Tag Archives: Testimonials

What an amazing year 2012 has been for the Leadership Gift. Our site and blog have been acknowledged several times for our leadership work. Here’s a review of the kind kudos: Top 50 Leadership Blogs to Watch in 2013 Christopher … Continue reading

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“I thought ‘as soon as you get a team together, half of the job is done and everything else will systematically fall into place’… until now it never occurred to me that everyone in the team must take responsibility to … Continue reading

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Some people have a strong distaste for consensus. They say it takes too much time. They describe the painful details of the myriad ways in which group members polarize on issues and then threaten to use their veto power when … Continue reading

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On September 2, 2011 I was in Ashtabula, Ohio where I lived from the age of 7 into my college years. The high school alumni association called me to be inducted into their Hall of Fame for my work with … Continue reading

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Imagine my delight when I saw Scott Dunn’s twitter post yesterday. I knew my topic last week at Agile 2011 was hot when 212 people crowded into a room with 200 chairs and then stayed energized for 3.5 hours! The … Continue reading

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Client and colleague Lloyd Glick uses design software for his machine tool business near Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He sent me the attached graphic inspired by a heart breaking story. Lloyd explains: Artwork is usually based on a thought or inspiration…… maybe a … Continue reading

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Wow!  A second group of IT leaders from a major retailer in the San Francisco Bay area AGAIN valued the Creating Results-Based Teams workshop they attended. Here’s their internal survey results. Here’s the results from the first group. Break through problems, … Continue reading

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Can a 14-year-old give a greater gift than to affectionately mock Dad’s work? I’m proudly thinking “No.” Thom cooked up this video idea in June, while accompanying me to a Houston event. He enjoys developing characters and thinks he may want to … Continue reading

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Wow!  IT leaders from a major retailer in the San Francisco Bay area valued the Creating Results-Based Teams workshop they attended. Here’s their internal survey results. Check the results from the second group. Download a PDF of this presentation. This … Continue reading

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Rally Software CEO Tim Miller Endorses Christopher Avery’s Knowledge Team Leadership Workshop Continue reading

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