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10 Unconventional Tips for Better Meetings

Posted on Monday, July 20th, 2009 at 10:05 pm by Gary Winters

Great leadership is about vision, right? Vision, mission, and values. The big stuff. Well, that may be, but it’s also about meetings. As John Cleese so aptly named one of his classic training films, it’s all too often about Meetings, Bloody Meetings. You’re going to run some meetings, and most folks know that most meetings […]


Coke, Pepsi, and On Being a Monomaniac on a Mission

Posted on Monday, April 20th, 2009 at 12:00 pm by Gary Winters

In my last post, I offered Seven Simple Rules for Being a Leader. First on the list is: Be a monomaniac on a mission. Let’s take that a little deeper. Two of the most successful companies on the planet are Coke and Pepsico. They battle one another across the globe for market dominance. As you […]


Three Words Leaders Hate to Say

Posted on Thursday, March 5th, 2009 at 2:01 pm by Gary Winters

We live in troubled times. (Hint: We ALWAYS live in troubled times, but that’s for another post.) During these times of uncertainty, anxiety and change, as leaders we are called upon more than ever to take our teams to “the promised land.” Will we get there? Will we be alright? What’s going to change, and […]