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The Leader of the Future
For the past 21 years…
A few of my clients:
A few of the colleges:
Can Leadership Be Taught ?
It is NOT about… Money Power Position Title
High Potential / High Performance Abbott, GE, Merrill Lynch, Microsoft, IBM, State Farm, Mayo Clinic,
The Seven C’s of Leadership
The Leadership Challenge by Kouzes and Posner
I want a leader who will:
Tell me the TRUTH.
Has a clear vision for where we are going.
Has the skills to get us there successfully.
And is excited about going with me.
TO THINK BIG
TO BE BOLD
To speak the TRUTH
TO MAKE GREAT THINGS HAPPEN
To be… Vulnerable
C ompetency = a commitment to LL Books Book summaries Audio books Audio book summaries Training DVDs Seminars i-Tunes U Pod casts Blogs TED.com BigThink.com
The 4 P’s of Expertise
Ask GREAT questions… C ommunications and LISTEN!
SMART Communications Dialogue Avoid Attack
The 4 Cs of TRUST Competence Respect Dis-trust Affection TRUST HIGH LOW LOW HIGH Concern
“ I am good at what I do… and I do it because I care about you.”
Anne Mulcahy CEO of Xerox and the third most powerful woman in the world!
Build a network of great relationships with people who want to see you succeed.
You don’t have all of the answers, so ask for help and advice from the smartest people you can find.
Learn to be a learner.
Listen intently to the people you serve… your employees and your customers.
Some really great advice…
Care about me
Help me feel proud
Help me see my value
Help me grow
Help me see my importance
Gen X Y and C Respect Freedom Life-balance Accomplishment Appreciation Meaning
Detroit - 2010 27% ---- 50% $1,000 - $1 Close 44 schools 33,500 empty houses 91,000 Vacant lots
1994 Profits = $13.9 Billion
What is YOUR vision for Gainesville?
W ITH GREAT POWER
(remember… they follow YOUR lead!)
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