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Gary Winters

It's All About Leadership

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H is for Humor

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One common denominator in the most effective leaders I know is that they have a well-developed sense of humor. They’re not comedians, they rarely tell structured jokes, but they can lift a group in a heartbeat with a well-placed one-liner – which is often a self-deprecating piece of wit. They know the importance and how […]

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In an earlier post, I offered Seven Simple Rules for Leaders. The fourth one is Take your mission seriously, and yourself lightly. Let’s discuss. I once facilitated a large conference for a company which was in the middle of some very serious challenges from competitors. There was a feeling of “doom and gloom” in the […]

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The Three H’s of Leadership

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Great leaders are well known to be visionaries (able to see a compelling future), excellent communicators (able to describe what they see in metaphors we can all understand), and trust builders (able to create relationships that are characterized and sustained by mutual respect, commitment, and belief in the other). I believe that great leaders also […]

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