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Leading in Different Times #1: Set the Tone

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This is the first in a series of Play notes about leading well during different times such as this one. Tone is a simple, subtle, and extremely powerful leadership tool. We need to set the right tone every day. Tone is the fundamental perspective we use to make decisions and act. The wrong tone makes […]

Don’t send that email (or txt)!

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They are easy. They are ubiquitous. And they are overused. Emails and texts are so easy to send and are great for transactions. Use them for things like, “Where are you?” “I can meet at 2:30” and “The Q2 net disbursements were $1.2M” They are NOT effective for communicating anything with significant emotion, either positive […]