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Who’s On Your (Learning) Team?

Personal Bio: Leo Bottary is a thought leader, educator, and speaker on the topic of peer advantage.  During his tenure at Vistage Worldwide, Leo directed a thought leadership initiative on the power of peers in business, which resulted in a book he coauthored with Leon Shapiro titled:  The Power of Peers:…

The Internet of Things

You’ve heard of the Internet of Things (IoT)! In 2015, there were reportedly 20 billion devices online. By 2020, that number will balloon to 50 billion. I’m certainly doing my part to help us get there. The first “thing” that I added to the IoT was a gardencam. I garden…

The Qualities of Effective and Innovative Leadership

At this point in our collective history, it has become self-evident that organizations must become prolific innovators if they are going to thrive and survive in today’s world. As Scott Anthony (2012) writes, “In today’s world, innovation is not a choice. If you do not innovate, you are sowing the…