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Leadership and Business Management Articles by Priority Learning

This section of our website provides informative articles written by Priority Learning's professional staff on a variety of topics including human resources, organizational development, leadership and business management.


 

Performance Coaching Series Overview
An introduction to our new series Performance Coaching. Participants will practice the skills of coaching and performance leadership which go hand and hand in having success in today's business world....

Direct Manager Series
This video shows the introduction on the first day of our Direct Manager Series. If you've been thinking about taking this workshop, this video will give you the information you need to decide whether it's a good fit for you....

Influence Series Overview
Ralph gives an overview about Priority Learning's Influence Series. The Influence Leaders Series is intended for established leaders and focuses on the key skills and essential behaviors to be as influential as possible....

Executive Series Overview
This video gives an overview of our Executive Series including what's expected and the benefits of completing the series. The Executive series is designed for top level managers and leaders who want to maximize their potential and the strengths of their organization through their leadership....

Executive Forum #3
Ralph of Priority Learning shows a group of executives a video by Simon Sinek "First Why then Trust." Then he had the group think about some questions, and formed a discussion around the topic. This is the third of three parts....

Executive Forum #2
Ralph of Priority Learning shows a group of executives a video by Simon Sinek "First Why then Trust." Then he had the group think about some questions, and formed a discussion around the topic. This is the second of three parts....

Executive Forum #1
Ralph of Priority Learning shows a group of executives a video by Simon Sinek "First Why then Trust." Then he had the group think about some questions, and formed a discussion around the topic. This is the first of three parts....

What we get excited about
Ralph Twombly, owner of Priority learning talks about the kind of work that he enjoys most. ...

Measuring Success In Leadership
Using a clear methodology to measure success and developing leaders...

Knowledge Vs Good Behavior
Mike chats with Lorraine about transferring knowledge while keeping track of the way you put that information out there....

Directive Decision Making
The 3 types of decision making types and why leaders oftem make the wrong choices in the decision making process....

So you Have a Coach
Misty Smalley sat down with Mike from McKeen Media Management to talk about how to utilize a coach that may not have been your first choice....

PL: What we do
Ralph Twombly, owner of Priority Learning explains What Priority Learning does for newcomers....

Management vs Leadership
Craig from Priority Learning captures the difference between a manager and a leader in just about a minute....

PL Testimonial Mashup
See what people are saying about Priority Learning. A video mashup of some of our recent testimonials....

The Importance of Mentoring
Lorraine from Priority Learning sits down with Mike from McKeen Media Management and goes in detail about her recent series of articles on Mentoring, and how it can help many in their workplace....

Mike Jackson's Graduation Presentation
We hold graduations at the end of every series, because many not only come with certifications in different skills, but also because it marks an important occasion for us and the participants....

Influence Series Summary
Mike from McKeen Media Management sits down with Ralph, Owner of Priority Learning, and describes exactly what the influence series is about....

Testimonial from Mike McCormack of Down East Energy
Mike From McKeen Media Management sits down with Mike McCormack from Downeast Energy, to talk about his experience with Priority Learning....

Bret Watson
Bret Watson was kind enough to volunteer his experiences with Priority Learning, while sitting down with Mike from McKeen Media Management....

The Leadership Maker

By Ralph Twombly

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  • Preparation for Building a Culture

    Preparation for Building a Culture

    Before we pull the curtain to reveal the magic of building a culture, it will help to disclose a few discoveries I made while working with three developing organizations.

  • Every Year Tells a Story

    Every Year Tells a Story

    As the holiday season makes its annual comet-like appearance and 2021 quickly draws to a close, I hope the year has been good to you and you are brimming with excitement for 2022.

  • The Pillars of Organizational Culture

    The Pillars of Organizational Culture

  • Magic - What is in this book?

    Magic - What is in this book?

    Organizational culture building is here to stay for so many reasons but the most important is that it creates business that people love to work at.

  • Dunning Kruger Effect

    Dunning Kruger Effect

    n the field of psychology, the Dunning–Kruger effect is a cognitive bias in which people of low ability have illusory superiority and mistakenly assess their cognitive ability as greater than it is.

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