Kill Will: Part II

The responses to Kill Will: Part I suggest it hit a chord in the tribe. The words we use matter. Last week I focused on one little word: “will.” This past week I worked to…

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Kill Will: Part I

Want to be more effective personally, professionally, and economically? Apparently, one solution is kill will. One of the CultureSync Approved Tribal Leaders Leslie Bennett reminds me to take “will” out of the proposals we develop together….

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The No Candy Challenge

We’ve all been there, hours wasted with a consultant or trainer who brings a cookie-cutter approach to the company or team. Perhaps they bring in colorful handouts, toys, and even miniature candy bars to keep…

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No Mission, No Margin

Most hospitals today are still “not-for-profit,” that is they are charitable organizations exempt from federal income taxes under IRS Sec 501(c)(3). As we like to remind everyone from time to time, the term “not-for-profit,” or…

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Three Modern Leadership Lessons from Greek Mythology

The Trojan War provides great leadership lessons for the Greeks that are still relevant today. This one comes from before the Greek Army conquered the City of Troy. Achilles had just given up his life…

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