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Dumb Leaders Through History – George Bush and Hurricane Katrina When a nation suffers a natural disaster, the people look to their leaders to stand strong. They look to their leaders to set direction, to administer the efforts to rebuild...
The Bad News Bear “If I am not hearing from my boss, I must be doing ok” The plaintiff cry of the many. I don't get feedback. The many rolling their sleeves up and getting the job done, but never hearing...
#1 Hire Great People and do the Job for Them. How often do we see this? Leaders unwilling to relinquish power to their team members, wanting final say on everything, having their fingers in everyone's pie. I was speaking with a...
Lazy Leadership You might have caught me using the term “Lazy Leadership” in my articles  So here is my non-definitive list of lazy leadership. Lazy Leaders: Don’t have a personal growth plan Think they are better than they actually are Treat...
I work with a digital marketer who recently shared a story of a client who wanted him to work on his reputation marketing. The digital marketer took on the challenge, providing systems and process to make it easy for...
The Dumb Leader drove away from the state meeting with his mind churning. The meeting was full of information and new upcoming strategies. Seasoned branch and regional managers filled the room, listening in earnest as the state manager outlined...
  I was honoured to speak with christine eanes on her super achiever network podcast called Quit Bleeping around Check it out. It's a great one and while you are there check out the rest of her podcasts, they are awesome. CHECK...
STUCK AT SIGN-OFF. “Hey Dumb Leaders Handbook, we have a dumb leader where I work. We’ve ground to a halt. She has her hands on everything” We have all had those bosses that insist on having sign-off on everything. It’s frustrating...
Originally published here. A probation period is now seen as a normal course of business events. Some industries goes as far as “auditioning” or trialling for a job. We understand this is sometimes needed, especially when working through services to...
Much has been written and said in recent times on the Gold Coast Titans and their start recruit player, Jarryd Hayne. While much of the focus was on the relationship between and Hayne and coach Neil Henry, the fact...

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