We have sifted through various lists and talked to our friends and colleagues in leadership, to come up with this Leadership Reading List of indisputable classics and fresh voices. Read these and other texts to drive your future and the success of your organization.
Senior Tax Preparer / potential Partner at Poulin Financial Services in Portland, Maine
This article written for Maine Biz discusses how to gain a competitive advantage from the new federal overtime rules .
Stephen Woessner, host of Onward Nation, recently interviewed Art Boulay. The interview is focused on “recipes for success” learned in life and business
Chip Morrison has joined STM to facilitate leadership of not-for-profits in transition. He will act as an interim CEO,
Hiring, developing and training the right people are the top three problems for most business owners and CEOs, STM can help you make those problems go away.
Accurate hiring selection is essential to retain top performers. Employees who fit into the values and culture of the organization stay and are engaged.
Because a manager’s role is to guide and evaluate the employee, the manager’s day-to-day behavior can be a potential obstacle to retention of top talent.
Success is the enemy of change. Change agents, typically considered to be outsiders and upstarts, bring new ideas to the table which can take an industry back to zero. Those who were successful under the old rules do not even recognize the rules have been changed. Because they have no preconceptions of what a “watch” should look like, change agents have the advantage.