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Creating Your Luck

We can all think of a person who possesses that unique “Je ne sais quoi” quality that seems to bring that person to the right place, at the right time, not just once, but more consistently over time. What differentiates that person from the rest of us? Creating your own luck isn’t as improbable as it may seem if we think about luck as increasing the probability of opportunity. What does it take to bring us that much closer to being that person everyone else is as awestruck by? Creating our own...

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Failure to Launch

Although the concept of Failure to Launch is typically applied to adolescents struggling to transition into adulthood, it can also be a way to understand how some teams fail to achieve mastery not only in terms of high performance but in terms of developing a level of collective emotional and psychological well-being that can support them to weather ongoing stress as a single unit. Being intentional about team development is a leader’s responsibility. And yet, leaders and their leaders may take...

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