Tag Archives: Values

CNBC OP-ED The Gift of Adversity by Betty Shotton

An Executive Editor at CNBC.com asked my PR firm Monteiro & Co, if they knew of an author who could write on their experiences as being a woman in a man’s world of business. They got me. This was the … Read More

Interview with Wayne Turmel of The Cranky Middle Manager Show

This was a FUN interview for me. Wayne has a down to earth, practical and humorous approach to doling out advice for leaders and managers. Click on the link below to hear our recent interview about the book, courage and … Read More

A JOURNEY TO EXCEPTIONAL LEADERSHIP

A SEVEN MINUTE VIDEO EVERY LEADER SHOULD WATCH Make sure to watch it full screen by clicking on the bottom right corner.

What’s Up with Leadership (lack of) in Washington?

Two key principles for effective leadership are missing from the cast of elected characters in Washington: authenticity and altruism. Authenticity : Human beings intuitively sense when someone is superficial; saying something that sounds good but disguises underlying truths. From listening to the rhetoric of … Read More

THE FOUNDATION OF YOUR LEADERSHIP

The strength and potential of anything or anyone is relative to its foundation. This is as true for a leader as it is for an organization, a political system, a house or a skyscraper. Our political system for example no longer seems … Read More

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ARE YOU READY FOR LIFTOFF LEADERSHIP?

Well…after 2 years of writing and submitting proposals to Agents & Publishers …and after two years of research and writing…and re- writing…and re-writing; 3 big edits and 7 total, “LIFTOFF LEADERSHIP, 10 Principles for Exceptional Leadership” is two weeks from … Read More

THE BOOK is Becoming REAL

Here is the cover to my upcoming leadership book; LIFTOFF LEADERSHIP 10 Principles for Exceptional Leadership Publisher Beaufort Books ; PR Monteiro & Co Will be featured at the Book Expo of America May 24-26 Javitts Center New york New … Read More

THE LOW COST HIGH RETURN WAY TO MOTIVATE YOUR STAFF

THIS IS A WORTHWHILE READ FOR LEADERS…SAVE MONEY BY CARING; THE VALUE OF YOUR TIME AND ATTENTION TO YOUR STAFF When Money Doesn’t Matter Think for a minute: would you rather have a raise or a weekly one-on-one meeting with … Read More

INTEGRITY The Super Glue for Leadership Character & Conduct

INTEGRITY: The Super Glue for Leadership Character & Conduct Betty Shotton LiftOFF Leadership   When astronauts are launched into space, they are trusting in the structural integrity of their spacecraft. They are also depending on the fundamental integrity of the … Read More

Making Leadership Values…uhhhh…actually Valuable!

Making Values Valuable By Betty Shotton on Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 10:40am When the subject of values comes up in business and corporate planning, you can feel the suppressed yawns… Values like integrity are introduced into conversations when it … Read More