Author Archive | John Agno

How Do People Perceive You?

Because all of the decisions we make are emotional (while we rationalize and justify those decisions analytically), our perceptions of others are based on intangibles that we use to make meaning in our world.  These intangibles include our assumptions and beliefs, values, vision of the future and guiding principles. When we say someone is “awesome” or “authentic” or “real” or a “straight talker, or […]

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Can’t Get Enough Leadership: Book Notes & Coaching Tips

With so much structural change happening within the world economy, people recognize that we need leaders more than ever before. Developing commitment in a world of “free agents” and “volunteer” talent is not an easy assignment.. and.. will require effective leadership skills. Leadership is basically an interactive conversation that pulls people toward becoming comfortable with […]

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