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Leadership POV

Competence and Connection

At BlessingWhite we believe strong leaders are able to successfully balance two essential qualities – competence and connection.

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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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Letters to a Young Middle Manager

Without a strong middle, organizations will fail. And yet, organizations often do not spend budget or energy on developing it. There seems to be an assumption that a leader who achieves that position already has what they need to succeed, when in fact that is most often just wishful thinking.

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Developing Careers: Advocating for Your Team

This two-hour, virtual instructor-led training is the fifth module in the Leading With Inclusion suite. This engaging module highlights the importance of advocating for team members as a way to positively influence their developing...

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Leading at the Speed of Change

In a constantly evolving environment, it is permissible for organizations to reset some of the expectations when it comes to leadership. Change is inevitable. We can either surf its wave as it prepares to hit the shore or get hobbled in its wake.