Leadership

…thank you for choosing to fly Southwest.

Nov 18, 2011 By (Bio) No Comments
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November 18, 2011 …thank you for choosing to fly Southwest. by Daryl Leisey A couple of weeks ago, my wife and I had the opportunity to take a flight to visit our children who attend college in western Tennessee. After researching all the options, we decided on a flight offered by Southwest Airlines. I know there […]

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Two Leaders – Two Outcomes

Nov 04, 2011 By (Bio) No Comments
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November 4, 2011 Two Leaders – Two Outcomes by Roger North How can two leaders doing virtually the same tasks get such vastly different organizational results? I’ve been thinking about that question as I’ve observed two leaders lately. There are many similarities. Both leaders work very hard. No questions about commitment or work ethic. Both […]

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Encouragement

Oct 20, 2011 By (Bio) No Comments
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October 20, 2011 Encouragement by Gerald Meck Recently I was working at my desk preparing for a board meeting when one of the members came into my office, and began to talk to me. My first reaction was that I did not have the time to talk. Why was he disturbing me as I prepared for […]

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It’s All About Integrity

Oct 05, 2011 By (Bio) No Comments
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October 5, 2011 It’s All About Integrity by Dennis Clemmer Had a chance meeting with a friend recently at a social gathering, and as we were about to part he stated, “Great seeing you.  Let’s do lunch sometime.  I’ll give you a call.” Sad to say but I doubt that I will get this call […]

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The Real Deal

Aug 01, 2011 By (Bio) No Comments
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August 5, 2011 The Real Deal by Daryl Leisey For the last 9 years, I have had the privilege of serving as a member of the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Excellence Exchange committee. The Excellence Exchange program is a bi-monthly speaker series that is dedicated to providing a unique opportunity to gain valuable first-hand […]

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Every Day is a Gift

Jun 30, 2011 By (Bio) No Comments
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July 5, 2011 Every Day is a Gift by Gerald Meck On Father’s day, as I was exercising at the Ephrata Recreation Center, I debated whether to write about the importance of leadership succession planning, servant leadership or managing by values. While these thoughts were circulating through my mind, I was watching the US Open […]

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The Power of Influence

Jun 20, 2011 By (Bio) No Comments
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June 20, 2011 The Power of Influence by Dennis Clemmer I wasn’t able to attend the celebration of Tom’s 20th business anniversary so I sent a note to be read at the event and emailed him about getting together for lunch. It was over 20 years since I had seen Tom. He and I worked […]

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Setting Expectations

May 18, 2011 By (Bio) No Comments
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May 20, 2011 Setting Expectations by Jerry Murray My friend Brian Kurtz, owner at Elite Coach in Ephrata, PA recently expressed that “if you want to frustrate people, hold them accountable to unclear expectations.”  I agree wholeheartedly with Brian on this one.  Everyone pays the price for a leader’s failure to set clear expectations. Expectations […]

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