Tagged: foundations of leadership

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Getting Real — 4 Ways to Inspire the People You Lead

Blessing White’s ongoing research underscores this: in 360 feedback data collected for thousands of managers and executives, the majority of leaders get higher ratings on the competence items than on the connection items. The leaders who were rated highest overall were not the ones who scored highest in the competence Items, but rather, the ones scoring highest in the connection items.

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Inspired Leadership

This eBook gives you a 360-degree view of the behaviors and mindset of good leadership, so you can turn our “secrets” into actionable strategies that improve performance throughout your organization.

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Mind the Gap

In its simplest terms, leaders of leaders hold the key to driving the organization forward, backward, or sideways when it comes to translating strategy into desired results. They do this by translating the message into actionable information that propels those they lead to succeed.

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Enjoying the Holidays with Head and Heart

With the busy holiday season upon us, it is easy to get caught up in the long list of things that must be accomplished in order to make your celebration a success. Amidst the hustle-and-bustle of the season, it can be hard to step out of all that needs to be done and capture the magic of the season—to find a moment to truly connect and be present with friends and family. This ability to accomplish, to be competent, while balancing the desire to connect with others in meaningful ways repeats itself in the daily challenges of leaders. The reminder for us to balance both “getting it done” with “finding the magic” during the holiday season is something good leaders strive for every day of the year.

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The Building Blocks of Leadership

Building blocks are a classic toy that children have played with since the 1930s. Though the product line has undergone extensive expansion in the past 80+ years, the traditional building brick remains the most important component....

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“The ability to learn faster than your competitors may be the only sustainable competitive advantage.” – Arie de Geus

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The X-model of Employee Engagement

Employee Engagement can be a vague term. In this x-model, BlessingWhite details a specific and compelling model for articulating what Employee Engagement is – and what it means to the individual and the organization they work for