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Adventures in Missing the Point

Business, Leadership

Getting Focused in 2010 When you were a kid and knew firsthand what an electric shock felt like, did you ever look at a bird perched on a wire and wonder why it wasn’t electrocuted?  I later learned that because…

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Strengthening Communities

Business, Leadership

Grant to Help Build Capacity for Local CBO’s Thomas Jefferson has been quoted as using these words to define leadership and community: educate, inform and engage.  While we were not intentionally using the Jefferson model in 2006, our Board of…

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We Aren’t ‘Non’ Anything

Business, Leadership

This is the first in a series of articles from LEAD Brevard on ‘capacity building’ as it relates to the nonprofit community sector. Recently, at a BoardSource (www.boardsource.org) conference in Orlando, we heard the following that may cause all of…

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Women in Business

Business, Leadership

Two of every five businesses are owned by women. Yes, that’s right; in 2006 women were majority owners of 40 percent of all businesses in this country. And between 1997 and 2006 their businesses grew at nearly twice the rate…

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Finding Your Target in 2010

Business, Leadership

Goal Setting is the First Step toward Success What will 2010 bring?  Will you determine your success or will distractions – e.g. the economy, competition, healthcare, Afghanistan, or life in general – determine your destination?  You are either driving toward…

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