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An Exercise in Servant Leadership and Empathy

In order to be a servant leader, one needs the following qualities: listening, empathy, awareness, persuasion, foresight, stewardship, growth and building community. Acquiring these qualities tend to give a person authority versus power. Acquiring a service mentality requires being “other-centered” as opposed to “me-centered.” And yet, this is a time of year one becomes involved […]
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Problem People: How to Deal with Jerks at Work

Do you work with any jerks? Sometimes you can’t help but categorize problem people that way. They are ego-driven and selfish and it’s hard to know what to do, isn’t it? I realize that it’s not fair to call people names, but sometimes there’s just no other way to explain bad behavior.  Here’s my story, […]
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