Leadership 101

simple insights for those in leadership

Quote of the Day | 10.02.19

The only way to avoid criticism and always be popular as a leader is to make no decisions, do nothing different, never challenge the status quo—in other words, do nothing.

  • Ron Edmondson
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October 2, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.23.19

The purpose of management is to provide order and consistency to organizations, while the primary function of leadership is to produce change and movement.

  • Ron Edmondson

August 23, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.21.19

Management is about coping with complexity—it is responsive. Leadership is about coping with change—it too is responsive, but mostly it is proactive.

  • Ron Edmondson

August 21, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 04.05.19

Getting rid of yesterday is the decision that most long-range plans in business never tackle—maybe the main reason for their futility.

  • Peter Drucker

April 5, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.18.19

Answers are important; you need answers before you need action. But the most important thing is to ask . . . questions.

  • Peter Drucker

March 18, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.11.19

What do we have to do today to be ready for an uncertain tomorrow?

  • Peter Drucker

March 11, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.08.19

But when introducing change, I’m convinced there should always be a sticker that says: “Buyers beware: You will have to live with the change once it’s implemented.”

  • Daniel Im & Thom S. Rainer

March 8, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 03.04.19

Expectations are like putting on a pair of colored glasses. Regardless of the color, you still see what’s in front of you. What changes is the way you see what you see—your perspective.

  • Daniel Im & Thoms S. Rainer

March 4, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 02.27.19

Hold your forms loosely and your functions firmly.

  • Daniel Im & Thom S. Rainer

February 27, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 02.25.19

Change happens when you appeal to an individual’s rational side and emotional side, and then shape their path to make it easy to change.

  • Daniel Im and Thom S. Rainer

February 25, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment