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Exercising Your Navel Intelligence on the Seas of Change

By Peter Jeff
The Leadership Mints Guy

  Here’s an idea to sharpen your gut instinct in leading others.

          Go ahead. No one’s looking. Touch your belly button.

          You now have your finger on the most critical button you can push in igniting your leadership– in reminding you how life-sustaining it is for you to stay : Connected to your employees. Connected your customers. Connected to your vendors. Connected to your stockholders. Connected to your stakeholders, et al.

        Your connections to your employees, customers and vendors are much like an umbilical cord through which your organization gains nourishment and growth. Call it navel intelligence. Continue reading