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Whole Brain® TEAM Thinking – 40 Years of Brain-Based Global Research and Scientific Validation

By Marty Gupta TLG Vice President Strategic Services Three million individuals have used the Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument (HBDI®) to understand thinking preferences and harness …

Teamwork, the ability to collaborate towards a common vision

By Ikram Omar TLG Communications and Marketing Coordinator Teamwork, the ability to collaborate towards a common vision. This is the fuel that allows people to …

Terminate Them if You Can’t Get Your Way – Not Today/Not Ever

By Tino Mantella TLG President & CEO I was ready for my next challenge after completing a fulfilling ten-year stint at the Chicago Metropolitan YMCA.  …

Real Communication is not always easy, but it’s worth the investment

By Kathryn Igou TLG VP Operations How often do you bite your tongue in a meeting? Or listen as the same people hog the conversation? …

Building Relationships of Alignment and Commitment through Everything DiSC®

By Anne Quiello MS, ACC Several years ago, my husband and I had the good fortune of sitting with former President Jimmy Carter and former …

Creating “win-win” agreements for team conflicts

By Chris McCusker TLG Senior Consultant We are all experiencing, and witnessing, heartfelt reactions to recent events in politics.  Each day seems to be a …

Interdepartmental Conflict Impacts Customer Satisfaction

By Bob Turknett Co-founder & Co-chair TLG At one technology firm, Research & Development and Sales were at war. Each department saw its customer and …

Diane Nash

By Dr. Chris McCusker TLG Senior Consultant Diane Nash is an acclaimed American civil rights activist. She was prominently involved with integrating lunch counters through sit-ins, …

Tino’s Corner Great Leaders Overcome Personal Adversity

By Tino Mantella TLG President & CEO Not every great leader has faced personal adversity and, of course, not everyone who has faced their own …

Shirley Chisolm

By Susan Hitchcock TLG Women in Leadership Founder/Host Why I Admire Her: She was a leader of great character, as well as a principled and …

Harriett Tubman

By Dr. Patricia Thompson TLG Senior consultant A leader I admire is Harriet Tubman, because she truly exemplified one of our key messages at TLG …

Angela Merkel

By Marty Gupta TLG VP Strategic Services 15 years ago, this month, Angela Merkel became the first female Chancellor of Germany and she will step …

Abraham Lincoln

By Lyn Turknett TLG Co-founder/Co-chair I would pick Abraham Lincoln – he came to the presidency without a lot of Washington experience and he was …

Queen Victoria

By Kathryn Igou TLG VP Operations Queen Victoria was a very intelligent leader. Although she could have easily let older advisors influence her, she held her own …

Michelle Obama

By Ikram Omar TLG Marketing & Communications Coordinator Michelle Obama’s Embodiment of Authentic Leadership When asked to think about inspiring leaders there are many names …