Google, Inc Studies Attributes of Their Best Leaders

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Have you ever wondered what were the attributes of the best leaders? Statisticians at Google, Inc did as well. Enter “Project Oxygen”. So, the masters of data poured over multiple sources of information providing insight into the success factors within their organization and conducted hundreds of interviews. The results are eight rules and three pitfalls […]

Gallup CEO – The Next Evolution of Leadership

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In an interview for the Gallup Management Journal, Jim Clifton, Chairman and CEO of Gallup, predicts the end of the Deming, Six Sigma, process improvement era. He describes process improvement as one of the big evolutions of leadership, but that it has reached its plateau as organizations have maximized efficiencies and have run out of […]

It’s Our Job

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david m. williams (n.d.) on my iphone. As a power traveler, I fly a lot. Based in Texas, I often default to Southwest Airlines as my primary partner in air transportation. There are a lot of reasons to love Southwest: on time performance, short turn times, consistent service, great employees, and no nonsense policies.  On many […]