This Could Be Our 1989

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You might think that the greatest political, cultural, economic shock of our lifetimes, right here in the USA, would unleash a torrent of salient and incisive commentary. There’s been some good, some confused, some angry. But mostly what I’ve seen is a kind of mouth-open shocked.

What was once regarded as expertise lies in ruins.Here’s the problem: all the experts were wrong. I’m in the same boat as almost everyone else. We followed the cues we had – polls, betting odds, our own intuitions – but they were all misleading, and everyone underestimated the vulnerability of the status quo. Admitting this takes humility – vast oceans of it. It challenges us to throw away what we thought we knew and consider a new way of thinking.

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The Magic of Thinking Small

Leadership Podcast Episode #107

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We’re all taught to think big. In this podcast, I discuss why swinging the pendulum the other direction is a surer route to success.

Here are some of the books that I mention in this podcast:

    

Here’s great book to help you develop your disciplines:

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Creating Boundaries Part 2

Leadership Podcast Episode #106

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Scott Ross continues teaching about boundaries, this time focusing on how to help your organization and your people establish them.

In this episode we highlighted this book:

Some other great books on this subject are:

   

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Creating Boundaries Part 1

Leadership Podcast Episode 105

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Scott Ross teaches the importance of boundaries and how to establish them as a leader.

In this episode we highlighted this book:

Some other great books on this subject are:

   

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