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Your Sustainable Competitive Advantage (SCA): The Key to Increasing Your Marketability

In October 2010, Dr. Kevin Gazzara, Drexel University alumni from the class of 1979, presented a webinar titled "Your Sustainable Competitive Advantage (SCA): The Key to Increasing Your Marketability."

Kevin shared his high tech career success story and showed participants how to understand their current SCA score and how to improve through five simple questions. If you weren't able to join us for the session, you can still learn about your SCA and how it can help you land the job of your dreams by simply viewing this webinar.

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CSTD: Linking Cross Cultural Leadership and Behavioral Styles to Sustainable Organizational Change

Dr. Kevin Gazzara presented "Linking Cross Cultural Leadership and Behavioral Styles to Sustainable Organizational Change" on October 16th, 2008 at The Canadian Society for Training and Development in Toronto, Canada.

This presentation revealed the results of a six-month funded research study linking Leadership Practices to:

  1. Behaviors Styles using DISC- (The Language of DISC from TTI)
  2. Values and Attributes using PIAV - (Personal Interests, Attitudes and Values from TTI)
  3. Task balance preference using TQ - (Task Quotient from TTI)

Organizations all across the world invest tens of billions of dollars each year to assess the cross-cultural leadership effectiveness behavioral styles, values and task alignment of individuals. This session focused on presenting the results of a quantitative correlational research study that creates for the very first time a blueprint allowing global leaders to identify and adapt cross-cultural practices in a radically different way to implement sustainable organizational change.


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After listening to our podcast, post your answer to the following question:
 "In your opinion, what role do you think behavioral styles, values, and/or task preferences play in the effectiveness of a leader?"


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Six Sigma: For Service Organizations -- Recorded Teleconference


Welcome to our second podcast on Six Sigma. We have attached the audio recording of Dr. Ali Lakhani's conference call that was held on 08/13/08.  Also you can download the presentation from the teleconference here:

www.magnaleadership.com/teleconferences/materials/six%20sigma%20for%20service%20august%20seminar.pdf /> />


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Introduction to the Principles of Marvelous Leadership -- Recorded Teleconference

Topics of the Teleconference:

  1. Overview of the new book "The Leader of OZ" - Revealing the 101 Secrets of Marvelous Leadership for the 21st Century
  2. Getting simple leadership initiatives started with your organization
  3. Applying the 10 principles of leadership in the workplace
  4. Best known leadership practices

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The Leader of OZ

Dr. Kevin Gazzara and Dr. Ali Lakhani wrote this "lighthearted, but not lightweight" parable shows how each one of us can transform a complacent and conflicted workplace to one that embodies inspiration and empowerment.

Six Sigma: A 10,000-Foot Overview -- Recorded Teleconference

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Welcome to our first podcast on Six Sigma. We have attached the audio recording of Dr. Ali Lakhani's conference call that was held on 07/09/08.  Also you can download the presentation from the teleconference here:

http://www.magnaleadership.com/sixsigma/Magna Leadership Six Sigma July Intro.pdf.

We look forward to hearing your thoughts and we encourage you to post any questions that you would like here in our BLOG.

Dr. Ali Lakhani, Dr. Kevin Gazzara, and Marleen Lundy - Senior Partners - Magna Leadership Solutions LLC
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