Download the Spring 2013 issue of Professional Manager magazine

Chartered Management Institute

Bigger, Bolder, Better : In the expanded magazine read new columns on Fashion, Dining and Technology. You are not watching this post, click to start watching read more

2013 eBoardmember Independent Director e-Publication is Now Available

Women on Business

The 2013 eBoardmember Independent Director Catalog , which was discussed on Women on Business last month, has been released, and it includes profiles of qualified director candidates. You can also download the publication for free by clicking on the link at the beginning of this article.

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“Monetizing Online Forums” Passes 10,000 Downloads

Managing Communities

Please Update Your RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

SHRM Top 20 Indian HR Influencers Active on Social Media 2013


Download the 2013 Report Here. Download the 2012 Report Here. Social media has become mainstream and an integral part of business strategy. Social media is at the center of how people connect, consume information, drive conversations, initiate movements and promote brands.

What I learned from attending New Media Expo 2013 in Las Vegas!

Bernd Geropp

New Media Expo 2013/ Blogworld. Often people do not start podcasting because they think the audience they want to focus on is not tech savvy enough to listen to and to download podcasts. Last week I travelled from Germany to the US for the New Media Expo in Las Vegas.

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Stop Information Overload. Join top industry experts and me at the Overloaded 2013 Conference on February 9


I’m excited to be part of the upcoming Overloaded 2013 Conference – where top work-life, information and email overload experts will gather to discuss tips, solutions and best practices in overload management – in San Francisco, CA on Saturday, February 9. Download our free ebook "The Definitive Guide to Taming the Email Monster" and join your overloaded colleagues in San Francisco to discuss strategies you're already practicing

Fighting Fires Instead of Leading? You Might Be Suffering from Attention Deficit Trait

Lead Change Blog

Watch a free video lesson from Joe on new leader rookie mistakes and download a complimentary mind map here: 60 Rookie Mistakes New Leaders Make (And That You Can Avoid).

3 More Sure-Fire Signs You’re Failing as an Executive Leader

Lead Change Blog

Watch a free video lesson from Joe on new leader rookie mistakes and download a complimentary mind map here: 60 Rookie Mistakes New Leaders Make (And That You Can Avoid). Posted in Leadership Development You probably don’t know anyone who wakes up in the morning, bright and chipper, and says, “I’m looking forward to failing today.” But failure happens to all of us. You make mistakes, you overlook the obvious, or you miss an important piece of information you need to make a key decision.

Unleashing Breakthrough Results

Let's Grow Leaders

I’ve been intrigued by the “Unleashing” approach described in the new white paper, Unleashing the Future of Work (download for [.] Many of the approaches we take to solving problems, do just that. Solve problems. That works, until the next problem comes along.

How To Tell The Difference Between a Boss and a Leader (Explained in 5 Minutes)

Terry Starbucker

PS: You can download my free “Bosses Vs. Leaders” poster here.

5 Reasons You Should Subscribe to Sean’s Team Building Newsletter

Great Results Team Building

Useful Resources you can download immediately. Everyone is part of a team.

Metrics That Matter Most for 2013 (Free One Page PDF)

Rajesh Setty

Please feel free to download, modify, re-use or share. I have created a ONE PAGE self-asessment checklist called “ Metrics That Matter for 2013. ” You can download it by clicking on image to the left or the download button below.

From Drucker To The Lean Startup: The (Literary) Evolution of Leadership Philosophy

Terry Starbucker

Download the Podcast Here: [link]. I am pleased to present the first More Human Leadership Podcast , a new regular feature at

Why People Quit Their Jobs | Top Ten Reasons People Quit

Chart Your Course

Download this article as a pdf… Top Ten Reasons People Quit Their Jobs. From my years of experience as a business consultant, I have identified a “Top Ten” list of reasons why people quit.

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Using The Power Of Acknowledgment To Engage Your Employees

Tanveer Naseer

I even have a laminated poster of the 5Cs that many people like to review on a regular basis (if you email me at I will send you a downloadable version of it). The following is a guest piece by author Judith W. Umlas.

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3 ways to build your business (as a speaker)

Jason Womack

For much more - and to download that PDF - just visit this page. Small Business Success in 2013. The inter-webs are amazing.

Leadership Biz Cafe Podcast #13 – Doug Lipp On How Disney Creates A Thriving Workforce

Tanveer Naseer

Tanveer Naseer and Doug Lipp Click on the player below to listen to the podcast: [Running time: 45 minutes] This episode, along with other episodes of this show, are also available on iTunes (please rate this show on iTunes if you listen/download the episode).

A FREE Preview of The Myths of Creativity


Please check it out, download it and pass it along to friends and colleagues. Click here to view in Browser ] [ Click Here to Download as PDF ]. Click here to view in Browser ] [ Click Here to Download as PDF ].

Design & Influence Irresistible Change Atlanta Workshop – Early Bird Registration Ends July 31

Change Starts Here

On or before July 31, 2013. After July 31, 2013. You can download one here. Change gets stuck when your organization finds a way to resist it. The key to successful implementation, then, is to make your initiative irresistible.

Leadership Biz Cafe Podcast #11 – Liz Wiseman On How Leaders Grow Intelligence

Tanveer Naseer

Click on the player below to listen to the podcast: This episode, along with previous episodes of this podcast, are also available on iTunes (please rate this show on iTunes if you listen/download the episode).

How to Improve Your Public Speaking Skills to Boost Your Business and Career

Women on Business

Susan also shares a downloadable speech evaluation form, tips to organize speech evaluators, and tools to help you plan, write and rehearse your speeches. Public speaking is a skill that few people excel at without a lot of practice and training.

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Four Factors: How to Stay Motivated when Working From Home!

Women on Business

For more information and to download a free chapter, please visit

064: 5 Principles of Ultimate Influence: Turning Adversaries into Allies | with Bob Burg

Engaging Leader

Great influencers — whether CEOs, entrepreneurs, sales professionals, clergy, parents, teachers, etc. seem to have a knack for getting the results they want from people, but in a way that everyone is happy. And, these leaders are persuasive in the most positive and benevolent sense of the word.

Learning Methods | Vital Learning

Chart Your Course

Our mobile app—Vital Learning Pocket Coach for Supervisors—is available for download from the iTunes store and from the Google Play store. Flexible Delivery Options. Tailor-made for Your Employees’ Needs.

Women Account for Under 1 in 10 Top Paid Execs and 1 in 5 Board Members in S&P 100

Women on Business

You can follow the link to get the details and download the full report. It’s International Women’s Day, so let’s take a look at some of the data that quantifies the business gender gap in wages and leadership opportunities.

Leadership Biz Cafe Podcast #12 – Erika Andersen On Leading So People Will Follow

Tanveer Naseer

Click on the player below to listen to the podcast: [Running time: 38 minutes] This episode, along with other episodes of this show, are also available on iTunes (please rate this show on iTunes if you listen/download the episode).

Just Launched – Paradigm Flip – Launch Week Discount

Modern Servant Leader

If you’re already convinced and want your discount with free download, see below. Get Your Discount & Free Download. I’ve just launched my new book – Paradigm Flip: Leading People, Teams, and Organizations Beyond the Social Media Revolution. It’s a unique perspective on the dovetail of great leadership principles and social media.

Social, Commerce, Local and Mobile (SoCoLoMo) KPI Dashboard – Free Templates

Modern Servant Leader

The Resources: Free Excel (2007) Template for the Dashboard: Download Here. Free Powerpoint (2007) Template for the Executive Presentation: Download Here.

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Leading a Culture of Innovation


It’s a simple tool ( download PDF or download PowerPoint ) for defining the following dimensions of an organization’s innovation culture: Leadership – How leaders influence innovation through explicit decisions and subtle behaviors.

Leadership Styles: Do you lead like a shark or a whale?


Download our Leadership Toolbox eBook, today I was watching Nightline recently and saw a clip about the difference between sharks and whales. There’s the obvious – Jaws vs. Free Willy, but really, it’s not that simple.

In Case You Missed It: Best Leadership & Communication Posts of the Week


I struggled with this question until the January 2013 issue of National Geographic landed in my mailbox with this cover theme: “Why We Explore.”…. Download our Leadership Toolbox eBook, today

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Leading Like Manwani in a VUCA World

Great Leadership By Dan

To download copies of the 2011 Global Leadership Forecast, visit: [link]. Guest post from Rich Wellins: Harish Manwani, Chairman of Hindustan Unilever, just delivered his shareholder address at the company’s 80 th annual shareholders’ general meeting. His topic: Leadership in a VUCA world.

Leaders: Follow These 6 Steps to Build Trust with Employees & Improve How You're Perceived


Download our Leadership Toolbox eBook, today A leader’s ability to inspire and motivate employees is based on trust. When people trust you, they have confidence in your decisions. Even in uncertainty, they will be influenced by your leadership.

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New eBook: The Workplace Diet - Communication & Leadership Strategies You Need To Cook Up Great Results


Download The Workplace Diet eBook and get expert communication and leadership strategies that you’ll want to make part of your daily regimen. There are a lot of fad diets out there that many of us have tried, and I often hear the same thing – “I don’t like diets.”

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7 Things Every Employee Wants From Their Boss


Download today What do employees want? While the answer varies by employee, our research and work reveals a collective “wish list” every boss should know.

Five messaging bad habits every boss needs to break


Download our free ebook, "Can You Hear Me Now? You’ve drafted an email or remarks to share at an upcoming team meeting. How do you know that you haven’t made the most common messaging blunders? See whether creating a clear and compelling communication is as simple as cleaning up your own act.

I Was Blind But Now I See (Because I Asked For Input) Part I


Download our ebook, "Improve Your Workplace Diet: Simple Yet Powerful Ingredients to Cook Up Great Results" today We all have them. Blind spots. Things that are unknown to us yet obvious to others, an area of our leadership vision we’re not able to see.

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21st Century Communicator: Principle #2 – There is no ONE leadership style


Avoid these 7 deadly leadership sins and perfect your leadership style today by downloading our free ebook Business leaders frequently ask me, “What one leadership style is most effective?”. If only life were that simple.

Leadership: 6 Clues It’s Time to Adopt a Strategic Messaging Platform


Download our "Mastering the Art of Messaging" eBook, today To be best-in-class we must think standard operating procedures. That’s one of the commonalities we see with our clients who are taking a lead globally in the communications arena.

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Design and Influence Irresistible Change – Learn How in this Special Workshop

Change Starts Here

On or before July 31, 2013. After July 31, 2013. You can download one here. Are you responsible for implementing change in your organization? Do you feel like you’re swimming against the current?

8 Tips for Leadership When Communicating During Tough Times


Download our Leadership Toolbox eBook, today Whether we like it or not, we’re still in a time where many organizations are feeling under attack and protecting every asset.

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Whitepaper - Get The Secrets The Most Successful CEOs Know & Drive Financial Performance


Download our new free whitepaper – What the most successful CEOs know: how internal CEO communications shapes financial performance – and g et the stats all CEOs need to drive the best bottom-line in their business.

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Self Made Nothing!

Dave Bratcher

You can download your free copy here. Don’t forget, download your copy of A Picture Book Manifesto on Leadership for FREE here. Have you ever been scared while climbing a ladder?

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