Dynamic Dozen: Know Your People and Look After Their Welfare

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Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions.  Harold S. Geneen During the 1950-1953 Korean War, American fighter pilots dominated the skies, even though the Soviet-made MiG-15 jets were faster and more nimble than the American F-80 and F-86s. The difference wasn’t the technology—it was the battle-tested American veterans flying […]

Three Critical Questions for Strategic Planning

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Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. Henry Ford As a freshman engineering student, I remember vividly the day my professor announced we needed to know the answer before we performed the calculations.What in blazes does he mean? I thought to myself. Then he explained: if we don’t have […]


Here are just a few examples of Mickey’s programs: Leading Leaders: Inspiring, Empowering, and Motivating Teams In the military, we learn to lead from our core values and set the example. In this talk, you learn how to achieve high performance through values-based leadership! Integrity – High performing leaders live and demand integrity as their foundation. Respect […]

Leading Leaders, The Book

Buy Leading Leaders at one of these fine retailers:       Leading Leaders:  I believe everyone can reach high levels of performance and be happy in their work if inspired, empowered and motivated. By far, my most popular book, Leading Leaders is the leadership philosophy to get teams and individuals to perform their best […]

See You in San Antonio!

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I’m very excited to announce that I’ll be speaking at the San Antonio chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ Annual Conference on Thurs, February 21, 2013. I’ll be presenting two sessions on my leadership philosophy, a character-based and time tested system that anchors any team-building effort and is guaranteed to improve morale, the work […]