Why Veterans Succeed

By | January 9, 2015

[January 09, 2015] Those employed in private business are likely to know a military veteran in the workplace. Not surprisingly, that veteran is more likely to show good leader traits and is more likely to be trusted, relative to their peers. Why veterans take on leadership jobs and quickly do well in business leader roles is no accident.… Read More »

Why Veterans Fail (Part 2)

By | January 8, 2015

[January 08, 2015] In Part 1 of this why veterans fail series, I proposed that military veterans who fail more than their peers would likely have failed anyway. Many veterans will see this if they look closely at the issue, as surely as I have. I argue that there are two possible factors. First, the self-election of those… Read More »

Why Veterans Fail (Part 1)

By | January 7, 2015

[January 07, 2015] Anyone familiar with the debate over why veterans fail at a greater rate in college, business, and other measures of wellness, know that the most customary reason given is their inability to integrate back into society. I would like to propose a more fundamental view and that is U.S. military veterans fail more often because they… Read More »

Reading List (Update)

By | January 6, 2015

[January 06, 2015] I’m reading several books all at the same time. Now that may seem a bit odd … yes? I have found that those who like to keep up-to-date on the latest trends, important issues of the day, and creative thinking, often do read various mediums. Printed books in particular are good for reading several at… Read More »

Happy New Year 2015

By | January 1, 2015

[January 01, 2015]  Welcome to a Happy New Year 2015. Special thanks to everyone for making the Senior Executive Leadership blog so successful. Last year I gave a special shout-out to readers from Asia and Europe. This year, I would like to also recognize additional readers from Australia, Southeast Asia, and the Northern European region. My site has… Read More »

The Green Book 2014 Edition AVAILABLE

By | December 31, 2014

December 31, 2014] It’s finally done and ready for publication … “The Green Book on Senior Executive Leadership (2014 Edition).” It includes characteristics of senior leaders developed during this year. Just like the 2013 edition, the format is PDF and thus can be downloaded and read at your convenience from this main page or from THE GREEN BOOK… Read More »