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2016

Isaac Lidsky: What Reality Are You Creating for Yourself?

Reality isn’t something you perceive; it’s something you create in your mind. Isaac Lidsky learned this profound lesson firsthand, when unexpected life circumstances yielded valuable insights. In this introspective, personal talk, he challenges us to let go of excuses, assumptions and fears, and accept the awesome responsibility of being the …

Jim Hemerling: 5 Ways to Lead in an Era of Constant Change

Who says change needs to be hard? Organizational change expert Jim Hemerling thinks adapting your business in today’s constantly-evolving world can be invigorating instead of exhausting. He outlines five imperatives, centered around putting people first, for turning company reorganization into an empowering, energizing task for all.  

Vicky Rudy

I was a stay at home mom with a history of community involvement when I entered the Leadership Montgomery County class in 2002.   In some ways that is the beginning of my latest leadership journey, but it started years before.  I held leadership roles in high school and college.  I …

Tim Leberecht: 4 Ways to Build a Human Company in the Age of Machines

In the face of artificial intelligence and machine learning, we need a new radical humanism, says Tim Leberecht. For the self-described “business romantic,” this means designing organizations and workplaces that celebrate authenticity instead of efficiency and questions instead of answers. Leberecht proposes four (admittedly subjective) principles for building beautiful organizations. …

November 2016 LMI Journal

The November issue includes the following articles: Lead with Purpose to Succeed Today, pages 1-2:  Highly effective leaders base their leadership on a foundation of these four cornerstone values. Nurture Your Team’s Skills, page 3:   A work environment that encourages learning is essential for continuous improvement. Working Together to Achieve …