LeadershipNow 140: May 2013 Compilation

Leading Blog

Here are a selection of tweets from May 2013 that you might have missed: Why Managers Haven''t Embraced Complexity by Richard Straub - HBR. So what defines global companies and leadership in the 21st century? GE''s Jeff Immelt on Leadership, Global Risk and Growth - Knowledge@Wharton.

LeadershipNow 140: April 2013 Compilation

Leading Blog

Here are a selection of tweets from April 2013 that you might have missed: Ariens CEO outlines Seven Skills of a Lean Leader. From Fortune > Is there really such thing as a ''global CEO''?

March 2013 Leadership Development Carnival

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

Welcome to the March 2013 Leadership Development Carnival! As a bonus, Jennifer includes an infographic of a 2013 survey by The Institute for Corporate Productivity that demonstrates how critical of an issue change is for today’s organizations.

Global-Minded Ethical Leadership

Leading in Context

Our daily choices can have a global ripple effect, and that effect can be either positive or negative depending on our choices. We need to think on a global scale, and consider the long term impact of every decision. Because we are part of a connected society, we cannot think about ethics on a small scale. Ethical Leader 7 Lenses ethical leadership ethics leading ethically leading ethically in organizations what is ethical leadership

Ethics 191

8 Posts (And a Trend Report) On Global Thinking

Leading in Context

By Linda Fisher Thornton Using globally-informed thinking helps us succeed in a connected economy and a global society. This week, I decided to corral a collection of posts that help us understand ethical leadership in a global context. Context Ethical Leader Ethical Thinking complexity in leadership ethical leadership ethical leadership in a global society ethical thinking global leadership

First Look: Leadership Books for June 2013

Leading Blog

Brick by Brick : How LEGO Rewrote the Rules of Innovation and Conquered the Global Toy Industry by David Robertson and Bill Breen. Here''s a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in June. How to Change Minds : The Art of Influence without Manipulation by Rob Jolles. Icons and Idiots : Straight Talk on Leadership by Bob Lutz. The Great Degeneration : How Institutions Decay and Economies Die by Niall Ferguson.

Books 239

First Look: Leadership Books for March 2013

Leading Blog

Global Dexterity : How to Adapt Your Behavior Across Cultures without Losing Yourself in the Process by Andy Molinsky. Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in March. Fred 2.0 : New Ideas on How to Keep Delivering Extraordinary Results by Mark Sanborn. Leadership and the Art of Struggle : How Great Leaders Grow Through Challenge and Adversity by Steven Snyder. Create Distinction : What to Do When "Great" Isn't Good Enough to Grow Your Business by Scott McKain.

Books 238

The June 3rd, 2013 Leadership Development Carnival

Great Leadership By Dan

Welcome to the June 3rd, 2013 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival! You''ve heard of "speed dating"? Well, here''s your monthly dose of "speed leadership development". 30 leadership bloggers in 90 minutes. Try ''em all, it''s the best investment of your time you''ll make today!

International Women’s Day 2013: Defining Success (Accenture Global Research Results)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Accenture conducted its global research study, “Defining Success” for release on International Women’s Day to gain insight into behaviors and attitudes regarding women’s careers. Bob's blog entries career satisfaction how professionals define success in their careers and personal lives how technology influences work-life balance International Women’s Day 2013: Defining Success (Accenture Global Research Results) work-life balance and workplace priorities

Help Your Global Talent Succeed and Lead - Cultivate Communication Skills

Great Leadership By Dan

Guest post by Nancy Vason: As leaders of global businesses, you draw from a deep well of talent. According to the Harvard Business Review , English is now the global language of business, and more and more multinational companies are mandating English as the common corporate language.

A Failing Global Workplace

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob''s blog entries "Allahu akbar” A Failing Global Workplace “Death to America" “I just want to work!” Gallup Press Gallup’s State of the Global Workplace report JIm Clifton LinkedIn Pulse Mohammed Bouazizi only 13% of employees worldwide are truly engaged in their jobs the Arab Spring The Coming Jobs War Here is a brief but remarkably insightful article by Jim Clifton for LinkedIn Pulse.

Global survey reveals staggering results on job satisfaction

Chart Your Course

According to staffing agency Kelly Services’ annual survey covering 120,000 respondents globally, a staggering 48 percent of employees are unhappy in their current jobs, up from 47 percent the previous year. via Global survey reveals staggering results on job satisfaction.

Survey 188

A Look Back At My Top 10 Leadership Insights From 2013

Tanveer Naseer

As we welcome the arrival of a New Year, many of us are naturally filled with hope and excitement about the possibilities and opportunities for growth, change and success over the upcoming 12 months.

Time to Celebrate the Heroic Women of 2013

Women on Business

Global Perspectives heroic women inspirational women microsoft women changing the world We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven''t already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link].

The McKinsey Quarterly: Ten Most Popular Articles (3Q 2013)

First Friday Book Synopsis

To read any/all of them, please click here. * * * Disruptive technologies: Advances that will transform life, business, and the global economy James Manyika, Michael Chui, Jacques Bughin, Richard Dobbs, Peter Bisson, and Alex Marrs The relentless parade […]. These are three of the ten most popular articles as selected by the McKinsey Quarterly‘s readers.

“Girl Power” Bridges the Generation Gap

Women on Business

Equality Global Perspectives Leadership News and Insights Politics Social Media #2030NOW 21 Women Leaders for the 21st Century 92Y bill & melinda gates foundation change.org dawn elyse warden-reeder Emma Axelrod Ericsson female leaders 2013 gender equality girl power Girl Up International Day of the Girl Child Malala Yousafzia mashable SGS social good summit 2030 Unchartered Play United Nations Foundation World Food Programme We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now.

Power 178

2013 Trends and The Power of Women

Women on Business

I was recently asked to think about how 2013 trends will impact women in the work force and how women will impact the trends. But many of the trends are picking up speed now and should become even more pronounced in 2013. companies have a woman CEO versus 9% globally.

Trends 261

Global Business Attitudes to Risk – What are the Facts?

Women on Business

We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven''t already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link]. Guest Posts business risk corporate risk lloyds risk index risk factors risk preparedness

Brand Marketing Opportunities and Challenges for 2013

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: Are you ready to market your brand and get big results in 2013? 2013 will be a year filled with opportunities and challenges for brand marketing. Brands need to embrace visual content to tell their stories in 2012 just like the global audience has.

Brand 205

The 7 Most Popular Leadership and Communication Blog Posts of 2013

leaderCommunicator

I’ve reviewed our blog posts from 2013, and I love seeing which topics and interests resonated with you. Here are the top 7 most popular blog posts of 2013, counting down from number 7: Number 7: 8 Tips for Leadership When Communicating During Tough Times.

Blog 149

Urban world: The shifting global business landscape

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob''s blog entries A wake-up call for CEOs Fortune Global 500 companies Jaana Remes James Manyika Jonathan Woetzel McKinsey & Company McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) McKinsey Quarterly Optimize sales networks Reconsider the headquarters configuration and the location of other core activities Richard Dobbs Sven Smit Understand how customers and competitors are evolving Urban world: The shifting global business landscape Yaw Agyenim-Boateng

The New World of the Global Consumer

Strategy Driven

The new global consumer appears to be a bundle of contradictions who keeps secrets from marketers and sometimes lies to us. You just finished reading The New World of the Global Consumer ! The post The New World of the Global Consumer appeared first on StrategyDriven.

An Opportunity: Startup Weekend Ahmedabad 2013

QAspire

Last week, I was reading about Startup Weekend (SW) – a global entrepreneurship movement that focuses on experiential education for entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs. The event is scheduled from 1 st to 3 rd March 2013 at IIM – Ahmedabad.

Dealing With Complexity in Leadership

Leading in Context

Ethical Leader Ethical Thinking complexity ethical leadership ethical responsibility ethical thinking global ethics global mindset systems thinkingDealing with work complexity has become a major leadership development issue. And it has ethical implications. As our work becomes more complex, so do our ethical dilemmas.

Ethics 251

Local Leadership Impact Part 2

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Community Involvement Leadership Development One of our key goals for 2013 is that character-based leaders connect. While we believe we connect globally, for most of us, we will make our biggest impact locally.

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

Bernd Geropp

New Media Expo 2013/ Blogworld. How to effectivly communicate to a global audience”. Last week I travelled from Germany to the US for the New Media Expo in Las Vegas.

Media 119

The Global Innovation 1000: Navigating the Digital Future

First Friday Book Synopsis

Baker Jennifer Ding John Loehr Richard Holman Stefan Luckner strategy+business magazine The Global Innovation 1000: Navigating the Digital Future tools that are transforming innovation—from customer insight to product launch Here is a brief excerpt from an article co-authored by Barry Jaruzelski, John Loehr, and Richard Holman for strategy+business magazine, published by Booz & Company.

5 Ways CEOs Can Build an Ethical Culture

Leading in Context

Ethical Organization ethical culture ethical leadership ethical leadership context ethical leadership development ethical leadership in a global society By Linda Fisher Thornton CEOs are in a unique position to make ethics a priority through their everyday actions, but simply modeling ethics isn''t nearly enough. Here is a starting list of 5 actions CEOs can take that move organizations toward an ethical culture.

Ethics 262

Bringing Global Worth to Your Network

Mills Scofield

Honored to be on Switch & Shift on Shawn Murphy ''s birthday!!! Could he want anything else? Seriously, what a nice privilege - and a terrific site! Thank you!! BIF9 Culture Innovation Leadership Networking Strategy Switch and Shift

Four Ways to Create a Culture of Trust and Openness

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Change Management Leadership Development Team Dynamics In today’s fast-paced, globally-connected business world in which we live, an organization’s successes and failures can be tweeted across the Internet in a matter of seconds.

10 Questions On “Leading With Ethics” (From the Oct. 8 #leadfromwithin Tweetchat)

Leading in Context

Ethical Leader Ethical Thinking 7 Lenses ethical leadership ethical leadership in a global context ethical thinking what is ethical leadership By Linda Fisher Thornton I was very fortunate to have had the opportunity to co-host the live #leadfromwithin Tweetchat with @LollyDaskal on October 8th. The topic was Leading With Ethics, and the participation was robust, with thousands of Tweets per hour!

Ethics 259

Tilting the global balance: An interview with the CEO of Solvay

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob''s blog entries Christian Jourquin Hervé de Barbeyrac Jean-Pierre Clamadieu McKinsey & Company McKinsey Quarterly Rhodia Ruben Verhoeven the appropriate role for a global CEO seeking to build a fresh culture the dangers of “sequential” thinking the importance of strategic agility [comma] radical plans for the group’s top talent Tilting the global balance: An interview with the CEO of Solvay

Leading the Conversation About Ethical Leadership

Leading in Context

Ethical Organization complexity ethical leadership development ethical mindset ethics training what is ethical leadership what is global leadership By Linda Fisher Thornton Dialogue is a powerful tool for developing ethical organizations. Workplace issues are complex and opinions will always vary about what ethical behavior means. This combination creates a kind of "murky uncertainty" that keeps employees from giving us their best, most ethical performance.

Ethics 257

How Is Ethical Leadership a Strategic Advantage?

Leading in Context

Here are three of the many ways that ethical leadership helps us compete: Ethical Leader Ethical Organization Trends complexity ethical leadership global mindset Leadership trends in ethical leadership what is ethical leadershipBusinesses that are proactive and that make ethical leadership a priority will benefit in many ways.

Ethics 262

Ethical Leadership Brings Out the Best in People and Organizations

Leading in Context

Ethical Leader Ethical Organization Trends ethical ethical leadership ethical organization global leadership leading ethicallym ethics what is ethical leadership After taking the Leading in Context website and branding back to the drawing board, this week I''m delighted to introduce the Leading in Context® Website version 2.0.

Ethics 229

Blogging on Business Update from Bob Morris (Week of 9/30/13)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob''s blog entries "McKinsey Quarterly: Top Ten Newsletter (Third Quarter 2013)" "Six Lessons for Managing CEO transitions" "The Corner Office" "The luck factor in all human experience" Adam Bryant Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Had His Top Execs Read These Three Books Are you a Diminisher or a Multiplier? I hope that at least a few of these recent posts will be of interest to you: BOOK REVIEWS Out Think: How Innovative Leaders Drive Exceptional Outcomes G.

Blog 73

Voting ends Sept 1st for Thinkers50 Top Management Thinker Award for 2013

Marshall Goldsmith

Dear Friends, We are nearing the 2013 Thinkers50 biannual awards. It is now the premier global ranking of management thinkers. If you haven’t yet heard of Thinkers50, here is a little background. Thinkers50 was launched in 2001.

Cultural Competence Required

Leading in Context

Ethical Leader Ethical Thinking ethical ethical leadership ethical leadership in a global society ethical responsibility what are leadership skills what is ethical leadership By Linda Fisher Thornton Openness to learning about other cultures has become a necessary component of leadership. One way to help people respect cultural differences is to build what UNESCO calls "intercultural competence.".

Ethics 214

What If…?

Lead Change Blog

Deb has 20+ years of experience in strategic planning, execution and innovation with manufacturing, service and high-technology companies from large global companies to early-stage.

Global access to your emails

Chartered Management Institute

Most of you reading this are probably saying; "So what?" Well in the last two weeks, I've been in conversation with three travelling consultants who were struggling to keep going with their old style systems and hadn't realised that there's a much easier approach almost instantly available to them. You are not watching this post, click to start watching read more

The Art of Science

Lead Change Blog

Deb has 20+ years of experience in strategic planning, execution and innovation with manufacturing, service and high-technology companies from large global companies to early-stage. Posted in Light Your World [link] I met Nick Mayer when ordering a gorgeous Blue Lobster print of his.

Proactivity, Performance and Potential

Leading in Context

Ethical Organization Ethical Thinking 7 Lenses ethical leadership ethical leadership in a global society leading ethically what is ethical leadership By Linda Fisher Thornton The Manifesto This week, I want to continue to explore the mindset behind The Leading in Context® Manifesto. Here is an important quote from it about the positive impact of ethical leadership: "Imagine the potential. What could we accomplish if we proactively developed ethical leaders and an ethical culture?

Ethics 210

Result of a #RCUS? Libyian & California Kids Sharing Art

Lead Change Blog

Deb has 20+ years of experience in strategic planning, execution and innovation with manufacturing, service and high-technology companies from large global companies to early-stage. Posted in Light Your World [link] Have you just started grinning when reading something?