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Every Good Supervisor of Others . . .

February 8, 2019 News

Students come back to me or write to me: “Professor Mulhern (or usually, Dan), my manager clearly never took your class!” And they explain.  Many...

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Who’s a Great Partner and What Do You Look For?

January 27, 2019 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download My co-writer, John Gillis, says “No one leads alone. No one.”  When you pull away the perceptual film...

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What You Can Learn from Two California Bellwether Leaders

January 22, 2019 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download I posted a variation of this article on LinkedIn last week. Ever wonder what a bellwether is? It’s...

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New Year’s Plan – From Great to Good

January 7, 2019 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download For the first time in the 20 years I’ve been writing a New Years message, I am contradicting...

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2018 What Will Make the Next YEARS Better

December 17, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download I sent out a short list of good books from 2018 on Friday. You can read my mini-reviews...

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Books that Have Been Gifts to Me 2018

December 14, 2018 News

1.  Being your best self. Anne Lamott, Almost Everything: Notes on Hope. I would describe Anne Lamott as a seeker, seer, and humorist. She always brings me...

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A Short Tender Story of Leading By Two

December 3, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s story is short and stands on its own – a tender example of LeadingX2: James Addison Baker...

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Who’s Got Your Back?

November 26, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download The Irish priests in Boston know their politics. Still, Fr. McInnes’ prescience and sophistication jolted me.  During our...

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Leading by Two – How Do You Identify a Strong Partner

November 19, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Cathy Raines, an organizational development expert at the State Department, thoughtfully challenged my post last week about how...

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Learning from Veterans about Leadership and LX2

November 12, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Often we think that soldiers are solitary heroes. This is almost never the case in that they train,...

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How to Lead in Politically Divisive Times

November 5, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Thanks to so many of you who commented on last week’s blog, offering feedback on the “Clear the...

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Can You Help Me Help You

October 29, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download I have felt confused and disappointed for the last three weeks, when I wrote the 3-part series on...

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Leaders Clear the Air – Part 3 of 3

October 22, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Recap of the last two weeks:  This series is about how to clear the air with an...

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Leaders Clear the Air – Second in a series

October 15, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download http://www.danmulhern.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Leaders-Clear-the-Air-Second-in-a-Series.mp3 Last week I wrote about the need each of us has from time to time to clear...

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Leaders Clear the Air – first in a series

October 8, 2018 News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today a combined Reading for Leading and LeadingX2 (leading by two).    I will keep this reasonably short...

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Don’t Lead

April 9, 2018 News

Podcast While preparing for an upcoming series of classes and speeches, I pulled up my “Definitions” of leadership file. Here are two: “Leadership is the...

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Using Ritual to Lead

April 2, 2018 News

Podcast I’ve been thinking about routine and ritual a lot. The older I get the more I seem to appreciate how deeply we humans crave...

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The Most Meaningful Award for You

March 26, 2018 News

Podcast What would it be? The most meaningful award you can imagine? I used to hope for a MacArthur Fellowship. I guess that’s not to...

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