Too Many Chiefs…

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/TooManyChiefs.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSNot everyone can be in charge. We certainly know that too many cooks…, too many chiefs…, and the old sayings could be continued. It’s a principle that we have all heard and even sometimes take to heart. There are […]

The Leader Quiz

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/TheLeaderQuiz.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS Are you a leader or striving to become a leader? If so, it is important to identify your leadership style and to be aware of why you prefer a particular style. As becomes clear, there are alternative and […]

Leaders Are Never Pushy

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Personality and the Fate of Organizations

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_029.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSHogan, Robert. Personality and the Fate of Organizations. New York: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., 2007. …all managerial jobs have one important feature in common: They help accomplish the work of an organization through other people. This means that managers […]

On Mission and Leadership

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Collaborative Intelligence

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_027.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSHackman, Richard J. Collaborative Intelligence: Using Teams to Solve Hard Problems. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2011. A team is akin to an audio amplifier: whatever comes in, be it Mozart or ear-grating static, comes out louder. To perform […]

On Leadership

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_023.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSGardner, John W. On Leadership. First Free Press Paperback Edition. New York: The Free Press, 1993. Leadership is the process of persuasion or example by which an individual induces a group to pursue objectives held by the leader or […]

A Failure of Nerve

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_022.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFriedman, Edwin H. A Failure of Nerve: Leadership in the Age of the Quick Fix. New York: Seabury Books, 2007. The more my perspective broadened, the more confirmed I became in my view that contemporary leadership dilemmas have less […]

Let The Pilot Fly The Plane, Please

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/LetThePilotFlyThePlane.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSNone but a certifiable power junky would go with his own ideas and skills when someone more competent is readily available. Nonetheless, power junkies are more prevalent than you might think. You can find them mostly in the middle […]

Smart Trust

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_017.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSCovey, Stephen M. R., Greg Link, with Rebecca R. Merrill. Smart Trust: Creating Prosperity, Energy and Joy in a Low Trust World. New York: Free Press, 2012. … people innately know that the benefits of high-trust relationships, teams, and […]

Monday Morning Motivation

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_016.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSCottrell, David. Monday Morning Motivation: Five Steps to Energize your Team, Customers, and Profits. New York: Harper Business, 2009. The single greatest influence on your organization’s energy is the leader…you are the ultimate energizer. The energy you create can […]

The Other 90%

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_013.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSCooper, Robert K. The Other 90%: How to Unlock Your Vast Untapped Potential for Leadership and Life. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2001. Although studies indicate that people who regularly think ahead tend to experience more frequent leadership opportunities […]

The Talent Masters

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Leadership from the Inside Out

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_009.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSCashman, Kevin. Leadership from the Inside Out: Becoming a Leader for Life. Second Edition. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2008. The best way to take action for ourselves is through coaching. For self-coaching or coaching others to have a […]

Leadership for a Multicultural Age

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_006.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSBordas, Juana. Salsa, Soul, and Spirit: Leadership for a Multicultural Age. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2007. It may be said that leadership is changing from an individualistic, self-centered orientation to a We or other-centered orientation. Leadership in this […]