August 2013

29
Aug

Multiply your Enterprise by Leading Leaders by Ian Kinnery

When we recruit a follower, we increase our enterprise by a single person. When we recruit a leader we potentially multiply our enterprise by the number of followers the new leader can attract and lead to the cause, and then some because we can access the multiplier effect that a great team can demonstrate.

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22
Aug

Leadership is More Than Followership by Ian Kinnery

Leadership is more than followership. It is said that without followers there can be no leaders and therefore no leadership, and as we cannot force people to follow, the first acid test of leadership is our ability to cultivate followers.

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15
Aug

Leadership Is! by Ian Kinnery

What? What exactly is leadership? One of the best ever writers on the subject is the venerable John C Maxwell and he is always worth turning to, to help with this question.

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08
Aug

Sacrifice! by Ian Kinnery

To go up, we have to give up. Whenever we want to gain something we have to give something up. If we want to buy something we have to give up some money, if we want to earn some money we have to give up some time and probably some effort. Everything has its price and it is a logical extension of that that says we have to be prepared to sacrifice something to get something.

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01
Aug

A compassionate yet unreasonable friend! Part 2 by Ian Kinnery

“A compassionate yet unreasonable friend” is one of my favourite definitions of a coach. In my last blog I discussed the concept of a compassionate yet unreasonable friend, what I would like to think about this week is the final word, friend. What exactly is a friend in this context?

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