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7 Tips To Conquering Life’s Greatest Challenges

Is there something in your life you just can’t seem to conquer?  It’s been my experience that we all do.  Recently, the Stanford Cardinals womens basketball team ended the UConn Huskies record 90-game winning streak. UConn appeared to be unbeatable so how did Stanford do it?  Is there anything we can learn from their victory that we can […]

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16 Characteristics Of Apex Leadership

  Apex Leadership are the leadership practices, principles, and thought processes of those who are the best at what they do.  I am doing much strategic thinking these days on Apex Leaders in an effort to find out what makes them so special. Today I want to take a look at the greatest leader of the ancient world – King […]

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7 Tips To An Effective Parent-Teacher Conference

  “We’re going to be meeting with your teacher” can be the scariest eight words in child’s life.  This past week it was time for a conference with her History teacher, Mr. Hanenburg. Here’s a little background on Mr. Hanenburg after watching him for a couple of years.  He’s about my age and seems like a nice man.  As a 5th grader, […]

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Leadership Lessons From Tom Brady: 8 Qualities To Look For In Those Closest To You

  The New England Patriots led by head coach Bill Belichick and QB Tom Brady are the odds on favorite to win this year’s Super Bowl.  After the mid-season trade of star WR Randy Moss many, including myself, thought the offense would falter.  However, because of Brady’s leadership and how he utilized his remaining pieces, the […]

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5 Lessons About Apex Leadership I Learned From Chris Tomlin

What is “Apex Leadership”?   Apex Leadership are the leadership practices, principles, and thought processes of those who are the best at what they do.  I am fascinated by Apex Leaders.  My family recently began attending Passion City Church in Atlanta on Sunday evenings.  PCC’s worship leader Chris Tomlin is the top male vocalist in Christian music currently.  He’s the best.   I […]

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How To Make Your Vision For 2011 A Reality – 34 Leadership Lessons From Buckhead Church’s Jeff Henderson

Do you have a BIG vision for 2011? If you’re reading this site the chances are that you do. At the very least, you want to see something happen great in your life. The question then becomes how do we make that happen? Are there success links that if applied will position our vision to […]

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10 Most Popular Leadership Posts Of December 2010

December was a month with many pleasant surprises.  I expected a down month because of the holidays but it turned out being the 2nd highest month of traffic since the launch of this site.  Because of the holiday season, many of the posts centered on Christmas and church-related issues.   The following are the Top 10 for December […]

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12 Leadership Lessons From Brett Favre’s Final Days

As a player, I am a HUGE Brett Favre fan.  I have never seen a professional athlete compete with the level of fun and passion that he has during his career.  That’s why this past season with the Minnesota Vikings has been so tough for everyone to watch, myself included. Leaders, in particular, should watch Brett with a warning […]

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10 Most Popular Leadership Posts Of 2010

  2010 was a great first year for this website.  I am honored that you take the time to visit and trust the information has added value to you.  The following are the Top 10 Most Read posts of 2010 with some additional comments on trends that flow from this information. 20 Leadership Quotes from Gordon Gekko and Wall […]

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The Importance Of Talent: How Tim Tebow And Cam Newton Changed The Lives Of 4 Head Coaches

Have you ever thought how one talented individual could change the fortunes of your staff or organization?  The solution to any problem you have is a person.  Five years ago, Alabama head coach Mike Shula had a huge problem that he knew could be answered by high school phenom Tim Tebow.  Let’s recount the timeline of Tebow and the domino effect his […]

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5 Leadership Lessons From The 2010 Athlete Of The Year

The Sporting News just named Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay as its 2010 Athlete of the Year.  As Halladay recounts the five most memorable moments of his year, several leadership principles stand out. You Never Have To Recover From A Good Start – On December 16th, 2009, Halladay and his wife, Brandy, attended a 76ers game the day […]

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