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HR Happy Hour Interview

2020-09-15T16:03:40-04:00August 31st, 2019|Apollo Leadership Lessons Book, Podcast|

Listen in as Dick Richardson, Co-founder and CEO of Experience to Lead, joins the HR Happy Hour Show with Steve Boese and Trish McFarlane. They discuss Dick's new book Apollo Leadership Lessons: Powerful Business Insights for Executives, a book on how the leadership and decision-making processes of the legendary Apollo Space Program’s leaders can be applied in business today, [...]

What Business Leaders Can Learn from JFK’s Powerful Speech that Brought Us to the Moon

2020-09-25T07:11:14-04:00August 10th, 2019|Apollo Leadership Lessons Book|

This guest post originally appeared in the August 9, 2019 Great Leadership Blog by Dan McCarthy. A simple definition of leadership is “Leadership is influencing others to do what they would not do if left to their own accord.” Consider the most memorable speeches meant to persuade people: Martin Luther King Jr.’s 1963 “I have a [...]

Learning From Experience & A Trip To The Moon: An Interview

2020-09-24T08:13:16-04:00July 29th, 2019|Apollo Leadership Lessons Book|

The team at Vantage Leadership recently interviewed our Co-founder and CEO, Dick Richardson, to discuss the release of his new book, Apollo Leadership Lessons: Powerful Business Insights for Executives. In July of 2019, we celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing.  We wanted to share the insights from the Apollo mission in a [...]

How a Man Who Didn’t Think He Was up to the Job Helped Put Man on the Moon

2020-09-24T08:25:17-04:00July 23rd, 2019|Apollo Leadership Lessons Book, Apollo, Experiences|

Repost from Trainingindustry.com Imagine this situation: the vice president of the United States asks you to take an important executive job, but you have limited experience, don’t feel qualified and refuse to take it. The job? Leading a team of thousands in a $20 billion, decade-long effort to put man on the moon. That was [...]

Leadership Lessons from NASA’s Apollo Missions

2020-09-15T16:10:41-04:00June 7th, 2019|Apollo Leadership Lessons Book, Apollo, Meet Our Apollo Leaders|

In Apollo Leadership Lessons: Powerful Business Insights for Executives, a new book from Experience to Lead Owner Dick Richardson, stories from the flight directors, rocket scientists, and influencers of NASA’s Apollo years provide valuable lessons for today’s leaders. 50 years ago, man landed on the moon. The story of what it took to get there is [...]

Charlotte Leadership Development Expert Discusses New Book

2020-09-15T16:16:45-04:00June 5th, 2019|Podcast, Apollo, Apollo Leadership Lessons Book|

Experience to Lead owner, Dick Richardson, was recently interviewed by the Business North Carolina Weekly Roundup Podcast. The 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing is in July of this year.  To honor their incredible leadership feat, Dick wrote his book Apollo Leadership Lessons: Powerful Business Insights for Executives. In this interview, Dick shares his [...]

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