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Crap Jobs … and What You Can Learn from Them

Angie Morgan, June 3, 2019

Crap Job?  You Can Still Have Fun! I, arguably, had one of the worst summer jobs.  The summer before college I joined a youth crew with my state's Department of Transportation and one of our… Read More


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Before You Say “Yes”

Courtney Lynch, May 20, 2019

Think Before You Say "Yes." As we make decisions how about to commit our time and resources, we often focus on what we have to lose if we say “no” or don’t capitalize on a… Read More


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When Work Doesn’t Work

Angie Morgan, May 13, 2019

Reignite Yourself Your career has its peaks and valleys. Peaks are great, right? You closed the big deal Your proposal blew your client’s mind Your team completed a project under budget and ahead of time… Read More


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Rethink Risk

Courtney Lynch, March 18, 2019

Risk by its very nature is supposed to be scary.  We are taught to fear it, mitigate it and avoid it.  Yet if we look at our lives, risk is often the precursor to joy,… Read More


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I’ve Failed … and I’m Totally Cool with That

Angie Morgan, March 11, 2019

I tend to write a lot about success – secrets to success, how to achieve it, setting goals and accomplishing them.  I recently thought about the topic of success and wondered … is success a series… Read More


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How to Become a “Post-Ego” Leader

Courtney Lynch, December 3, 2018

How to Become 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, medium ego and be low maintenance.”… Read More


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Are Your Work Relationships Transactional… or Transformational?

Angie Morgan, May 28, 2018

Are Your Work Relationships Transactional...or Transformational?

My colleagues and I talk a lot about transactional vs transformational relationships. In our work ecosphere, we can achieve success through transactions – you do this, I do this, and we don’t really invest in… Read More


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Are You With Us?

Lead Star, March 25, 2018

Are Your Work Relationships Transactional...or Transformational?

When we started Lead Star, we were focused on a simple mission: Inspire greater leadership in our world. Now that we’re more than 14 years into our journey, our mission has never felt more important… Read More


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