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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!



Jun 01

“Leaders learn from the past but do not dwell on the past."
- Dr. John Jahera


The contributor for this month's newsletter is John Jahera, Ph.D., Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership Board Member.

 

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

 

May 10

"Anyone who exerts influence over others needs vision."

- Mark Miller, VP of Training & Development, Chick-fil-A

 

...one of the most important roles of a leader today is working with his/her team to set and effectively communicate a vision, whether to a small team, department, or an entire corporation.

The contributor for this month's newsletter is Mike Riley, Treasurer Blue Ridge Conference On Leadership and Quality Manager at Michelin NA.

 

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

 

 

Apr 13

An excerpt from the next "View from the Mountain"

"The value of an idea lies in using it." - Thomas Alva Edison

 

There is a time for thinking, learning and strategizing about the best way to do things, but ultimately it must result in putting our hands on it and doing the heavy lifting.

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