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Is This All There Is?

On January 22, 2019 By

A subtle killer stalks us at various times in life. It creeps up on us and overtakes us, exhausting and draining our energy. This creeping force is more prevalent than burnout. Yet, few of us can name it.

It’s “rustout.” And, today, rustout is rampant. Effectively, rustout is the opposite of burnout. But, many of […]

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Becoming A Purposeful Leader

On September 19, 2017 By

The Concept
“Self-awareness” – having a developed sense of who you are, what you stand for, who you stand with – is long acknowledged as contributing to individual effectiveness.  Self-awareness impacts all aspects of our lives – health, career, relationships, and longevity.

Self-awareness also contributes to effective leadership and correlates with organizational performance.

Despite its close association with “high performance” […]

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What is your purpose?  The words in your purpose statement must be yours.  They must capture “why” you lead.  Why you lead determines how well you lead.  A clear purpose statement energizes you to get up each morning to lead others.
The Purposeful Leader Checkup
When was the last time you did a […]

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Learn more about author Richard Leider from this Question and Answer Session:


How do you describe yourself?

I love the line by T.S. Eliot: “Old men ought to be explorers.” I’m an explorer. What does that mean? It means that I’m personally burying the old story of retirement. I’m enlarging the real possibilities of […]

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