The Value of a Diverse Team

Why you should have a diverse team and workplace

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Leaders should make sure to have a diverse team in the workplace. It should be full of people from different cultures, ethnicities, races, religions, with a variety of age groups.  Author Stephen R. Covey said, “Strength lies in differences, not in similarities.” This is true when it comes to having a strong and effective team […]

Support from Others Quotes

Leaders need the support of other people

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Below are a collection of the best quotes about support from others. If you sign up to my email list I will send you a PDF copy of Success Quotes, Foundational Elements for Lasting Success and Characteristics and Qualities of a Great Leader: A Quote Book Full of Truth and Wisdom. All you need to […]

5 Signs of a Strong Team Member (What leaders need to look for in a follower)

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Effective leaders place strong team members on their team. They know what Phil Jackson wisely said which is, “The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.” Each person on the team can play a significant role when it comes to achieving goals and achieving success. Good […]

7 Characteristics of an Influential Team Member

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You can begin or increase your level of influence with the colleagues who are on the same team as you. In The Leadership Mandate I wrote about the 5 main areas of influence, one of those being work. In regards to work I wrote, “Anyone has the potential to influence and impact subordinates, colleagues, direct […]

4 Core Elements to Winning Teams

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Winning teams win because several core elements are at play within the team. If a leader wants a team to consistently win the requirement is to have those core elements. 4 of those core elements include: trust, synergy, collaboration, and a mutual standard. Let’s look at each of those elements so we can learn how […]

Knowing Yourself + Knowing your Team = Legendary Leadership

It’s guest post Monday. This post is written by Razwana Wahid who is the founder of Your Work Is Your Life, a service dedicated to making your writing work better – to sell, to convert, to connect. You can connect and follower here on Twitter. If you would like to be featured on this blog […]

Four Qualities of a Team

[I had an extremely long week. I spent the week helping my father in-law clean up his father’s house in Mariposa, CA (A small town about 40 miles away from Yosemite Park). We had short nights and long hardworking days. I wrote this post in 2010 but I’m sure you no one has ever read […]

Team Work Quotes

Below are some quotes on team work. To know how to use and implement quotes into your everyday life and leadership I suggest reading: How to use Quotes. You can also get a free copy of my quote book Characteristics and Qualities of a Great Leader by clicking here. I hope you enjoy these quotes. […]