Thursday, July 19, 2018
Authors Posts by Patrick Leddin

Patrick Leddin

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Patrick is an Associate Professor at Vanderbilt University, teaching Corporate Strategy and Managerial Studies courses, and a leadership and strategy consultant. As a global management consultant, Patrick works with executives and teams throughout the United States, Canada, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Great Britain, Aruba, Iceland, Germany, Denmark, Belgium, and Guam. Patrick has more than 20-years of leadership and project-management experience. He began his career as an officer in the United States Army, where he completed a number of the military’s most challenging leadership-development courses including airborne, ranger, and infantry officer schools, and he held leadership positions such as infantry platoon leader and company commander in the 82nd Airborne Division.

What David Bowie’s Career Teaches Us About Strategy

David Bowie recently succumbed to an 18-month battle with cancer. It’s interesting. Bowie has been famous my entire life, but I didn’t truly understand his brilliance...

Great Leaders Know When to Waterski, Snorkel, or Scuba Dive.

There is a common experience that most of us have encountered. Perhaps you: Had this done to you. Did it to others. Watched others do it to others. Or, experienced a...

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Want to stand out on LinkedIn? Then DON’T be strategic, passionate...

On your LinkedIn profile do you describe yourself as Creative? Focused? Passionate? All strong descriptors but, according to the latest LinkedIn research, so does...
The Big Mistake People Make About Money

The Big Mistake People Make About Money

Is money the root of all evil?  I don’t believe so.  Yet many of us live with a weird dichotomy when it comes to...
5 Changes You Can Make to Improve Customer Experience at Your Store

5 Changes You Can Make to Improve Customer Experience at Your...

Setting yourself apart from the competition is definitely one of the top priorities of any store owner. In a world where customers can choose...

When We Hit the Mental Wall

You know you’re smart. You know on any given day you’re able to figure it out. But today, just for today, your brain is...

6 Secrets Successful People Know About Emotional Competence

Words spoken cannot be unsaid. A few years ago I was in a meeting with a cross-functional leadership team and my boss (who seemed...