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Breaking Down Ethical Reasoning

I think it’s important to be able to articulate the importance and implication of ethical reasoning for today’s leaders. Specifically, ethical reasoning is critical in…

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Hire New or Develop Existing? A Leadership Dilemma

The Senior Manager says: “What if we train and develop our people, and then they leave us?” The CEO says: “What if we don’t train…

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A Leadership Lesson About Change in Higher Education

In her paper titled Change in Higher Education: Not Enough, or Too Much?, Adrianna Kezar explores the many different elements that both encourage and impede…

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Does Money Make the Leader?

Recently, I was having a conversation about the making of great leaders. During that conversation, I was told: “I don’t have enough money to be…

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Perception of Leadership

Time and time again, I am asked: “What makes a great leader?” I’m here to tell you that the answer is often relative. I mean,…

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Leadership Development Strategies

I help a lot of people try to figure out better organizational and personal leadership strategies. One of the many things that I teach my…

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Leadership and Cybersecurity

Not long ago, I stumbled upon an article in the Harvard Business Review written by Alex Blau. In it, he suggested that the leaders of…

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Validation Exchange Theory – Organizational Currency

Validation Exchange: the practice of a leader checking or proving the validity or accuracy of something in exchange for the recognition or affirmation that a…

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Essential Theories and Concepts in Leadership

There is no doubt that leadership can be a complicated topic. There seems to be no end to the theories and concepts about leadership and…

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Organizational Development

Organizational Development is a complex endeavor, even for the smallest organizations. This is because there is much to consider as the organization grows and because…