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Your Place At The Table

Your Place At The Table

Tired of being on teams that don’t work and waste your time? You know there are many teams that are successful, but you, and lots of other people, don’t know the secret to their success. Simply put, teams are essential. Without a team, there can be no comprehensive vision. Every member of your team should have a contribution to make or s/he doesn’t belong at the table. 

The average executive spends 17 hours a week in meetings and another six hours preparing for them. Ugh! Truth told, the only meeting worse than the one you’re invited to is the one you’re NOT invited to. Your goal should be to make a contribution to every meeting you attend.

Leadership In An Uncommon Form

Leadership In An Uncommon Form

Here are choice words from writer Marvin Hiles, a friend of mine:

"Stillness is a form of knowing….Some day I will die to earth’s warm colors and I will know more fully what it is that has been pressing on me all my days like a shy animal at the foot of my chair."