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4 TED Talks on Leading a Fulfilling Life and Leaving a Leadership Legacy

As we settle into this first quarter of 2017, many of us have already set ambitious plans for things we hope to accomplish this year. We’ve set goals, established benchmarks, and brainstormed practices that can help bring our dreams to life.

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8 Best Leadership Links to Read Right Now

Today we dispatched the January edition of our Leadership That Works Newsletter, a curated digest of the best leadership links to read right now, sent at the end of each month. In this month’s edition: how to ask better questions, why you’re braver than you think, lessons from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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26 Tough-Minded Leadership Quotes for Better Performance

At the end of the day, leadership is about getting things done and delivering value for all stakeholders. It’s not an easy job. It’s tough. And it requires a fierce commitment to high-performance and continuous improvement.

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Our 50 Best Leadership Tips of the Year

Earlier this year, we unveiled our new mission: championing leadership that works in the 21st century. In service to that mission, our Founder, Doug Conant, tweeted a lot of leadership tips this year — tips that can empower leaders to serve with greater impact and influence people with honor.

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12 Posts on Gratitude

Today we dispatched the November edition of our Leadership That Works Newsletter, a curated digest of the best leadership links from around the web, sent at the end of each month. This month, in celebration of Thanksgiving, all the articles featured are about gratitude.

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37 Quotes on Reaching Life and Leadership Goals

An important part of leadership that works is a commitment to continuous improvement through study, reflection, and practice. To that end, we find it helps to consult the vast wisdom of others — across professions and spheres of influence.

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38 Quotes about Bravery and Leadership

Memorial Day is right around the corner.

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4 TED Talks on Finding Meaning in Your Work

As we ease into 2016, many of us have ambitious plans for things we hope to accomplish in this new year. Goals for work. Dreams for life. Visions for self-improvement. If we’ve taken these aspirations seriously, hopefully we’ve thought about them carefully and made a plan for bringing them to fruition.

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26 Leadership Quotes for the Holiday Season

The holidays are a time for reflection, for growth, for gratitude, and for renewing our commitment to our goals with fresh vigor.

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10 Inspiring Posts on Gratitude

Thanksgiving is upon us.  It’s the season to celebrate everything we’re grateful for — and to pledge to take fewer things for granted the rest of the year. In the interest of exercising our gratitude muscle (which does a lot of heavy lifting for our leadership)

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