Archive for June, 2011

  • Vaca, Follow Me, Get a Book

    Friends, For the first time in years I declare: I’m on vacation – in Saugatuck, then to  Des Moines, Mt Rushmore, Jackson, Wyoming; and on to Berkeley. So no big ideas today –  three quick updates: RFL will continue next week and hopefully for years. […]

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  • The Crucible: Challenge, Character and Leadership

    Friends, My favorite leadership quote seems apropos for some current political stories, for my own personal journey, and for some readers – perhaps you – this week. Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner write, “Name any great leader, performer, scientist, athlete, activist, citizen. Chances are that […]

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  • Father Leadership – Who’s Doing It?

    Friends, As Fathers Day approaches I’m wondering where father leadership is these days. In my home, we have watched my wife play most of what used to be considered male roles; many of you have witnessed the obvious – Jennifer as primary breadwinner, public face […]

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  • Everyday Leadership Contest – Read and Act Now!

    Friends, The first-ever RFL trivia contest:  I’ll send a free copy of my book Be Real to the first three people who identify correctly where (or even just why) I read about all of these guys on a single webpage Sunday:   Derek Jeter, Robert Redford, […]

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