Leadership 101

simple insights for those in leadership

Quote of the Day | 08.31.15

Respect, honesty, responsibility, and hope are the language of a great team leader.

  • Samuel R. Chand

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Quote of the Day | 08.28.15

We become defensive and demanding, and our goal changes from leading people to controlling them.

  • Samuel R. Chand

August 28, 2015 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.26.15

One of the most valuable things we can give people on our teams is the gift of honesty. People instinctively know if a leader is holding back information, shading the truth, or expressing blind optimism.

– Samuel R. Chand

August 26, 2015 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.24.15

The process of the conversation is just as important (and ultimately, even more important) than the immediate topic of the conversation.

– Samuel R. Chand

August 24, 2015 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.21.15

One of our jobs as leaders is to give some power to those who will carry the ball down the field and to gently nudge the negative people to see problems as challenges.

– Samuel R. Chand

August 21, 2015 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.19.15

Leaders have only a few seconds to connect with people in the room and enlist their participation in the discussion.

– Samuel R. Chand

August 19, 2015 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.17.15

As leaders we need to carefully plan the first couple of sentences for every meeting we lead.

– Samuel R. Chand

August 17, 2015 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.14.15

Small talk about the things that matter to people on our teams isn’t small at all—it’s enormously important.

– Samuel R. Chand

August 14, 2015 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.12.15

We (leaders) need to slow down to show interest in each individual.

– Samuel R. Chand

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Quote of the Day | 08.10.15

When people get too busy to care for one another, trust erodes and defenses go up.

– Samuel R. Chand

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