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Last semester we quietly experimented with a teaching team (as opposed to a single instructor). It was a hit! Why? You can learn so much from teachers other than Christopher. Why? Because they are Break through problems, accelerate your growth, … Continue reading

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Normally this blog gives freely and asks little. Today is different. We’re giving and asking.  You see starting tomorrow and for the next two or three weeks, scores of leaders and coaches worldwide will apply for admission to The Leadership … Continue reading

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Christopher Avery here. With pleasure I welcome Jessica Soroky as a guest blogger. Jessica impresses with commitment and wisdom beyond her years. Enjoy. It was late 2012 when the executive group I work with took a day to attend a … Continue reading

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Do you have a team member who drives you crazy? When I speak to groups, I enjoy Q&A sessions and often ask people to tell me about their biggest leadership challenges. Invariably, many questions start with, “How do you deal … Continue reading

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Teamwork should no longer be considered a group skill. It’s an individual skill and a responsibility of everyone in the work place. After already giving you 5 Reasons for Taking Responsibility for Your Team’s Performance, I want to share 9 … Continue reading

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Guest post by Jürgen De Smet As a passionate practitioner of The  Leadership Gift  at work, I’m constantly on stage — and I never take enough time to practice! For that reason we used our Co-Learning Leadership Retreat to extend … Continue reading

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Great Leaders Celebrate the Successes of Others One of The Leadership Gift™ principles I like to teach is a reminder: “Don’t envy others’ success.” Good, basic advice we’ve all heard since we were kids. But what does envying others’ success have … Continue reading

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In my post How to Build Effective, Successful Management Teams a few weeks ago I mentioned that project teams are the most straight-forward teams in which to develop high-performance dynamics because they fit the classic laboratory definition of a team. … Continue reading

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I’ve recently added these conference dates to my calendar. Of course I’ll be speaking about some aspect of the Leadership Gift at each one. I’d love to see you there. Agile Day 2010 When: September 15, 2010 Where: NYC, NY, … Continue reading

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