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Jul 13

Leadership and Now You Know the Rest of the Story...


"You never know what is going on behind the scenes of each person’s life. Everyone can put on a front, but you never know what is happening behind the scenes."

 

- Pete Blank

 

The contributor for this month's newsletter is Pete Blank,

Board member of the Blue Ridge Conference on Leadership 

Professional Speaker, Trainer & Noted Author



Read the full article in the July newsletter. If you would like to receive the Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership's monthly newsletter, please click here!

Jun 06

Fads!

Follow a fad that leads to balance in every area of your life: food, exercise, work, play, and rest. Good leadership begins with the ability to lead yourself into becoming a better you.

 

- Jeff Heath

 

The contributor for this month's newsletter is Dr. Jeff Heath,

Board member of the Blue Ridge Conference on Leadership 

Founding Partner of High Point Resources, LLC & Heathland Enterprises, LLC



Read the full article in the June newsletter. If you would like to receive the Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership's monthly newsletter, please click here!

Apr 02

Spring Break!

"Surrendering to rest and renewal is difficult in our fast-paced world.  However, it is the key to connecting powerfully with vision and discerning importance in our lives!"

 

- Hope Stockton

 

The contributor for this month's newsletter is Hope Stockton,

Executive Director, Blue Ridge Conference on Leadership
Director, Auburn University Professional and Continuing Education



Read the full article in the April newsletter. If you would like to receive the Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership's monthly newsletter, please click here!

Mar 01

Building Leaders through Connections

The Blue Ridge Conference on Leadership is an experience where each of us can leave something behind and also take something away!

 

- John Jahera

 

The contributor for this month's newsletter is John Jahera, Ph.D.,

 Colonial Bank Professor, Auburn University



Read the full article in the March newsletter. If you would like to receive the Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership's monthly newsletter, please click here!

Feb 27

Blue Ridge U!

"My primary reason for attending was to fulfill my role as director of admissions and operations for the Auburn MBA program and help the students engage in this leadership experience. However, I soon found myself an active participant."

- Jim Parrish

The contributor for this month's newsletter is Jim Parrish, M.Ed., Director, MBA Admissions and Operations at Auburn University


Read the full article in the February newsletter. If you would like to receive the Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership's monthly newsletter, please click here!

Sep 11

“Our capacity to grow determines our capacity to lead.”

- Mark Miller

 

The contributor for this month's newsletter is Anthony Koch, Director of Training & Development with W.S. Badcock Corporation and Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership Board Member.


Read the full article in the upcoming September newsletter, which will be emailed to our subscribers on September 14th.
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Aug 11

“What makes you loyal to your organization?”

- Pete Blank

 The contributor for this month's newsletter is Pete Blank, Training Manager, Training & Career Development with the Personnel Board of Jefferson County and Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership Board Member.


Read the full article in the upcoming August newsletter, which will be emailed to our subscribers on August 15th.
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Jul 01

There is an epidemic sweeping through our companies and our culture."
- Dr. Larry Little

The contributor for this month's newsletter is Larry Little, Ph.D., LPC, NBCC a Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership Board Member and Executive Director of Eagle Consulting, LLC.

 

Read the full article in the upcoming July newsletter, which will be emailed to our subscribers on July 15th. If you would like to receive the Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership's monthly newsletter, please click here!



Mar 08

An excerpt from the next "View from the Mountain"

What if we create a new ritual: "Organizations invest in their people...to help them build and sustain their value and individuals respond by bringing their...energy wholeheartedly to work every day.  Both grow in value as a result."                                 (Schwartz & McCarthy, 2007)

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