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Leadership Research: Why People Follow Leaders

After reading ‘How Full is Your Bucket’ by Tom Rath and Donald O. Clifton Ph.D., I read another of Rath’s books titled ‘Strengths Based Leadership’. An important chapter of this book is all about why people follow leaders. For so long, leadership research has focused on asking leaders what they do. But with this focus of research, there is a very obvious point overlooked: You are a Leader only if others follow you.

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Why Professional Athletes Are Great Leaders

Professional athletes can have a bad reputation, with stories of out of control behavior often seen in the media. This front-page drama, which the media in all facets of “news” reporting like to focus on, can often overshadow great athletic performances and important good news stories. As such it is easy to forget the important contribution athletes consistently make to society.

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Student-Athlete Leadership: Leading the Leaders

By Liz Masen, Client Director at Athlete Assessments A unique way of developing both life skills and leadership skills in student-athletes The University of Wisconsin – Madison intertwine two key athlete development programs for multiple benefits.

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