Leadership tips from the highest performing leaders

Level Five AssociatesMajor Generals John Batiste and General Mixon (US Army retired) have led at the highest levels of the military and in civilian life at private corporations and non-profits. General John Batiste is the former President and CEO of Klein Steel and current President and CEO of Buffalo Armory. And General Robert Mixon is currently Executive Vice President at CDS Monarch. So basically these guys know what they’re talking about when it comes to leadership.

Like superheroes, they’ve partnered to create a super company called Level Five Associates. Level Five Associates’ uses their combined experience leading teams at the highest levels of military, civilian and non-profit organizations to provide companies and organizations with leadership and strategic planning to produce measurable outcomes through a culture of innovation and trust.

Luckily for us mere mortals, they’ve started blogging and sharing their leadership tips. Their first post, Why Level Five Associates? is online here. It’s pretty introductory right now but be sure to sign up for their email list to get the best of their thoughts and ideas delivered to your inbox twice a month.

Good enough gets it done

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It was 2008 and I was living in the mountains of Oregon and working remotely for a company headquartered back in my home state of New York. I had about three friends in Oregon when I moved and because I was telecommuting, I didn’t have the baked in social network that work provides. So I […]

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Pegasus Early Music wins City Newspaper Best of 2013

Pegasus Early Music wins Critic's Pick

Each year Rochester residents vote for their local favorites in a variety of categories for City Newspaper’s Best Of. This year client Deb Fox and Pegasus Early Music won Critic’s Pick for their signature concert series. Congratulations!

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Some cool local projects

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I’m lucky and grateful that my job allows me to work with clients all over the world. But these projects for local Rochester, New York organizations are my current favorites. Working with Michael Philipson and Alexia Georgiou (design) at the Philipson Group, we recently launched these cool projects.

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TEDxBuffalo 2013

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It had been a few years since the inaugural TEDxBuffalo event and website launch. The team has grown and learned a few things that have made the events better over the years and it was time the website reflected those improvements. So a redesign was in order to prepare for the 2013 event.

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