Philosophical Observations on Leadership

Erwin Cuellar is an astute observer of life, happily married and ambitious about making our society wiser. He writes about life philosophy and self-development on his blog, Nehlo. Erwin has also worked in the financial industry and has a bachelors degree from  UT Austin. The only thing that matters about leadership is how you live it. Reading my Read More …

3 Leadership Lessons I’ve Learned in the Post Grad Life

Danny De Los Santos is a Marketing & Communications Coordinator at ACTIVE Life. He is a recent graduate of St. Edward’s University and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication. I graduated from St. Edward’s University in December of 2012 and was fortunate enough to find a job that enabled me to keep living in Read More …

A True Leader

Joe Mandy is a Product Development Engineer/Program Manager at Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. He is currently pursuing his MBA in Business Management at St. Edward’s University. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Louisiana State University.Joe recently completed his first Ironman triathlon in Wisconsin, finishing in 14 hours 31 minutes. True Read More …

Leadership: The Courage to Lead

Pepe is currently the president for the National Society of Hispanic MBA’s Austin chapter, a member of the Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s Membership Committee, and president emeritus of the Mexican American Comptroller Employees Association. He is a certified Mediator and holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from St. Edward’s University. A story of Read More …

The Five Keys to Becoming the Super Leader Within You

Sean Maguire is the Sr. Vice President, Business Development for the television show “The Outdoor Shopper”. Sean is on the executive leadership team and is responsible for the sales & marketing strategy and developing and leading the sales team. Sean is a native of New York and has resided in Austin since 2001. He has Read More …

Leaving a Legacy

Dan Graham is the CEO of BuildASign.com where he oversees the growth strategy and plays a key role in the company’s philanthropic efforts and talent acquisition. He is also a winner of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 Central Texas award, a recipient of the Austin Business Journal’s 2012 Best CEO Award, Read More …

“The Buck Stops Here”

Dan Reynolds has been a high school English teacher in Baton Rouge and Dean of Discipline in Austin. He is now working on a PhD in Education at Vanderbilt University in Nashville. Leadership often seems attractive because of the perks that accompany it. A leader often makes a lot more money and is a lot Read More …

Leadership: If Not You Then Who, If Not Now, Then When?

Artemio San Martin is a Board Member of Leadership Austin, and President Emeritus of the National Society of Hispanic MBA’s Austin and Cleveland Chapters. He has held financial and business roles in global organizations in Mexico and the US, such as Siemens, Monsanto, US Dept. of State, and World Trade Center Cleveland. He is a Read More …

What Leaders Do

Thom Singer is a professional speaker, corporate trainer and author.  He regularly speaks to corporate and association audiences about the power of business relationships and his “Conference Catalyst” program transforms how people engage at conferences and other events.  In a world that is crazy about social media, real leaders care more about people than they Read More …