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Newsletter: My hero was a maid

There is something wonderfully simple about loving what you do. Love may feel like a strong word, or as a client said when it showed up in a mission statement recently, “a high bar.” Maybe, unless it’s not. One of my most clear examples of loving what you do came from my grandmother, my hero. Although…

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It’s Time For a New Definition of Success

Defining what success means to you is a key component of our coaching relationships at Mountaintop, and we love how well Jeff Hayden puts it: As you plan a business or embark on any career path, take the time to decide what “success” really means to you.

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The Future’s Top Workplaces Will Rely on Manager Development

In our conversations with executives and Professional Development professionals, helping high-performing individual contributors become effective managers is paramount. This Gallup research puts numbers to that pressing need: future-minded organizations must focus on manager development.

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Video: Honoring MLK, Jr. With A New Program

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy inspired our name and continues to inspire our work. Learn more about Mountaintop Academy, a free online learning program covering key business skills for HBCU law students, in this video. Interested in supporting this initiative, or equipping your diverse attorneys with key leadership and business skills? We’d love to talk.…

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15 Practices Good Managers Can Adopt To Become Great Managers

Check out our President & CEO’s most recent Forbes contribution for tips on how good managers can become great ones. 

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MTOP has helped me clarify what my priorities should be to achieve important life goals. Our work together has given me confidence about saying no to most uses of my time and yes to only those things that will enable me to achieve key goals.

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— Rick Burleson, Head of Oil & Gas Practice, Paul Hastings

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