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Discover Your Leadership Style 

    There are many styles of leadership and just as many gurus and books touting which style is the best.  What is a leader? Whether you are taking charge of a small group project, heading up a new team, or running an entire department, you are navigating a leadership role.  There are many ways…

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Here’s What Jazz Music Teaches Us About Leadership

  Leaders who communicate with a situational understanding, learn to embrace chaos empower their others to lead can make beautiful music. Justin Joffe, Editor-in-chief, Ragan.com Colleagues occasionally refer to a harmoniously executed collaboration as “making beautiful music together,” but rarely does the metaphor extend to leadership. That’s why speaker, bassist and leadership coach Michael Gold,…

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Communications and Marketing Agency FrazierHeiby Rebrands as Slide Nine New Leadership, Rapid Expansion Gives Way to Next Chapter for the Business

CommPRO Editorial Staff Two and a half years and one global pandemic after an ownership transition, Columbus, Ohio-based communications and marketing agency, FrazierHeiby, has a new brand. As of today, the firm will be known as Slide Nine Agency, a name reflective of the company’s culture and inspired by direct client feedback.  Industry News  …

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Women Leaders are Good for Business 

  The struggles of women in the workplace have been well documented.  The challenges range from discrimination to the gender pay gap, and the lingering concept that men are more effective in leadership roles. A recent study revealed that in fact, women get higher marks for leadership in mid-level and senior leadership roles, even when…

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Silvia Davi Joins the Symbiont Executive Leadership Team

CommPRO Editorial Staff Symbiont, Inc. a technology pioneer solving complex global finance problems using enterprise blockchain solutions, recently announced that it expanded its executive leadership team with the appointment of two strategic management positions at the end of Q42021. Silvia Davi was named Symbiont’s Chief Marketing and Communications Officer and Tom DeJarnette was named Chief People…

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Leadership Presence: How Do You Feel About This?

  Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D. If you asked Bella, the miniature Australian Shepard in this photo, she’d tell you what a great time she’s having rolling in the mud! But if all you had to go on was your personal reaction to this image, you might have come to a different conclusion. Bill Toppeta, a…

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Courage in Leadership (PODCAST)

Editor’s Note: Courage is under fire in Ukraine. Margareta Kull, founder of Kull Leadership in Sweden and author of the new book, The Courageous Leader, dissects the internal thought process of the most courageous leaders and how Ukraine’s President Zelensky exhibits it, and inspires his followers – the Ukrainian People – to also show amazing…

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Faith and Spiritual Leaders Gather to Pray for Ukraine

  CommPRO Editorial Staff Spiritual leaders from across major faith traditions gathered via Zoom for a special Sunday service to pray for the people of Ukraine, calling for peace, and showing support for the emerging refugee crisis in Europe. Hosted by the Church of the Holy City in Washington, DC, the event brought together members…

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Leslie Grossman & Christine Merser Talk the Strongest Women Leaders Of 2021

Circle Leadership · Circle Leadership: Strongest Leaders of 2021   Leslie Grossman, women’s leadership advocate and founder of Circle Leadership, and Christine Merser, CEO of Blue Shoe Content,  show up at the Circle Leadership podcast table with three picks for the strongest Women Leaders of 2021. You may be surprised at their picks with some…

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What the Pandemic Teaches About Crisis Management and Leadership

Helio Fred Garcia This week marks the start of the third year of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States. By the end of 2021 more than a half million Americans were catching COVID-19 every day. One in every six Americans had come down with the virus; one in every four hundred had died. Much…

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Five Leadership Lessons from 2021

Alex Teixeira, Owner, Mooney Mountain Guides, LLC  I’m a guide whose purpose is to enhance the lives of people by introducing them to the wonders of rock and ice climbing, mountaineering and back country skiing in the Northeast and Pacific Northwest.  Some readers may think, “Look at this guy. I wish I was paid to…

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Report: Company Leaders and Employees are Operating Under a Striking Disconnect

As the nature of work continues to change, clear internal comms strategies have never been more important. David Grossman, CEO, The Grossman Group The progress made by corporate leaders in adjusting to pandemic-related challenges may not be quite as rosy as they think. A huge disconnect appears to exist between the views of executives and those of…

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Trust, Leadership, and the Power of Stories

  Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D. TRUST. Every leader needs it. Trust is the foundation for successful collaboration. It is the glue that bonds team members and builds organizational commitment and engagement. But there is a problem. We learn what is important to leaders by the behaviors we see modeled by those leaders, and too often…

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Public Relations’ Great Resignation: Ken Jacobs on What Leaders Need to Do to Keep People 

Simon Erskine Locke, Founder & CEO of CommunicationsMatchTM  Whether they like it or not, public relations agency and corporate communications leaders need to take the “Great Resignation” very seriously and know that it will impact them, shares Ken Jacobs, PCC, CPC, principal, Jacobs Consulting & Executive Coaching, in the latest Communicators-to-Communicators zoom interview (4 mins). Jacobs…

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