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Leadership Series: What Charlie Vinal and the Rockville Rockets taught me about taking initiative and risks Leadership & Leadership Development  |  July 9, 2019 Leadership Series: What Charlie Vinal and the Rockville Rockets taught me about taking initiative and risks My next post hits on another of my passions – ice hockey! In case you want to catch up, you can check out the previous... Read More
Leadership Lessons from Jim the Glazier Leadership & Leadership Development  |  June 6, 2019 Leadership Lessons from Jim the Glazier Have you ever noticed how people want to work for and please people that they feel comfortable with? I am a fairly outgoing... Read More
How People-Focused Leaders Leverage Emotional Intelligence to Motivate Teams Leadership & Leadership Development  |  May 15, 2019 How People-Focused Leaders Leverage Emotional Intelligence to Motivate Teams Welcome to part 4 of my blog series about leaders that influenced me. I got some great feedback on my recent Lead Like... Read More
What Does it Mean to Lead Like Springsteen? Leadership & Leadership Development  |  February 5, 2019 What Does it Mean to Lead Like Springsteen? My last blog about Andy Schramm got a tremendous boost of 10x views compared to my recent previous posts. Many thanks to all... Read More
Great Leaders Leverage Teamwork in the Face of Tough Times Leadership & Leadership Development  |  January 15, 2019 Great Leaders Leverage Teamwork in the Face of Tough Times Happy 2019! It’s been a while since my last leadership blog post. My first two posts in this series shared a common theme of... Read More
Tough Leadership Drives Teams to Succeed Leadership & Leadership Development  |  October 22, 2018 Tough Leadership Drives Teams to Succeed Welcome to the second installment of my blog series on leaders who have influenced me. The year was 1988. I stood at... Read More
Sharing Your Passion and Taking Risks as a Leader Leadership & Leadership Development  |  September 12, 2018 Sharing Your Passion and Taking Risks as a Leader I am continuing my leadership development blog with a series about leaders who have impacted me. I’m going to kick this off... Read More
Struggling with Negative Feedback Leadership & Leadership Development  |  July 24, 2018 Struggling with Negative Feedback A few years ago, my wife made a particularly astute observation about our firm. “Markon is weird, everyone is so nice and... Read More
Markon's NEW Training Solution News Leadership & Leadership Development  |  June 12, 2018 Markon's NEW Training Solution We are excited to announce that Markon Solutions now offers Training as part of our core solutions.  Markon maintains a... Read More
Leadership Development Program (LDP) Participants Lead Strategy Leadership & Leadership Development  |  March 12, 2018 Leadership Development Program (LDP) Participants Lead Strategy The February LDP session marked the beginning of the end, and featured firsts and lasts. The theme was “mini-CEO” as Leigh... Read More
Valuing Face-to-Face Interaction Leadership & Leadership Development  |  March 12, 2018 Valuing Face-to-Face Interaction How many times have you been in a conversation with someone on your team and taken a text/email/call mid-sentence? (Full... Read More
Leading a Vision Leadership & Leadership Development  |  March 2, 2018 Leading a Vision The new year has started and Jennifer Vanmeter, Senior Principal at The Clearing, made sure it was one to remember,... Read More