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To Agree or Disagree with Sheryl Sandberg – Facebook COO?

There are many women in our lives who have influenced and shaped who we have become. For many of us, these people were our mothers, grandmothers, and women leaders. Leaders come in all shapes and forms. Some we know directly and others informally through books, magazines, and interviews.

The other night I watched Oprah’s Life Class interview with Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO, and author of Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead. I received the book at a birthday present but I have not yet cracked it open. The interview was very revealing of character and … Read the rest

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Do You Know WHY you do WHAT you do?

A facebook friend had highly recommended the book, Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action by Simon Sinek. This book really got me thinking about the people and the companies I do business with. Simon Sinek points out that many businesses can tell you WHAT they do and HOW they do it but few tell you WHY they do what they do. He shares real life examples of businesses who know their WHY and weave it throughout their business philosophy and those who forgot their WHY. Your WHY is reason you are in business and your … Read the rest

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