Leadership Lesson: How do I love communicating? Let me count the ways

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Theresa May Is Learning Brexit’s Leadership Lesson the Shambolic Way

With a no-deal Brexit virtually dead, the U.K.—steeped in chaos—will vote on a Brexit delay Even by Brexit’.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 14th, 2019

Leadership Lesson: Got “no” power? 5 steps to get it

“No!” We do not like to hear it. Worse, we do not like to say it. In our toddler, teen, and twenties we disliked hearing the word “no.” Even now, in our independent “I-want-it-all- now business environment, “no” can symbolize defeat. Yet.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2019

Leadership Lesson: Your conspiracy of limitation. How to stop it

Self-imposed. As leaders (and others), our limitations begin in the way we think. These “chains of cannot” then infect our attitudes, the way we talk, and our behaviors. How did our limitations begin? Parents, teachers, clerics, dogma, influent.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2019

Lessons From John Malone: Ignore Earnings, It"s All About the Cash Flow

A valuable lesson from the cable cowboyCheck out Warren Buffett Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Warren Buffett (Updated on 02/10/2019)Related Stocks: AMZN,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusFeb 11th, 2019

Leadership Lesson: You were promoted. Why?

Stepping up. What were the reasons? Perhaps it is a direct result of several positive factors: knowledge, demonstrated abilities, skills, behaviors, results. Or, was it the result other incidental factors (being liked, long-term service, or being .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2019

Hilton CEO Says the Key Leadership Lesson in the Hotel’s Turnaround: “We Kept a Steady Hand on the Wheel”

Blackstone Group's Hilto.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 31st, 2019

Leadership Lesson: Who’s in charge? Goals, roles, responsibility, accountability, authority

Confused? We throw some terms into our business conversations, often unsure about what they mean. Particularly words related to roles and goals. Issue shows up when we delegate actions to accomplish objectives. Confusion is delay or death to project.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2018

Gifts That Pay Off: The most valuable holiday gift for 2018? A lesson in financial literacy

Give your loved one the gift of financial planning......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 7th, 2018

Gifts That Pay Off: The most valuable holiday gift of all for 2018? A lesson in financial literacy

Give your loved one the gift of financial planning......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 3rd, 2018

Leadership Lesson: Are you an entrepreneurial or "intrapreneurial" leader?

Entrepreneur. This creative being finds new niches in ever-changing markets. Their response is to start a new company to develop new products for that niche. They see an opportunity and wrap a vision around it. They are off and running. They create.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

As Nigerian Fashion Booms, Women Lead Its Coverage

Spurred by the leadership of entrepreneurial women and Nigeria’s cultural cachet around Africa and the world, the country’s fashion magazine industry has found a receptive audience......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytNov 4th, 2018

Leadership Lesson: Worried? Transform it into “productive paranoia”

Angst. What will go wrong? Anything, anytime, anywhere. Fact is that none of us can predict the future. We do not know the unknown. Traditional risk avoidance and risk mitigation in our companies may not work. What can? Jim Collins, author of the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2018

Leadership Lesson: How do great leaders build great organizations? See 7 ways

No secret. Successful organizations are created by successful leaders. How? These leaders have a set of positive characteristics that define their companies. And, we know that weak leaders stir up dysfunctional organizations. What are the positive charac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 26th, 2018

Leadership Lesson: Business stale? “The Spirit of Inquiry” rebirths creativity

Why? Small children will ask “why?” – and sometimes another “why?” to the answer. This is a primary way that kids learn. Adults, too. We want to know the answers to many questions. The spark to inquire is ignited by an inborn curiosity abou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

Leadership Lesson: Bumpy or smooth? The road from dream to done

Brainstorm. You have an idea for a new product or service. You might be an entrepreneur with a startup business. Or, more likely, an “intrapreneur” – an entrepreneur inside a larger organization. In either case, don’t build the idea. Yet. Be.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2018

Leadership Lesson: No doors in your organizational silo? How to get in (and out)

Silo. That part of an organization which is cut off, isolated, not a collaborator, and refrains from teamwork. More interested in self-preservation than the welfare of the company. Does not allow information to flow into nor out of the organization eas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2018

Leadership Lesson: 16 signs of how "Good Leader" mutates into "Bad Leader"

Constantly we read about good leaders who become great leaders. How often, though, do we hear about good leaders gone bad? Great leaders conquer stress. But bad leaders cave to stress. Why? Having gone through good times, they are unable to handle the st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2018

Now on Broadway: SpongeBob ChauvinistPants

What lesson can a relentlessly optimistic fry cook from Bikini Bottom impart about leadership? The wrong one, it turns out. There’s a heroic leader in the Broadway musical, but it’s not SpongeBob......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 14th, 2018

Leadership Lesson: The dark side of hypergrowth

Exciting. Marketing programs are working. Sales are accelerating. Profits are growing. Production is ramping up. Staffing is climbing. The vision is coming true. And the organization is abuzz. Our future seems assured. Not necessarily. What are th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 15th, 2018