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Hans Finzel is known as an author of great leadership books. He travels the world speaking and teaching on all things leadership. Hans is a successful author, mentor, speaker and trusted authority in the field of leadership. Hans has trained leaders internationally on five continents. He and Donna founded HDLeaders in 2012 where he serves as President. Prior to that, Hans completed twenty years as President and CEO of international non-profit WorldVenture. Hans and his wife Donna spent ten years living in Vienna, Austria while training leaders throughout Eastern Europe behind the Iron Curtain before the fall of communism. He has an earned doctorate in the field of leadership from Fuller School of Intercultural Studies. He has served on the Board of Trustees of Columbia International University (CIU.EDU) for twenty years. (read more)

How do I prepare for the next generation coming into leadership?


Paperwork and Peoplework

Leadership and Management podcast entitled: Paperwork and Peoplework  Are you “people oriented” or “task oriented”? We all fight the battle of paperwork, especially today with all the different ways that...
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Building Consensus From the Inside Out

Leadership and Management podcast entitled: Building Consensus From the Inside Out  Without Consensus, change is Dead on Arrival. In order to orchestrate big change in your organization, you must first...
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How do I mentor my team as their leader?


Women in Leadership - Kathrine Lee Interview - Part 2

Leadership and Management podcast entitled: Women in Leadership - Kathrine Lee Interview - Part 2  This is the second episode with guest blogger and amazing leader, Kathrine Lee. Today she...
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Women in Leadership - Kathrine Lee Interview - Part 1

Leadership and Management podcast entitled: Women in Leadership - Kathrine Lee Interview - Part 1  Interview with Kathrine Lee, The Ultimate Source. "A few years ago when Oprah launched her...
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How do I manage my time better?


Create Urgency For Change

Leadership and Management podcast entitled: Create Urgency For Change  In this episode I want to discuss how leaders manage a major change initiative, get others to see the vision, and...
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Top-Down Leadership

Leadership and Management podcast entitled: Top-Down Leadership  What I cover in the podcast this week: A reading of the first chapter of “Top Ten Mistakes Leaders Make” which deals with...
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How do I feed my heart to avoid burnout?


How Do I Know It is Time To Move On?

Leadership and Management podcast entitled: How Do I Know It is Time To Move On?  OK, I am so confused. I love parts of my job but there are some...
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Emotional Intelligence – An Interview with Dr. Henry Deneen

Leadership and Management podcast entitled: Emotional Intelligence – An Interview with Dr. Henry Deneen  In determining fitness for hiring, or incompetency once hired, many employers focus on the so-called hard...
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