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Warning: Labels Matter!

Every time I turn around I find another project management guru saying one of the following: Do you have enough resources to staff your project?…

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The Power of Intention

Lessons From the Lift: The Power of Intention Today Brian is talking about the power of intention. How can visualization and positive thinking affect your…

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Leadership Techniques That Didn’t Make The Cut

6 Traditional Leadership Techniques That Didn’t Make the Cut At The Center For Agile Leadership® we are always striving to build the best culture that…

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10 Fundamental Leadership Practices

10 Fundamental Leadership Practices That Will Make You A Better Leader Holy crap there are too many classes, books, video, and theories about how to…

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Lead Your Team Outside The Boundaries

#LearnLoveLead Series Stories From An Agile Leader Lead your team outside the boundaries.  

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Bullish Leaders

Through teaching 30+ Certified Agile Leader® classes, I’ve had the opportunity to meet a large variety of leaders. I’ve met soft spoken leaders who work…

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2018: Learn, Love, Lead

While I don’t put a lot of stock in New Year’s resolutions, I do believe in the power of having a mantra. A simple phrase…

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Are You Fit to Lead? Part 1

In this series of blog posts, I’m specifically addressing the correlation between being physically fit and the ability to lead. There are obviously other factors…

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Are You A Workaholic?

I am, there I admit it. Every day I wake up and look at my to do list. I have a strong desire to accomplish…

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Are You A Hunter Or A Gatherer?

This morning I was chatting with Patrick, my kayak fishing instructor, about the service industry. He used to work in operations running multiple big-name restaurants…

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Peeling the Onion To Focus on What Matters

In our Certified Agile Leader® class, one of the exercises that we do together is called the onion exercise. It’s a simple way to focus…

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Meetings – What Are They Good For?

I Hate Meetings Have you ever noticed that the higher you go in an organization the more meetings you are asked to attend? Here is…

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