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Saturday Recap – 3 Tips to Break Meeting Room Tension

Take a breather this weekend, and take in this advice on “3 Fearless Tips to Break Meeting Room Tension” – let us know if you agree:  1. Be intentional to show respect and dignity for others. From these opposite experiences of having bad leaders, Tom made a commitment to lead others by showing genuine respect […]

September 23, 2017

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Leading with Honor Wisdom for Today, September 22, 2017

“I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving: To reach the port of heaven, we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it—but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.   […]

September 22, 2017

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An Upcoming Event on the Value of Servant Leadership

  Join our friends at Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership as they host their 25th International Servant Leadership Conference on November 2nd-4th. Thousands of attendees, 50+ companies, and 20+ universities have attended this event in the past to learn how to be more effective servant leaders. Visit their website to register and learn more – […]

September 21, 2017

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New Feedback on Lee Ellis and Leading with Honor

  Leading with Honor is so grateful for comments like the ones below from a couple of recent clients—it’s an honor to serve: “Lee Ellis has spoken for us on two different occasions and he’s terrific. He takes the time to understand the audience to whom he’s speaking and delivers an on-target message that is […]

September 21, 2017

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3 Fearless Tips to Break Meeting Room Tension

My friend and colleague, Tom Crawford, highlighted three crucial steps for leaders who want to create a healthy work environment where people will look forward to meetings. Apply these 3 common-sense tips and let us know how much they make a difference in your leadership – 1. Be intentional to show respect and dignity for […]

September 20, 2017

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Updated Edition and Stockdale Leadership Insights

From our friends and colleagues, Taylor Baldwin Kiland and Peter Fretwell, the new updated paperback version of Lessons from the Hanoi Hilton: Six Characteristics of High-Performance Teams originally intended to focus their book on fighter pilot James Stockdale’s leadership style. But they found that his approach toward completing a mission was to assure that it […]

September 19, 2017

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25 Years Experience in Training and Consulting – See Inside

Did you know that Leading with Honor offers training services for your team or organization? We have more than 25 years experience in the research, development, and deployment of human behavior assessments and have used them daily focused exclusively on leadership for the past 20 years. We help clients break away from old barriers, learn […]

September 18, 2017

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On This Day in Leadership History, September 17th

On this day in leadership history in 1978, Anwar Sadat, Menachem Begin and Jimmy Carter sign the Camp David Accords, frameworks for peace in the Middle East and between Egypt and Israel. What’s the leadership lesson? What may be seemingly impossible can be possible! If the outcome is valuable enough, keep your passion and resilience […]

September 17, 2017

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Diffusing Leadership Fear and Tension – An Interview with Tom Crawford

Have you ever had that sinking feeling in your stomach about going to meetings? There are many reasons we may dread meetings—they can be boring, ineffective, unfocused, not related to my responsibilities, poorly managed, a waste of time, and the list goes on and on. In Lee Ellis’ recent interview with Tom Crawford, they talk […]

September 14, 2017

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Video Clip on Fear Management in Leadership

Frequently during speaking and consulting, Lee Ellis shares from his POW experience the tactics for managing fear. But there are different ways to look at fear management. Jean Case, CEO of The Case Foundation talks about the “five Be Fearless principles that create transformational change”. Please check out this clip on Facebook and share your […]

September 12, 2017

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Diffusing Meeting Room Tension the Right Way

Have you ever had that sinking feeling in your stomach about going to meetings? There are many reasons we may dread meetings—they can be boring, ineffective, unfocused, not related to our responsibilities, poorly managed, a waste of time, and the list goes on and on.   But in this blog we want to deal with […]

September 11, 2017

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The Muscle Memory of Leadership Development

You must equip yourself with the “muscle memory” to lead with honor before it’s needed. We can help with Leading with Honor training products – bulk savings packages available for team development. Up to 30% off publisher’s retail everyday – Visit the Online Store for details.      

September 11, 2017

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Special Message to These Honorable Leaders

To those honorable leaders that are sacrificially leading and serving in Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Florida, and surrounding areas right now, our thoughts and prayers are with you – keep leading with honor today      

September 9, 2017

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Cracking the Dilemma of Millennial Leadership

See Lee Ellis’ new presentation on “Mining and Refining the Gold in Millennials” and how we as leaders can cultivate the rich value in next gen leaders. How different are Millennials than previous generations? What attributes are the same as everyone else? Please review his presentation on our SlideShare page and share your experience and […]

September 7, 2017

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New Striking Memo – Dept of Defense James Mattis

Have you seen this new, official memo dated August 4, 2017 from Secretary of Defense James Mattis to all Dept of Defense employees? We believe that this is a hallmark example of leading with honor – communicate with clarity confirm expectations and responsibilities for everyone connect with your people from the heart lead with courage […]

September 5, 2017

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Happy Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day! This holiday honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, laws and well-being of the country. Leading with Honor is also thankful for the honorable leaders who inspire their teams and staff everyday! Labor Day – Wikipedia

September 4, 2017

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On This Day in Leadership History, September 3rd

On this day in leadership history in 1954, “The Lone Ranger” was heard on radio for the final time after 2,956 episodes over a period of 21 years. As generally depicted, the Lone Ranger conducted himself with a strict moral code that included the following beliefs: That to have a friend, a man must be […]

September 3, 2017

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New Survey: Millennials Learn More from Technology Than from People

These new statistics from Growing Leaders seem startling – 70% of U.S. adults say children growing up today will not be ready for adult life (i.e., life after graduation from school). 2 in 3 U.S. adults (66%) say that when they were in their teens, they had an older adult (other than a parent) who […]

August 31, 2017

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Lee Receives NSA CSP Medal – See Inside

Last Friday evening, we celebrated Lee’s official achievement as an NSA Certified Speaking Professional, an esteemed designation where only 1.5% of speakers worldwide can claim in their profession. We’re so grateful for Lee’s continued commitment to share his experience in helping others lead with honor! Please share your comments here – Learn More about the […]

August 30, 2017

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