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  • Building Trust

    FJ vs GT 001American scholar, organizational consultant, and author Warren Bennis, who is widely regarded as a pioneer of the contemporary field of Leadership studies, identified four competencies of leadership in a classic 1984 essay. They are:

    Management of attention Management of meaning Management of trust Management of self

    To my knowledge, the late Dr Bennis never argued … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Tick Tock

    Tipoff2At this time last season, making the NCAA Tournament was the goal of Notre Dame basketball fans. The Irish had a rare losing 2013-14 season. Jerian Grant was back and playing very well, but the team was just starting to play to his extraordinary skills. There was a nice overtime victory at home vs Michigan … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Buckeyes Muscle Past Irish

    Ohio State jumped to a quick 14-0 lead and rolled to a 44-28 victory over Notre Dame in the Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Arizona. Ezekiel Elliott ended his college career with 149 yards rushing and four touchdowns, including a 47-yard burst in the third quarter that smothered a brief comeback attempt by the Irish. The … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Irish, Buckeyes, Stage a Desert Storm

    Notre Dame and Ohio State will clash on New Year’s Day in the Fiesta Bowl, in a game that is essentially a consolation prize for two teams that narrowly missed out on the college football playoff. The Irish and Buckeyes last met in this desert venue ten years ago in a game won by the … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Uneasy Lies the Head That Wears a Crown

    Jackson3Nine games into the 2015-16 basketball season with a 7-2 record, I still don’t know what kind of a season to expect. The losses aren’t egregiously bad, but both were winnable games that slipped through Notre Dame’s fingers when they had chances to win.

    It’s hard to tell if this is simply last year’s team … Full Notre Dame News Story