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How to Motivate Employees, Increase Productivity and Stay ..

Have you ever wondered why people thrive in activities not related to their work but fail to have the same enthusiasm and/or output in what they are paid to do? Their morale is low, lack team skills, .
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13 Lessons for Exceptional Leaders

"Eighty percent of American managers cannot answer with any measure of confidence these seemingly simple questions: ‘What is my job? What in it really counts? How well am I doing?'" - W. ..
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How to Appreciate Those Who Helped You Get Where You Are

As a leader, there is one fact you can't deny: you are in your position partly because other people helped you, with their talents, skills or resources, to achieve your vision. Emmett Smith, the ..
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How to Succeed Without Extraordinary Talents

"When Boise State Football Team gets on the field, they know why they are there and what they have to do to succeed. " This was said by a former BSU Football coach as we discussed the presentations I .
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How Not To Let The Group You Lead Drink Dirty Water

Are the people you lead “drinking ‘social’ dirty water?" There is an Akamba, Kenya, proverb that says, “Syaasya ndongoi, inyusaa muuluu. " This wise saying means when a herd ..
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Top 45 Must Know Life Lessons for Top Achievers (Copyrighted)

Are you a leader, speaker, parent, teacher, coach or business owner? The vision you have can only mean anything to others if it's communicated with clarity that creates memorable impression. Words, ..
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How Integrity is a Leader's Best Teaching Tool - A Lesson ..

My Last Dog: Business Integrity Counts in Leadership Forget signing a code of ethics, taking training on business integrity or appointing an ethics committee. Let your life be what you want the ..
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How a 2nd Grade Drop Out Taught First Class Leadership

My Father's Leadership Today's decline of the social structures in America that hold families, churches and communities together is largely attributed to absence of fathers at home and ineffective ..
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7 Proven Ways to Get Out and Act on Your Dreams

Action is the only known factor that brings intended results. Dale Carnegie said that, “Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not .
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Respect is Not Slavery

There is a Swahili proverb that says, “Heshima si utumwa" meaning respect is not respect. My father taught me about respect in an uncommon way. I was admitted to the University of Nairobi in ..
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Job And Success Re-Defined

Just think of it. What comes to mind when you think of your job? Do think of it as an activity you are involved in from 8am-5pm, Monday to Friday that pays your bills? Do you see your involvement in ..
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Tame Your Pride To Succeed As A Leader

A leader's pride can be the most limiting factor for his group's success. A leader's pride diminishes the willingness for other people to share ideas that have the potential to improve the bottom ..
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Forgiveness - How To Heal Yourself and Grow in Your Spiritual, .

My young brother, Major Kituku, told me a story in 1976 that illustrates the importance of forgiving others. Once there was a man who was wealthy and had a huge house. He had a nail on one of the ..
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The 7 Must Life Lessons for Success From a 6th Grade Dropout ..

What you may know is that my mother bought me my first underwear at thirteen (a milestone I celebrated by putting that thing on and pulling it up to make sure my peers noticed that social ..
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What You Wish Does Not Happen to Your Mother

The experience of your mother not remembering you is one something I suppose most people would be unable to put into words. My attempt to describe it is just that-an attempt. My mother and I had ..
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How to Survive Change and Thrive in Chaotic Times

You may even title this article the Proven Ways to Avoid Being a Victim of Downsizing or Out of Business As of this writing, Micron, with headquarters in Boise, Idaho-the hometown of Kituku & ..
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5 Different Kind Of People To Avoid In Your Success Goals

No matter what you do, no matter how great your performance is, there will always be someone who finds something wrong with either you or your work. You can't stop doing what's good because of a few .
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What to Focus On to Have Positive Attitude Every Day

"Muli, get me a basin with water. I want to take a bath and go to Nairobi. " This was the request of my mother after I arrived home from school. A visitor in our home might wonder, “How can she .
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What to Focus On and Develop the Best Attitude of All Times

One way ecologists study tree age and forest fire patterns is by looking at cross sections of trees that have lived long years. Each ring represents a year of growth. The rings of the trees are ..
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Dealing With Overwhelming Challenges

The question was, “What do you do when whatever you are doing seems impossible?" My response was, “Ask for help, " to the question asked by a young man after I had given a six hours ..
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First, Know Your Buffalo - Then Get The Right Spears

You can never overcome a challenge, in your organization or in your personal endeavor that you have not identified. Using the wrong resources and/or strategies will not help overcome challenges, it ..
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Is Your Future Important? Prepare Now!

Before we get into details, allow me to say a thing or two. People always find time for whatever they consider important in their life. Your tomorrow depends on what you do about it today. The moment .
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How to Have the Greatest Attitude Any Day

Human Hair in My Chicken Meal - A Blessing in Disguise "You cannot tailor-make the situations in life but you can tailor-make the attitudes to fit those situations. " Zig Ziglar Your attitude toward ..
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How to Motivate and Prepare Employees for Success

My mother gave me a small plot to garden when I was ten-long before she bought me my first underwear and shoes. It was mine to cultivate, plant and care for my crops before harvesting them. Sugarcane .
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How to Thrive in the Workplace Jungle

It has been said, “Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the fastest lion or it will die. Every morning in Africa, a lion wakes up. It knows it must run ..
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