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11 Things The Military Teaches You About Leadership

11 Things The Military Teaches You About Leadership | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Ex-military officers are disproportionately represented among S&P 500 CEOs. Here's what helps them climb the corporate ladder.
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Unsurprisingly, and thankfully, this piece brings together in a very short piece snippets from CEOs reflecting upon their military experience and how it has benefited their civilian companies--many of which are CEOs.  What strikes me as apropos is this statement:

"Stay calm under pressure:  Morris also likes to compare a CEO to a pilot in bad weather — it's up to him to keep his cool through a storm so his passengers (or shareholders and employees) stay calm. "The last thing you want is to appear to be rattled,""  Why? Because I am a pilot!!
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22 Executives Share the Daily Habits Which Keep Them on Top

22 Executives Share the Daily Habits Which Keep Them on Top | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
You might be surprised at the simple things they do to succeed.
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Good, common sense reminders we are all aware, yet sometimes forget.
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8 Powerful Mental Habits That Will Make You Ultra-Successful

8 Powerful Mental Habits That Will Make You Ultra-Successful | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
How to achieve long-term success with small, daily changes in your mindset
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Interesting read...my favorite is competing with yourself as this is an engine drive of my own.
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You’re Never Done Finding Purpose at Work

You’re Never Done Finding Purpose at Work | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
The hunt for meaning continues.
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Very powerful insights on purpose and defining yourself as continuously 'under construction'. This piece really resonates with me as I often must step back from the tactical completion mentality of the mundane to see the strategic forest and how my broader responsibilities are defining my role at work.
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Neuroscientist to the Super Busy: Sleep Is Work Too

Neuroscientist to the Super Busy: Sleep Is Work Too | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
The science of why skipping sleep is a truly terrible idea.
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Go to sleep! More evidence for why it's crucial to productivity.
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5 Ways to Build a Culture of Success

5 Ways to Build a Culture of Success | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Growing a large company only works if you can build and maintain consistent culture.
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3 Ways To Attract The Mentor You Truly Want

3 Ways To Attract The Mentor You Truly Want | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Here's a hint: You have to be a mentor for yourself, before someone else can mentor you.
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Great insights that start with policing yourself and your habits.
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You're Not Out of Ideas, You're Just Lazy

You're Not Out of Ideas, You're Just Lazy | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
A new study by professors at Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management suggests we downplay the importance of persistence in creative success.
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Very interesting, though not surprising, insights.
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5 Ways Even the Busiest Entrepreneurs Can Stay Fit

5 Ways Even the Busiest Entrepreneurs Can Stay Fit | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Balancing life, fitness and work can be done with a little willpower on your end.
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A recurring challenge for leaders at all levels. Keep after it!
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How Great Leaders Keep Top Performers Happy and Productive

How Great Leaders Keep Top Performers Happy and Productive | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
A disengaged workforce can destroy a company's value. Invest in the difference makers and you will see a remarkable ROI.
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Leaders must invest in their people!
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How The Most Successful People Constantly Question Their Strongest Beliefs

How The Most Successful People Constantly Question Their Strongest Beliefs | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Staying open-minded and questioning everything is hard work, cognitively speaking.
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Interesting premise and discussion.
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The Strange Relationship Between Power and Loneliness

The Strange Relationship Between Power and Loneliness | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
CEOs shouldn’t feel so lonely, and yet they do.
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Just one research study as these researchers readily admit, however, their work debunks the myth that it's lonely at the top.
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Why Millennials Should Stop Trying To Be Successful ... Immediately

Why Millennials Should Stop Trying To Be Successful ... Immediately | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Millennials may be in need of a different kind of reality check.
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Take heart millenials. Success comes to the patient who build their experiences wisely. Don't expect overnight success, as the overwhelming majority of you, statistically, do not make it quickly. There are often no shortcuts, and you are not a failure if it doesn't happen swiftly!
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7 Easy but Scientific Ways to Become Smarter

7 Easy but Scientific Ways to Become Smarter | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
You can vastly improve your brain's performance by making a few minor changes in your daily routine.
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Some common sense ideas.
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The Future Belongs To Leaders Who Get Artificial Intelligence

The Future Belongs To Leaders Who Get Artificial Intelligence | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
6 steps to become 10 times smarter with Artificial Intelligence.
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Believe it or not, this is a strategic leadership issue of the highest order likely to affect you. Most futurists, strategists and technologists point to two things you must have awareness moving forward--artificial intelligence and autonomy technologies.
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5 Tips on Being an Inspiring Leader

5 Tips on Being an Inspiring Leader | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Regardless of your confidence and drive, without a handful of traits it's hard to get people to follow you.
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Straightforward and sound advice.
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How To Promote a Culture of Smart Risk-Taking

How To Promote a Culture of Smart Risk-Taking | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
It's true that as leaders we need to be more tolerant of failure, but only if it encourages more risk taking. It's risk taking that drives a company to achieve new heights, not just tolerating failure.
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I like this approach but beware: as the article notes, if you promote risk taking in the workplace but don't practice it yourself, you are modeling a visible optic to your organization.
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9 Ways Busy Leaders Can Maximize Their Time on the Road

9 Ways Busy Leaders Can Maximize Their Time on the Road | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Whether you're traveling for business or personal reasons, these time-saving tips will ensure your plan runs smoothly.
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Going Through the Motions (The Secret of Successful Habit Building) - Develop Good Habits

Going Through the Motions (The Secret of Successful Habit Building) - Develop Good Habits | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Is going through the motions important to changing habits? Does it really matter. Find out what going through the motions really means for habit change.
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Check these habits out! Great ideas.
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5 Steps to Building a Remarkable Team

5 Steps to Building a Remarkable Team | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
How do I make my team feel significant and important?
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Time-tested principles on team building
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The 17 Things Managers Should Never Say

The 17 Things Managers Should Never Say | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
A former army paratrooper shares some of the worst leadership slip-ups that he heard over his career and why they can destroy morale.
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Poisonous and damning, these statements and thoughts will break organizations quickly. Fight the gossip urge and work to keep these thoughts from your lexicon.
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Why You Should Invest in Millennials

Why You Should Invest in Millennials | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
If other generations spent as much time learning from millennials as they do criticizing them, companies with a multigenerational workforce would be in much better shape.
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Invest in millenials.
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5 Reasons Why You Should Listen to Your Gut

5 Reasons Why You Should Listen to Your Gut | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
How many times have you ignored that little voice that said stop don't do that?
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Great piece! I talk about this concept a lot in various leadership fora.
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7 Bad Habits You Can Drop Today to Become Ultra-Successful

7 Bad Habits You Can Drop Today to Become Ultra-Successful | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
These bad habits can creep up on anyone. Learn how you can eliminate them and boost your success.
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I like the one on abundance mentality over scarcity mindset regarding success.
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Do Women Make Bolder Leaders than Men?

Do Women Make Bolder Leaders than Men? | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Evidence from thousands of 360-degree assessments.
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Short answer is yes, though the underlying science may surprise you.
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Why Many 'C' Students End Up Most Successful

Why Many 'C' Students End Up Most Successful | Strategy and Leadership | Scoop.it
Many young people do poorly in school for a number of reasons, fortunately for them things like report cards, GPA and SAT scores don't matter much in the real world.
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I resemble that remark...
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