected to leaders at all levels across diverse industries, one thing we're hearing about is the volatility of mindset we collectively are experiencing.  We're either in a place of being… Read More


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It’s Going to Get Slower Before…

Lead Star, April 13, 2020

“Winning has nothing to do with racing. Most days don't have races anyway. Winning is about struggle and effort and optimism, and never, ever, ever giving up.” – Amby Burfoot, Author, Journalist and Winner of… Read More


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