The Soft Skills are the Hard Skills

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As one of the sages interviewed for my book Leading with Wisdom:  Sage Advice from 100 Experts said, “The fluff is the stuff!”  What she was indicating was that leaders need to pay attention to what we usually refer to as the “soft skills”–the qualitative skills or skills that reflect emotional intelligence or social intelligence. … [Continue Reading]

Learn Something New Everyday

February 2014

My last post was about a monthly column I write for a neighborhood publication.  The column is titled:  Becoming a Sage.  I introduced it to you in January since that was my first issue.  Every month I will be sharing this column as a blog post for those of you who are interested in sage-ing–rather… [Continue Reading]