Category Archives: Leadership Development

The Paradox of Power

By Eric Vandersluis “Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.”  Lao Tzu In today’s hyper-competitive world, power is multidimensional and complex; technology, speed and the accessibility of information have made it even more so. This diffusion of knowledge … Continue reading

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How Power Affects Your Productivity

By Annie McKee Courtesy of Harvard Business Review www.hbr.org Think about the last time you came home from work completely and totally drained. I don’t mean the good kind of tired, when you’ve worked hard and gotten something done. I’m … Continue reading

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When Fighting with Your Boss, Protect Yourself First

Courtesy of Harvard Business Review by Annie McKee Have you ever felt like your boss is out to get you? Maybe you’re paranoid. But then again, maybe not. There are a lot of bad bosses out there, leaders who aren’t … Continue reading

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Why We Fight at Work

By: Annie McKee Courtesy of Harvard Business Review http://blogs.hbr.org/2014/06/why-we-fight-at-work/   Disagreements and debate at work are healthy. Fighting is not. That’s because fighting with one’s boss is just as confusing and destructive as fighting with a powerful family member. Fighting … Continue reading

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You and Your Doctor Part 2: Solutions

By Mohan Peter Mohan Peter MD is the Principal at SMS Leadership Coaching specializing in physician coaching and leadership development. He obtained his International Coach Federation Certificate (ICF) from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. He is an Executive Partner and Leadership … Continue reading

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Resonant Leadership for Results

By Annie McKee & Abhijit Bhaduri Published in NHRD Network Journal April 2013 Volume 6 Issue 2 ”Soft skills are the differentiator.” This simple yet powerful mantra is what drives learning and leadership development at top companies like Wipro, one … Continue reading

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How to Develop Emotional Intelligence

by:Abhijit Bhaduri Dr Annie McKee is Senior Fellow and Director, Penn CLO Executive Doctoral Programme. She is a bestselling business book author and advisor to top leaders. Her book “Resonant Leadership: Renewing Yourself and Connecting with Others through Mindfulness, Hope, … Continue reading

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Is Emotional Intelligence Training the Answer for Bullies and the Bullied?

A recent article appeared in the Huffington Post about a teenage girl who was being bullied because of the size of her ears. For many years she was called “Dumbo” by classmates.   And after years of this abuse, her mother … Continue reading

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The Five Minute New Year’s Resolution

Last year my resolution was to meditate. It seemed so simple. I wanted a consistent, daily, meditation practice. Yet the only real practice I had was telling everyone I wished I had a meditation practice. Continue reading

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I am your greatest helper or heaviest burden. Who am I?

I am your constant companion. I am your greatest helper or heaviest burden. I will push you onward or drag you down to failure. I am completely at your command. Who am I? Continue reading

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