Business Growth: Leadership

Washburn Jumpstart

JumpStart Kansas aims to provide support to entrepreneurs

Washburn University has partnered with the Kansas Department of Commerce to present entrepreneurs the opportunity to apply for an innovation grant to assist in the implementation of a new business…

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Who is Winning the Race

By Doug Sterbenz, Present to Win Leaders The greatest bicycle race in the world is happening this month. Check it out. It is on television every day, nearly all day….

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Ink Spot Gone

So what happened at the end of Doug’s Ink Spot Story? People keep asking me, “What did you do about your flaw—the ink spot on your new white dress shirt?”…

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WASHBURN UNIVERSITY, TOPEKA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AND THE GREATER TOPEKA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PARTNER FOR HIGH SCHOOL LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

Twenty high school students from Shawnee County will participate in the inaugural High School Leadership Academy (HSLA) June 11 – 17, 2017 at Washburn University. Made possible by a grant…

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Leaders Wanted – Perfection Not Required

By Doug Sterbenz, Present to Win Leaders Early in my career, I figured out that the people who got ahead were those who dressed well. They dressed up for the…

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Hi Tech Leadership

By Doug Sterbenz, Present to Win I walked past a pay phone the other day. It looked so lonely. No one ever uses it. You don’t see pay phones around…

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Getting Pushed Around

By Doug Sterbenz, Present to Win What’s going on in this picture? What do you see? Look closely and you will see 2,000 pound bales of hay on the plains…

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Building Your Leadership Ecosystem

By Todd Averett Leading People Partners, LLC As a consultant, executive coach, and leadership educator, I often get asked by clients to help with leadership issues.  In many cases, I…

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What Would MacGyver Do?

Written by Kelly Pierce, Chief Marketing Officer at Advisors Excel     “Don’t let what you cannot do, interfere with what you can do.” – John Wooden Not everything always goes…

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Book Review: Double Double

  By David Callanan a co-founder of Advisors Excel  I read Double Double about six months ago and realized that at Advisors Excel we were already implementing many of the suggestions…