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Leadership & Performance Blog

Being Extraordinary No Matter What

Co-Authored by Mark Kamin, Marcea Wolf-Carter, and Kenda-Le Pernin

In our last blog, An Opportunity: The Crucible of Covid, we left you with a question:

“What new context could you create for yourself and your organization that would displace the future that is uncertain with a future you create?”

Managers and leaders must have a context they generate that calls the people they lead to fulfill something meaningful.*1

The context we created for our company is “being extraordinary no matter what.” That context shapes how our people look at the current circumstances. They got a new pair of eyes! They see the world as an opportunity to be great. Their actions mirror being great. The number of leads generated increased by several hundred percent. READ MORE

An Opportunity: The Crucible of Covid

Co-authored by Mark Kamin, Marcea Wolf-Carter and Kenda-Le Pernin

Our last blog, The Economy, Business Performance and People, discussed the impact of the “freak out” associated with the lock down of the America economy. And even though the economy has reopened, we strongly believe the fundamental impediments to performance for people and organizations have not disappeared. Perhaps, they have grown more daunting.

People in organizations are either trying to survive something that is threatening (like a very weak economy) OR, they are creating the possibility of excellence and high performance. As we said in our last blog, those that seize the moment now, will capture market share when the economy starts truly coming back early next year.  READ MORE


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Introductions to “Being a Leader and the Effective Exercise of Leadership”

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Creating Sustainable High Performance for Individuals and Teams

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Causing High Performance In Challenging Times

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Path to Power- Leading Through Turmoil

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Fri, October 23, 10:00 – 11:00 AM Central
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How to Win When the Stakes are High

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Power of Integrity – Sustainable Breakthrough Performance

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Meet Our Newest Associate!

Marcus Cracknell, based in London, is the newest member of the Mark Kamin & Associates Team. Marcus is committed to transforming the culture of organizations in the United Kingdom and across Europe.  For the past four years Marcus has trained extensively with some of world’s most influential leaders in the area of creating a business environment conducive with very high performance. Based in London, Marcus has been making highly impactful professional training and development available to thousands of people across Europe and North America.

Career Opportunities

Mark Kamin & Associates is expanding and hiring new qualified associates. We have been providing client companies with the world’s best professional development and education services for since 1983 and we are looking for highly qualified people who can grow with us.

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Programs And Offerings:

Below is a partial list of our programs and offerings. Please contact one of our program leaders for more information.

“You and Me” Business Model

Being a Leader and The Effective Exercise
of Leadership

Communication: Transforming
Organizational Culture

Leadership, Management & Coaching

Mission Control Productivity &
Accomplishment Program

Consultative Selling

Strategic Visioning & Execution

Senior Leadership & Executive Development

Top Performer Curriculum – The Path to Power

Coaching for Entrepreneurs & Business Owners