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September Luncheon: Women and Leadership: Beyond the BUZZ and the BLITZ

At the September ProWIN Luncheon, Susan Hitchcock, a successful businesswoman, management consultant, and women’s leadership advocate, spoke to a large group of ProWIN members and …

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SHRM Atlanta Symposium: When, Why, and How to Use Assessments to Provide the Greatest ROI for Your Talent Management Process

Presented on Tuesday, August 25th by: Lyn Turknett, MA, Turknett Leadership Group Today’s marketplace provides many assessment options for HR professionals. Deciding whether personality tests, …

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September Luncheon: Women and Leadership: Beyond the BUZZ and the BLITZ

Sheryl Sandberg’s book, Lean In, created a tsunami of discussion across the country, with an exploration of a hotly debated topic in business today: who’s …

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Learning from Leaders of Character: A Celebration of the Leadership Character Awards

ATLANTA, Georgia (August 31, 2015) – The Atlanta-based Turknett Leadership Group (TLG)  and the Robert K. Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership announced a celebratory event …

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Highlights from Women in Leadership – May 29th

Deborah (Deb) Butler came to speak at Women in Leadership on “What I Learned about Leadership in the Railway Industry.” Deb is a trailblazer in …

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SHRM 2015 Conference Succession Planning Powerpoint

We were honored to present a seminar at the Society for Human Resource Management 2015 Conference in Atlanta. Our session was Leading the Way Up: Succession …

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Introducing our New Vice President…

Bob and I have an announcement today that we are thrilled to make: After a long career in human resources at Home Depot, Toys R …

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Part-Time Administrative Assistant

Turknett Leadership Group is looking for a Part-time Administrative Assistant! If you’re interested, please email bwirth@turknett.com for more information. If you are interested in this …

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Travel – A Rich Source of Leadership Lessons

Summertime is here and willing to stick around for a couple more months. In these months especially, most of us have the opportunity to take …

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What One Millennial Has to Say About Millennial Stereotypes

If you’re currently in the workforce, you know what I’m talking about when I mention millennial stereotypes. I was born lazy, my parents held my …

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First Impressions

TLG has had interns and graduate research assistants in the office for at least twenty years. We find it a wonderful way not only to …

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Women Leaders Program Recap

Turknett Leadership Group and Transformational Leadership Inc. conducted a 2-day workshop for women leaders in Atlanta on April 22 and 23, 2014. We had 13 …

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Turknett Leadership Group Announces Third Leadership Character Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

Turknett Leadership Group (TLG) announced that Kent C. “Oz” Nelson, former Chairman and CEO of United Parcel Service, will be the third recipient of the …

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The Greenleaf Center and the Turknett Leadership Character Awards combine forces to recognize Georgia’s servant leaders

The Robert K. Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership and Atlanta-based Turknett Leadership Group announce an exciting new partnership. The 11th Annual Turknett Leadership Character Awards …

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Ron Johnson, Paulette Corbin, and the Three Levels of Change Leadership

Part One I’ve followed the sad decline of JC Penney over the past few years – it’s a classic story of how NOT to lead …

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