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What Dogs Teach Us About Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

households with at least one dog according to ASPCA, many of us don't have to go far to learn about leadership. That's because, according to co-authors Krissi and Dan Barr , dogs can teach humans a lot about leadership. Leadership is an art, not a science.

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Best New Leadership Book Of 2019

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Each year, after reading and reviewing dozens of new leadership books, I select my pick for the year's best new leadership book. And, The 10 Stories Great Leaders Tell , is yet another required read for leaders – managers, CEOs and team leaders.

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5 Leadership Books To Read This Winter

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Author Paul Smith explains why storytelling has emerged as a vital skill for every leader and manager. AMA Business Boot Camp -- Management and Leadership Fundamentals That Will See You Successfully Through Your Career. Authors are Alan S.

Advisory Leadership

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Friedman teaches that there are seven steps , based on human virtues we all strive to achieve, that are key to unlocking the power of a people-first culture : Patience. Aligning your management team with your company's goals and reiterating your values through various communication channels.

The Art Of Change Leadership

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The Art of Change Leadership demystifies the psychology behind our reactions to change and offers a powerful collection of tools to inspire individual and collective transformation quickly and more effectively, explains author of the book, Cheryl Cran.

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Nathan Magnuson's New Book Teaches, Inspires And Builds Your Confidence

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Then, the new kindle book, Ignite Your Leadership Expertise: Become the Trusted Advisor Others Seek , by Nathan Magnuson , is the book for you. With 10 leadership topics and easy to read within two hours, this book will both teach you and inspire you. New to your leader role?

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Q&A With Best Selling Author And Expert Storyteller, Paul Smith

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Since the book was published about three years ago, my admiration for Paul's passion for storytelling and helping to teach people how to effectively tell stories has only but grown. Today I’m a full-time author and speaker and get to pursue this passion wherever it takes me.

Five Leadership Books To Read This Fall

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Author Paul Smith explains why storytelling has emerged as a vital skill for every leader and manager. AMA Business Boot Camp -- Management and Leadership Fundamentals That Will See You Successfully Through Your Career. Authors are Alan S.

Bo Eason Teaches You How To Achieve Your A-Game In Life

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One of my favorite authors, Anders Ericsson, said, there are no shortcuts and there are no prodigies. Bo Eason Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Football Goal Setting Goals Leadership NFL

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Bedtime Stories For Managers

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Nights this month, unplug from your mobile phone and both enjoy and learn from Henry Mintzberg ’s 42 former blog posts compiled into his new book, Bedtime Stories for Managers. Some of my favorite takeaways are: Managers are important to the extent that they help other people be important.

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Leadership Blindspots

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"A blindspot is an unrecognized weakness or threat that has the potential to undermine a leader''s success," explains author Robert Bruce Shaw. And, then he teaches how to surface and overcome those blindspots, using examples, worksheets and other tools.

Former Verizon Wireless CEO Teaches Leadership Lessons In New Book

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Strigl offers a revealing insight into how he led the company in his new book, Managers, can you hear me now? -- co-authored by Frank Swiatek. Good managers, therefore, drive results. Thanks to the author for providing me an advance copy.

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The Art Of Change Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The Art of Change Leadership demystifies the psychology behind our reactions to change and offers a powerful collection of tools to inspire individual and collective transformation quickly and more effectively, explains author of the new book, Cheryl Cran.

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Leadership Books To Read This Month

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Let The Story Do The Work explains that at the heart of leadership lies persuasion. In her book, author Esther K. Choy teaches you how to: Dispel any fears that you can't tell great stories. Eric Jacobson Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership Books

Best New Leadership Book Of 2015

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Friedman teaches that there are seven steps , based on human virtues we all strive to achieve, that are key to unlocking the power of a people-first culture : Patience. Aligning your management team with your company's goals and reiterating your values through various communication channels.

How Helpful is Teaching Nonprofits How to Fish?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How Helpful is Teaching Nonprofits How to Fish? When thinking about fundraising, many nonprofits and funders believe in the old adage, “Give a person a fish, and you feed him for a day; teach a person to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.” Flickr Photo by Minarae.

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Best Leadership Books To Read In 2015

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Perhaps a book that will help you improve your leadership skills. A couple years ago, members of five groups on the professional social media web site LinkedIn voluntarily recommended their favorite books about leadership. Top Books About Leadership.

Paul Smith Teaches You How To Sell With A Story

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What took longer was actually convincing myself that writing a book teaching salespeople how to be better storytellers would make the world a better place. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Lead With A Story Paul Smith Sell With A Story Selling Stories Storytelling

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Into The Storm Teaches 5 Key Teamwork Strategies And Tactics

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Author Branham On Trust, Exit Interviews And Why Employees Leave

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Over the past year, 1,000 people who left an employer told author Leigh Branham the reasons for why they left. In the book, Branham teaches readers how to : Avoid employee-job mismatches.

The Five Lessons Into The Storm Teaches Leaders

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Leadership Lessons From Abraham Lincoln

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What he said, according to author Donald T. Phillips, includes many more leadership lessons from Lincoln in his fascinating book, Lincoln on Leadership , where Phillips presents 15 of Lincoln''s leadership statements in today''s vernacular. They teach.

Take Command -- How To Be A First Responder In Business (Interview With Author Jake Wood)

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October 14 brings a powerful new book full of leadership lessons for " how to be a first responder in business." This week, Wood, answered questions about his book, the lessons he teaches, and the remarkable work of Team Rubicon.

I-WE-IT Framework: Transformative Leadership for Social Change

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

On April 6-8th, I’m co-facilitating a transformative leadership retreat with colleagues Heather McLeod Grant, Chris Block, Lance Fors, and Justin Ferrell. In this highly interactive three-day workshop, we’ll take a deep dive into transformative leadership for social change.

Rapid Realignment Teaches Leaders How To Adapt And Stay Focused

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The authors, Dr. George H. You'll appreciate the Key Points summaries and the Things To Do suggestions from the authors at the end of each of the nine chapters in the book.

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Leadership Lessons From Lincoln

Eric Jacobsen Blog

What he said, according to author Donald T. Phillips, includes many more leadership lessons from Lincoln in his fascinating book, Lincoln on Leadership , where Phillips presents 15 of Lincoln's leadership statements in today's vernacular. They teach.

Leadership Lessons From Abraham Lincoln

Eric Jacobsen Blog

What he said, according to author Donald T. Phillips, includes many more leadership lessons from Lincoln in his fascinating book, Lincoln on Leadership , where Phillips presents 15 of Lincoln's leadership statements in today's vernacular. They teach.

Spring Break Leadership Book Recommendations

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Author Paul Smith explains why storytelling has emerged as a vital skill for every leader and manager. AMA Business Boot Camp -- Management and Leadership Fundamentals That Will See You Successfully Through Your Career. Authors are Alan S.

Author John Jantsch Explains What It Takes To Sell Today

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Author John Jantsch flips the usual sales approach on its head in his new book, Duct Tape Selling: Think Like a Marketer, Sell Like a Superstar. Today''s sales superstars must attract, teach, convert, serve, and measure while developing a personal brand that stands for trust and expertise. Duck Tape Selling Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management John Jantsch Selling

Author Brad Hams On Eradicating Entitlement In The Workplace

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Entitlement is "killing your business," says author Brad Hams. Hams : Leadership must create the environment for them to do this, I believe. They can do it by utilizing the core principals of Ownership Thinking: The Right Education : Teaching employees the fundamentals of business and finance, how their company makes money, and how they add (or take away) value. Entitlement Leadership Books Leadership Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Brad Hams

Five Leadership And Business Books To Read This Fall

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Author Paul Smith explains why storytelling has emerged as a vital skill for every leader and manager. AMA Business Boot Camp -- Management and Leadership Fundamentals That Will See You Successfully Through Your Career. Authors are Alan S.

How To Learn The Art Of Change Leadership

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The Art of Change Leadership demystifies the psychology behind our reactions to change and offers a powerful collection of tools to inspire individual and collective transformation quickly and more effectively, explains author of the book, Cheryl Cran.

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Build These Leadership Skills

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skip to main | skip to sidebar Eric Jacobson On Management And Leadership Welcome! This blogs tips and ideas are perfect for managers and leaders of all types of small to large businesses and nonprofit organizations. However, as a manager, you should strive to be a leader.

Millennials Who Manage

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Drawing on extensive research, including a comprehensive, original workplace survey and in-depth interviews with Millennial managers, Millennials Who Manage , offers teaches Millennial readers how to overcome workplace perceptions and become great leaders.

Use Storytelling As A Key Leadership Tool

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Paul Smith , author of the best-seller book, Lead With A Story , is a true believer in telling stories. Today, many of the most successful organizations on the planet intentionally use storytelling as a key leadership tool ,” explains Smith.

Ex-Navy SEAL Mark Divine Shares Insights From His Leadership Book, The Way Of The SEAL

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Along the way, Divine teaches you how to reaffirm your ultimate purpose, define your most important goals, and take concrete steps to make them happen. I find it easy to teach people who are very committed to training and personal development, regardless of their age.

Learn How To Identify And Overcome Your Leadership Blindspots

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"A blindspot is an unrecognized weakness or threat that has the potential to undermine a leader''s success," explains author Robert Bruce Shaw. And, then he teaches how to surface and overcome those blindspots, using examples, worksheets and other tools.

Four Business, Communications And Leadership Books To Read In 2017

Eric Jacobsen Blog

To find the best business, communications and leadership books to add to my "to read" list for 2017, I reached out to some of the best experts in the field. As a storytelling trainer and consultant, I’m constantly asked by companies to help their managers 'tell a better story.'

A Look Back At The Best Leadership Book Of 2015

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Friedman teaches that there are seven steps , based on human virtues we all strive to achieve, that are key to unlocking the power of a people-first culture : Patience. Aligning your management team with your company's goals and reiterating your values through various communication channels.

Most Popular Leadership Posts So Far This Year

Eric Jacobsen Blog

With the first half of 2015 past us, here's a look back at the three most read postings on my leadership blog so far this year. He also teaches entrepreneurship, innovation, and creativity courses.

42 Ways To Get Better At Getting Better

Eric Jacobsen Blog

This is an interesting book because it is co-authored by three teachers and clearly it''s a book for and about teachers. But, as the authors remind us, as leaders, we are also teachers. Practice Perfect ''s authors are Doug Lemov, Katie Yezzi and Erica Woolway.

Garfinkle's Getting Ahead Teaches How To Take Your Career To The Next Level

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I’ve owned an executive coaching company that provides me access to clients from around the world and in countless industries – managers, senior executives, employees. uence without relying on their authority, power, or title.

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How Do You Answer These Leadership Questions?

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skip to main | skip to sidebar Eric Jacobson On Management And Leadership Welcome! This blogs tips and ideas are perfect for managers and leaders of all types of small to large businesses and nonprofit organizations. Do I actively manage how I am authentic?