Leadership 101

simple insights for those in leadership

Quote of the Day | 03.29.13

The only definition of a leader is someone who has followers.

– Peter Drucker

March 29, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.27.13

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

March 27, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.25.13

The truth is, being the leader of a healthy organization is just plain hard. But in the end, it is undeniably worth it.

– Patrick Lencioni

March 25, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.22.13

When an organization is healthy (when the leader at the top is doing his or her most important job), people find a way to get things done.

– Patrick Lencioni

March 22, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.20.13

(Leaders) have to play the tireless role of ensuring that (everyone) throughout the organization are continually and repeatedly reminded about what is important.

– Patrick Lencioni

March 20, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.19.13

As tempting as it may be, leaders must not abdicate or delegate responsibility for communication and reinforcement of clarity.

– Patrick Lencioni

March 18, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.15.13

At every step in the process, the leader must be out front, not as a cheerleader or a figurehead, but as an active, tenacious driver.

– Patrick Lencioni

March 15, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.13.13

The single biggest factor determining whether an organization is going to get healthier—or not—is the genuine commitment and active involvement of the person in charge.

– Patrick Lencioni

March 13, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.11.13

The person in charge of an organization’s leadership team is crucial to the success of any effort to build a healthy organization.

– Patrick Lencioni

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Quote of the Day | 03.08.13

The high point of being a leader in an organization is wrestling with difficult decisions and situations. Truncating those high points just doesn’t make sense.

– Patrick Lencioni

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