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Don’t set employees up to fail

I often blog about how managers, sometimes inadvertently, set employees up to fail.  Unfortunately, this issue comes up repeatedly.  Which leads me to the opening question in today’s post: if you want to successfully run a marathon, would you do

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5 Reasons Why Accountants Make Great Leaders

I have such exciting news to share today!  I am delighted and honored to announce that I will be one of the regular Opinion columnists for the brand-new website Canadian Accountant that was just launched this week.  Canadian Accountant is

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Last chance for open-enrollment leadership training events in Calgary

Last fall, we announced an exciting partnership with the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta (CPA Alberta) to deliver a series of “open enrollment” full-day leadership training programs in Edmonton and Calgary. Well, the last two events for Calgary are coming

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Take advantage of cumulative experience

Thirteen years ago (long before this blog even came into existence), I wrote a Mega Minute titled Learn From the Aztecs in which I outlined the “cumulative experience” approach taken by these ancient people in building their glorious city of

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Open-enrollment leadership training events in Calgary this month

Last fall, I announced an exciting partnership with the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta (CPA Alberta) to deliver a series of “open enrollment” full-day leadership training programs in Edmonton and Calgary.  The Calgary dates are scheduled to kick off at

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Last chance for open-enrollment leadership training events in Edmonton

Earlier this fall, we announced an exciting partnership with the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta (CPA Alberta) to deliver a series of “open enrollment” full-day leadership training programs in Edmonton and Calgary. Well, the last two events for Edmonton are

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