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Legacy

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Learn how successful leaders recover from failure [Digital image]. (2018, March 1). Retrieved June 20, 2018, from https://corporatebytes.in/learn-how-successful-leaders-recover-from-failure/
I want to be remembered as a leader who genuinely cared about the members of his team just as much as he cared about achieving their common goal. The image above displays a leader who is not only guiding his team members to success, but supporting them and protecting their safety along the way. 

Perception of Leadership

IoT Advanced Analytics Decision Management [Digital image]. (n.d.). Retrieved June 20, 2018, from https://www.mariner-usa.com/iot-advanced-analytics/
I perceive a leader as someone who is widely trusted by his peers to make good decisions with his team’s best interests at heart. The image above displays how facing such decisions requires analytical thinking and self confidence to be made quickly and effectively.

Where Leadership Occurs

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Leading by Example – Self Confident Women [Digital image]. (n.d.). Retrieved June 20, 2018, from https://www.selfconfidentwomen.com.au/leading-example/
Leadership by example can be exhibited in small ways in daily life, such as choosing not to join in rude or reckless behavior with one’s peers, thus encouraging other friends to do the same thing. Leadership can be seen simply in someone who maintains a positive outlook on life, encouraging others to do the same and view the world in a more positive light.

An Ideal Leader

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Big Picture Thinking in Business Course [Digital image]. (n.d.). Retrieved June 20, 2018, from https://study.com/academy/course/big-picture-thinking-in-business.html
Being the ideal leader requires an ability to see the big picture and understand how small pieces play into it. An ideal leader also possesses the communication skills to portray to his team members their role and his expectations of them so that all the pieces may fit together smoothly.  

Influential Leader

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LeBron James shares his best advice on leadership [Digital image]. (2016, September 24). Retrieved June 20, 2018, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=URbrID2l1_k
LeBron James inspires me in how he ignites a desire within his teammates to be better–not only urging them to strive for greatness, but helping to actually get them there and making his teammates better when he’s on the court. I respect his willingness and ability to take the blame for mistakes with composure and class as well as his intensely competitive spirit that allows him to settle for nothing less than greatness–I strive to be this kind of leader one day and to pursue greatness in whatever I do. 

Good Team Member

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Puzzle Piece [Digital image]. (2014, August 4). Retrieved June 20, 2018, from https://www.freeimages.com/search/jigsaw
A good team member must understand his role on the team and be willing to fulfill his duties for the betterment of the team, regardless of his personal feelings about the work. A good team member accepts his role and finds a way to shine in that role as best he can. 

Reduced functionality for adding new users

The PWP service has encountered an issue that is preventing additional Georgia Tech accounts from being added to the PWP service. This issue should not impact existing users or existing websites. However, the ‘Add Georgia Tech User’ functionality will not be available.

We expect this downtime to resolved within the next 48 hours, or by close of business Wednesday, June 6th 12018.

We apologize for any inconvenience this causes.

Update (4:10pm – June 4th 2018)

Proper service has been restored.

Technical Details

The lookup API server SSL certificate has expired, and is in the process of being renewed.

New Theme: Georgia Tech v3 Theme

You might have noticed that the Professional Web Presence (PWP) website has a new look and feel. It’s not just you – PWP has introduced a new Georgia Tech theme to prepare for a campus-wide web redesign. Introducing – Georgia Tech v3 Theme!

Screenshot of GT Theme on the PWP website.

Developed by the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, the Georgia Tech v3 Theme implementation follows decisions made by Georgia Tech’s Institute Communications regarding an upcoming rebrand. And we want PWP websites to be the first to experience the new look.

Features include:

  • Expanded Visibility and Customization for Site Title and Parent/Grandparent Unit Names and URLs – great for websites placed under a unit or department.
  • Minimized Header/Footer Presence – new Georgia Tech-recommended branding leaves more room for your content to shine.
  • Enhanced Accessibility Support

The Georgia Tech v3 Theme is available for any PWP website to use today! To switch themes, navigate to your Dashboard and locate the new theme under ‘Appearance->Themes’.

Please note that customizations such as widgets will need to be re-organized after any new theme selection.

Later in 2018, all new PWP websites will leverage the Georgia Tech v3 Theme as the default theme!

Georgia Tech Branding Update

As part of Professional Web Presence’s commitment to stay ahead of Georgia Tech’s web branding and identity, the GT Branding (Deprecated) plugin will be replaced by the GT Branding plugin on Friday, December 2nd 2016.

The update process will not be automatic – any website currently using GT Branding (Deprecated) will need to enable the GT Branding theme and disable the GT Branding (Deprecated) plugin.

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