Are Leaders Born or Made?

Leadership by TEAM Solutions

Newsflash: There are no born leaders (or born followers, either, by the way). So, how are leaders made?Sugar, spice, and everything nice?Fire and brimstone?Repeating clever leadership quotes?Ancient Chinese secret?Purposeful education and experience?If you picked 1 – 4, go take a break. If you picked #5, keep reading. Just as the tallest buildings are built with the strongest […]

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CASE STUDY: Corporate Office Shelters in Place During Hurricane

CASE STUDY: Retail Chain Evacuates During Hurricane

CASE STUDY:Corporate Office Shelters in Place During HurricaneCopyright TEAM-Solutions.US All Rights Reserved BACKGROUND Hurricane Wilma; South Florida (2005) – Category 2-3 Hurricane (at landfall) that caused massive flooding, structural damage and power outages.  Nearly 90 people lost their lives.At the time of the storm a corporate office for a national company operated out of multiple building […]

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CASE STUDY: Leadership Micromanagement

Leadership Micromanagement

CASE STUDY:Leadership MicromanagementCopyright TEAM-Solutions.US All Rights Reserved BACKGROUND The Browerville Fire Department has 24 stations so far in service to their growing community.  The Browerville Chief has been under pressure by the city manager to maintain and in some cases lower costs to maximize the funds available for the city’s growth initiatives. DECISIONS MADE During the […]

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CASE STUDY: Ego and Dysfunction at Community Event

CASE STUDY:Ego and Dysfunction at Community EventCopyright TEAM-Solutions.US All Rights Reserved BACKGROUND The city manager directs the police department to develop a special event plan, with contingencies, for this fall’s parade.   DECISIONS MADE The police assemble their planning team consisting of: Two senior police officersTwo junior police officers“Jerry” from the Streets DepartmentThey cobble together a plan […]

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