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Leading with Honor Wisdom for Today, October 31, 2014

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“Voters—here’s the real challenge: we don’t need empty promises made by politicians whose only goal in life is to get elected or re-elected. We need leaders with attributes that qualify them to lead us through the difficult challenges we’re facing.” – Lee Ellis

 
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Posted by on October 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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Management Lessons from NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover – Interesting Leadership Article and Perspective

Mars Rover Interesting article on Forbes.com discussing the “Management Lessons From NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover.” What does it take to successfully execute a project of this magnitude? Check out the article, and here are a couple of leadership insights –

“The trick for successfully building complex one-of-a-kind machines where hundreds of thousands of things need to be done exactly right is to expect mistakes,” notes Manning.

“Arrogance has no place in this work,” he writes. “No matter how smart you think you are, if your Mars lander didn’t work, you were probably not smart enough, and if it did, well maybe you just got lucky.”

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Posted by on October 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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Cutting Through the Political Rhetoric & Voting for Honorable Public Leaders

This free, 4-page guide helps evaluate political candidates beyond their position on the issues.

This free, 4-page guide helps evaluate political candidates beyond their position on the issues.

How many political ads have you seen or heard in the last few weeks? Most would say, “Too many!

Cut through the rhetoric, and evaluate the best public servant through the lens of character, courage, and competence.

Download a free copy of the non-partisan ‘Leading with Honor Voter Evaluation Guide’ to help you determine the best candidate for public office.

Please share with others!

 
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Posted by on October 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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Leadership on This Day in History, October 26th, 1994

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A handshake between Hussein I of Jordan and Yitzhak Rabin, accompanied by Bill Clinton, during the Israel-Jordan peace negotiations, July 25th, 1994

On this day in history, October 26th, 1994, the Israel-Jordan Peace Treaty was signed that settled relations between the two countries, adjusted land and water disputes, and provided for broad cooperation in tourism and trade. It included a pledge that neither Jordan nor Israel would allow its territory to become a staging ground for military strikes by a third country.

Differences can still exist between leaders, but finding middle ground is a mark of great leadership!

Read More on Wikipedia, and please share your comments.

 
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Posted by on October 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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Leading with Honor Wisdom for Today, October 24, 2014

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“Being positive in a negative situation is not naïve. It’s #leadership.” – Unknown

 
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Posted by on October 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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New Infographic – “6 Leadership Ingredients for a Winning Recipe of Success in a Competitive World” – Download Here

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New! Lee shares the “6 Leadership Ingredients for a Winning Recipe of Success in a Competitive World” infographic that he experienced at a recent keynote speaking event.

Which of these ingredients do you currently use in your business (or home)?

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Posted by on October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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The Latest Recommendation from Lee’s Bookshelf – “Eyes on the Horizon” by Gen. Richard Myers USAF (Ret)

Eyes on the HorizonThe Latest Recommendation from Lee’s Bookshelf – “Eyes on the Horizon” by Gen. Richard Myers USAF (Ret)

In this captivating memoir, General Myers talks candidly about his career in the military, the unforgettable events of September 11, and the global war on terror. With an insider’s perspective, he outlines the mistakes made by the White House, Pentagon leadership, and the intelligence community.

Myers believes that America has misidentified its adversary, focusing too narrowly on tactical battles, instead of on a long-range strategy that will overcome a global insurgency fueled by a struggle for control within Islam.

Read more about this book on the GoodReads website.

If you’ve read this book, please share your comments –

 
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Posted by on October 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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