Leadership: Pragmatic & Proactive

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Follows is a list of the Bacharahblog’s most important articles, features, ideas, and interviews. The Bacharachblog is convinced that success and getting things done requires, first and foremost, the skills of execution. Accomplishing dreams, achieving goals, and actualizing plans isn’t easy–but it certainly doesn’t take a magic bullet or a secret formula. Rather getting results and moving forward is all about learning how to execute and exercising your ability to stay proactive.

The following posts look at how leaders in all industries, be it in the art world, on Wall Street, or in the Silicon Valley, forge ahead and turn their to-do lists into works of action. This blog is a collection of wide-ranging examples that prove one thing: anybody can lead if they focus on the nuts and bolts of execution and forget about finding the perfect charisma injection.

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  1. 50 Great Leadership Videos
  2. Chef John Besh Discusses Ego & Focus [Video Interview]
  3. Stop Trying to be Like Steve Jobs: The Real Skills of Proactive Leadership
  4. 10 Signs You Are a Directive Leader
  5. The Key to Strategic Agility

Social Technology

  1. Head in the Clouds: Businesses Must Deal With Cloud Computing
  2. Online Social Networking: Blessing for Productivity

Being Proactive

  1. Local Icon, Proactive Small Business
  2. Working & Leading Abroad: 6 Working Expat Blogs
  3. Get to Know Your Work Neighbor


  1. How Does a Leader Sustain Momentum? 4 Key Strategies
  2. Pollock or Rockne, What’s Your Leadership Style?