Items Tagged with 'Leadership'

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‘Hidden’ talent offers big score

March 21, 2014
The spring awards and recognition events offer exceptional examples of business leaders and organizations walking the talk of inclusion in business ranks and recruitment. Read More

Women need opportunities

December 20, 2013
Editor: The statistics in your recent editorial, “Ignoring women leaders fouls the region’s economy” (Dec. 16), are unfortunately the grim reality of women leadership across the country. Read More

Are you sharing your vision?

October 28, 2013
As a business owner who’s married with four children, I've learned the hard way that a lack of shared vision — and lack of clear communication about that vision — is a recipe for personal and professional disaster. Read More

Leadership actions that are not an option for leaders

September 13, 2013
A line from the song “Oldest Established” — from the immortal Broadway show (and my personal favorite) “Guys and Dolls” — is: “Where’s the action? Where’s the game?” Read More

Leadership words that need to be banned — forever

September 6, 2013
Pabulum leadership words really bug me — but not as bad as they may bug you if they’re uttered by your leader. Read More

Effectively influencing people without being in charge

March 15, 2013
While much guidance is available to strengthen a manager’s ability to lead from a position of authority . . . Read More

U-M professor explores 'presidential' personalities

October 26, 2012
A president of the United States is a complicated person. He is (so far) a man comprised of his past, present and future, said David Winter, and the answer to who he truly is might be fuzzy unless you look at him from a broader perspective. A University of Michigan professor of psychology with a Ph.D. from Harvard, Winter was opening speaker Thursday for Grand Rapids Community College’s first of four planned sessions on psychology in GRCC’s Wisner-Bottrall Applied Technology Center.  Read More

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Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women Seeds of GROWth Conference

10/17/12
Goei Center
818 Butterworth St. SW
Grand Rapids, MI
United States
Connections, Education and Leadership Read More