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Are You a Strong Leader?

5/21/2018
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Leaders are supposed to be STRONG, right? Look up strong on Google and click on “images.” Here’s the first of many similar images: One thing is obvious, right? The figure to the left is a GUY! There are other images on the Google search. More […]

Duration:00:03:32

Leading Through Routine and Stagnation

5/14/2018
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“Assume more power when situations are stagnant…” Nate Medina, UC Berkeley, ’18 I am submerged in final papers. Berkeley juniors and seniors pull together their thoughts after a semester’s course on leadership. The papers marry their personal experience leading with the theoretical concepts they […]

Duration:00:02:58

Can you find yourself in these tales of heroic leadership?

4/23/2018
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“Leaders go first.” A tautology? In a sense yes, because it’s definitional that leaders stand apart. But my friends Kouzes and Posner in The Leadership Challenge stand this “going first” on its head. They don’t mean “goes first” because he or she is brimming with […]

Duration:00:04:02

Don’t Lead

4/9/2018
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While preparing for an upcoming series of classes and speeches, I pulled up my “Definitions” of leadership file. Here are two: “Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” […]

Duration:00:03:15

Using Ritual to Lead

4/2/2018
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I’ve been thinking about routine and ritual a lot. The older I get the more I seem to appreciate how deeply we humans crave them and how important they are for those of us who lead teams, families, communities. I wonder about your rituals. We began the […]

Duration:00:02:57

The Most Meaningful Award for You

3/26/2018
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What would it be? The most meaningful award you can imagine? I used to hope for a MacArthur Fellowship. I guess that’s not to be, i.e., I’m just not a genius. Darn. I covet another award, but in a superstitious way, maybe, I can’t say […]

Duration:00:03:26

Here’s a Leadership Gift – Just Cut and Paste

3/19/2018
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Last week’s Read2Lead post promised to tell you “how to take a leap forward in leadership effectiveness.” In the post, I was reveling in how I had received specific coaching from a student. His feedback was entirely new to me and thus promised me – […]

Duration:00:03:28

How to Take a Big Leap in Leadership Effectiveness

3/12/2018
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I sincerely believe I am going to leap forward in my teaching-leadership this week, because I got a great gift a week ago. The context for the gift was my sending students an email last weekend. In it, I told them that I was seeking […]

Duration:00:04:08

Positive, Fun and Easy Leading

3/5/2018
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Check out this list. What do these things have in common: Telephone Deck of cards Answering machine Phone book Cookbook Camera Camcorder Tape recorder Radio Cup of Dice Alarm clock Calculator Dictionary Rolodex Calendar Street map Flashlight Fax Compass Metronome Outdoor thermometer Encyclopedia Hint: You […]

Duration:00:03:04

How to Manage Conflict with the Powerful and Entrenched

2/26/2018
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Thanks for the wonderful feedback on my just-completed 3-part series on how to constructively engage when there is CONFLICT. I got wonderful push back, too. Some argued against the usefulness of my prescriptions in important cases. For example, my deliberate, humble and honest approach to […]

Duration:00:05:16

Resolving Interpersonal Conflict – 3rd of 3

2/20/2018
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My business partner M.A. used to say, “Muller, we teach best what we most need to learn.” So, I’ve been teaching myself about conflict over the last two weeks. Here in Red is a summary of the first two RFL columns on the topic: 1: Heighten your […]

Duration:00:05:32

Curbing the Curse of Conflict – Part Two

2/12/2018
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This is part 2 of 3 in thinking about one of – if not the greatest energy-sucks in organizational and family life: Conflict. Last week, I suggested a three-part foundation (if you missed last week’s RFL, the three parts are described in a little more […]

Duration:00:06:27

How You Can Get a Handle on the Costly Curse of Conflict

2/5/2018
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We were seven kids in a pretty healthy family. Seven kids in a 3-bedroom ranch. Oh, and seven 7 kids in our one Ford Country Squire. Picture the 9 of us, sardine chldren: We were a daily and nightly laboratory of conflict. My memory is […]

Duration:00:05:26

What Would You Tattoo . . . On Your Heart

1/29/2018
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Perhaps you have read of Fr. Gregory Boyle, S.J. Boyle has been working (LEADING!) in Los Angeles for thirty years, dedicated to Homeboy Industries, “the largest gang intervention, rehabilitation and re-entry program in the world.” In his two books, he frequently introduces the “homies” (as […]

Duration:00:03:43

1/22/2018
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Two stories this week scream to those in authority and to those without authority- and I would guess that we are all both. In different contexts, we are with and without authority. The stories confront us with the worst of human nature and of the […]

Duration:00:04:28

2018 How to Tap a New Source for Leading

1/17/2018
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I have one question that I think might make your 2018 dramatically better and also more fun. First I begin with a question, then a quick story, then the might be mighty part of the story. The Question: “What could happen in 2018 for which you […]

Duration:00:04:03

A Reading for Leading as Short as a Christmas Elf

12/11/2017
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Your Key Task on December 11 is . . . to implement Mulhern’s First Law:* Always Think From Right to Left. Right, in this case, is December 31. It is just twenty days away. What do you and your key peeps really want or […]

Duration:00:01:17

Men Leading Men

12/5/2017
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An old friend and I were sharing with each other some of what we are grateful for. It’s a wonderful practice I’ve been sharing with anyone who will participate with me. He said: “I’m grateful that in my 15 years of teaching I did nothing […]

Duration:00:04:54

SEX abuse and leadership – observations and a plea

11/27/2017
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With the Cosby, Trump, Franken, Moore, Louis CK, Weinstein, Ailes, Conyers, Rose…outrages alive and festering, all of us in families and other organizations have a chance to learn and do better. The lessons pertain to sex, power and yet go beyond these. For reflection: Power […]

Duration:00:05:11

Leadership Thanks and Giving

11/20/2017
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I pulled together a dinner at a restaurant last week. It was a reunion for friends who had attended a life-planning retreat ten years ago. And it was also a fundraiser for one of that cohort, Kelly Rossman-McKinney, who will make an awesome Michigan State […]

Duration:00:02:53

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