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Actualized Leadership: Meeting Your Shadow & Maximizing Your Potential – William Sparks PhD

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I find when it comes to the word “leadership” our eyes and ears tend to perk up.  Most all of us at some point in our life is going to “lead” someone, even if that is only ourselves.  There are as many theories to leadership almost as there are leaders.  So when it comes to books on leadership we either …

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The Best Story Wins – Leveraging Hollywood Storytelling for Your Business and Beyond – Matt Luhn

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Stories are powerful.  They improve our learning.  They help us to understand and remember things and events we may not ordinarily not remember.  Stories affect our brain chemistry, they manufacture emotions that help us relate not only to the parts of the story, but also to the person telling the story. Matthew Luhn joins A New Direction with his latest …

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Courage Goes to Work – Bill Treasurer

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How are you about doing something new in your job or your life?  Little scary?  Do you focus on the consequences or the possibilities?  How about the issue of trust?  Do you really have the courage that it takes to trust others in your life or your business?  Of do you distrust and control?  And how about really telling the …

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Rehumanize Your Business – Ethan Beute

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Today’s digital and technological world has created so many conveniences. We are able to do things faster, conduct business in different ways. However, as great as this digital technological world is at the end of the day it is people who make the final decisions. The fact is the technology may be changing but the human being has remained constant. …

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How to Solve Big Problems Like a Pro – Corey Phelps

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If there is one thing you can count on besides “death and taxes” is you can bet you will have problems. Whether it is in your business or your career, or your life, they are bound to happen. Ironically your biggest problem may be not knowing how to solve your problems. Dr. Corey Phelps is here for the rescue. One …

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How to Eliminate Chaos, Stress, and Discontent in Your Workplace – Marianne Clyde

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We try to avoid it. We say it doesn’t matter. We even claim at times that we can handle it, while other people cannot. However, the truth is that our personal lives, the influences from our childhood, and our past are dragged into our workplaces everyday. None of us are immune to our personal lives coming into the office. Even …

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Creating a Business Culture You can Measure – The Critical Few – Gretchen Anderson

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Today we devote a great amount of time talking about “business culture”. You may have recognized you need to change in your culture…but how? On this episode of A New Direction culture change, real culture change requires a long term approach. Gretchen Anderson @gbrooksanderson is a Director at the Katzenbach Center at PwC’s Strategy& and co-author with Jon Katzenbach of …

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Checking in on You and Your Mission

In Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Business Psychology, Business Success, Career Help, Company Culture, Consumer Behavior, entrepreneur, Internet Doctor, Jay Izso, Leadership, Life Help, marketing, mission statement, Podcast, Psychology, Psychology and Business, self help, self-improvement by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

Episode 34 of A New Direction is totally focused on you and your mission. How are you right now in the four areas of your life? The physical, the mental, the emotional, and the spiritual? Matthew Luhn wrote a book entitled “The Best Story Wins” in his book he makes a statement that I pose to you as a question. …

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Your Company Culture – Critical Success – Bretton Putter – AND 26

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When you have a transparent company culture, you are setting the stage for your company succcess….

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Managing People, Taking Responsibility – Congratulations! Now Get Over Yourself! – Ralph Peterson – AND 24

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I have heard it said by managers, “managing people is like herding cats”.  Well, if you have ever been in a position to manage people you know that it can be a difficult task.  However, if you have the right trainer and with some regular practice you can manage people effectively and you can become the manager you always hoped …