How Committed are You?

Kevin Eikenberry

I’m also asking a question you might want me to clarify, like what type of commitment am I referring to? We’ll get to the clarification in a moment, but before you read on, answer the commitment question: How committed am […]. The post How Committed are You?

The Power of Commitment

Kevin Eikenberry

Few would argue the power of commitment, but few have thought about it deeply. I’ve written about this before, urging leaders to strive to build the commitment of their teams. The post The Power of Commitment appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

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Competence, Commitment, and Character

Lead Change Blog

Hang onto generosity, reciprocity, and ethical commitments. ? Display competence, commitment, and character, and hold others accountable for doing the same. ? Deciding to get right with competence, commitment, and character starts in our own heads and hearts, so whether there’s leadership with or without soul starts with us. The post Competence, Commitment, and Character appeared first on Lead Change.

Developing Ownership and Commitment: A Frontline Festival

Let's Grow Leaders

This month, our contributors share their thoughts about developing ownership and commitment (and a few shared things they were most proud of.) The post Developing Ownership and Commitment: A Frontline Festival appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Welcome to the Let’s Grow Leaders Frontline Festival! Thanks to Joy and Tom Guthrie of Vizwerx Group for the great pic […].

10 Truths About Commitment That Enlarge Leadership

Leadership Freak

If it feels like you’re pushing ropes, the problem is commitment. You’re doomed to disappointment, stress, and frustration when you pressure people to do things they aren’t committed to do.

Two Commitments Necessary to Resolve any Conflict

Leadership Freak

Conflict is a leadership… Continue reading → Conflict resolution Conflict Resolution Leadership Leadership DevelopmentA win-lose interaction ignites competition. Inevitability: Reject the drama of “I can’t believe this is happening.”

Now That You Have Committed – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

Recently I suggested that we have a National Commitment Day. So after we make the commitment, the question is…NOW WHAT? Here are six steps to help you get greater success in achieving what you have committed to. Tweet it out: Commitment without a plan won’t get […]. The post Now That You Have Committed – Remarkable TV appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

The Three Circles of Team Commitment

Kevin Eikenberry

Having team commitment seems like a good thing (it is). Even if you want to and believe you can improve your team commitment, you must know what you are trying to improve. Because team commitment isn’t one […].

July 2020 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the July 2020 Leadership Development Carnival! We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, development, engagement, motivation, productivity, team building, and more. Development. Julie Winkle Giulioni shared Why ‘No Thanks’ is an Unacceptable Response to Development Today. The post July 2020 Leadership Development Carnival appeared first on Lead Change.

Three Surprising Benefits of Making a Commitment

Leadership Freak

A leader who’s reluctant to commitment respects the value of commitments. But remarkable success demands commitment. Reluctance to commit is natural. Refusal to commit is deadly. Leaders who excel make courageous commitments. Half-hearted… Continue reading → Commitment energy Failure Leadership Leadership Development

The Three Commitments Leaders Must Make

Kevin Eikenberry

Because, I suppose you don’t have to make any of these commitments; yet, to the degree that you don’t make them, you will reduce your success. Stated another way, there is a direct correlation between a leader’s commitment and their success. This title is misleading.

How Are You Committed to Everyday Leadership?

Lead Change Blog

Self Leadership Character-based Leadership Inspiration Leadership Development Values This phrase popped in my head the other day: everyday leadership. You can demonstrate personal leadership without the title. At the Lead Change Group, we are all about that.

June 2020 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the June 2020 Leadership Development Carnival! We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, development, engagement, motivation, productivity, team building, and more. Development. Marcella considers: “ Now is the time to develop the Culture! Build trust and relationships – and start developing your shared, meaningful purpose.

10 Ways to Help Reluctant People Make Commitments

Leadership Freak

Leaders spend too much time trying to get performance from people who aren’t committed. The worst thing you can do is explain why it-will-work to people who aren’t committed to make-it-work. You know… Continue reading → Commitment Leadership Leadership Development organizational success

How I’m Committing To Evolve

Reality-Based Leadership

I am committing to bring you resources (find them at the bottom of this post) that I hope will help as you self-reflect on your part in this current situation. I committed long ago never to use my platform for politics. I commit to owning the harm regardless of my intentions.

Compliance or Commitment, Which Do You Want?

Kevin Eikenberry

Most leadership development is hollow until those learning are clear on their answer to this question. The post Compliance or Commitment, Which Do You Want? Coaching & Developing Others Leadership & Supervisory Skills

Successful Leaders Understand the Power of Commitments

Leadership Freak

Performance is like pushing a rope apart from shared commitments. The answer is people do what THEY… Continue reading → Success Taking others higher Values Leadership Leadership Development organizational successManagers often ask, “How can I get people to do what I want them to do?”

April 2019 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the April Leadership Development Carnival. We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, productivity, development, engagement, team building, and more. When people understand the organization’s financial health on a deeper level, they will become more engaged and committed to being a part of its success.” Development.

March Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the March Leadership Development Carnival! Development. Jon Mertz of Thin Difference submitted The True Test of Leadership Development: Hiring or Promoting? Jon shares: “What is the true test of leadership development?

Be More Committed – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

Having a highly committed team takes investment and time. Check out today’s video to find out the secret to a more committed team. Tweet it out: All leaders want committed team members. Step one is to make sure they are committed themselves, and their […]. The post Be More Committed – Remarkable TV appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. Leadership & Supervisory Skills Personal & Professional Development Video

Solution Saturday: Praise for Over-commitment

Leadership Freak

George, being a thoughtful young leader, began talking about over-commitment and… Continue reading → Marks of leaders Personal Growth Servant-leadership Values Growth Leadership Development leadership successI told George, “A life that matters is lived in service to others. The more you serve – the more you matter.”

November Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Leadership Development Carnival! Development. Development. In this fun post, Randy shares six ways you can develop your own badass leadership style.” The post November Leadership Development Carnival appeared first on Lead Change. Welcome to the November 2017.

How to Motivate Others to Commit

Leadership Freak

Why is commitment so low? Reluctance: Reluctance to commit is natural and healthy. Overcoming reluctance is part… Continue reading → Leading Motivation Taking others higher Vision Leadership Leadership Development leadership success Frustrated leaders ask, “How can I convince others to do what I want them to do?”

How to Help Cautious Decision-Makers Make Commitments

Leadership Freak

Great results require meaningful commitments. A commitment is saying NO many times in service to a meaningful YES. Maybe is worse… Continue reading → Decisions Motivation Personal Growth Taking others higher Leadership Development leadership successThe truth about MAYBE: I hate MAYBE. Just say yes or no!

20 Commitments that Enhance Leadership

Leadership Freak

Leaders without commitments frantically bounce like balls in pinball machines with no clear direction. Commitments are stabilizing stakes in the ground that guide behaviors and inform decisions. Commitments are decisions you don’t reconsider. Top leadership commitments include: Care. Decisions Leading Marks of leaders Optimism Personal Growth Values Vision effective teams Growth Leadership Leadership Development self reflection set deadlines whine

One Question and One Commitment that Enhance Well-Being

Leadership Freak

One question and one commitment have the power to enhance well-being in others. Career Well-Being –… Continue reading → Encouragement engagement Marks of leaders Mentoring Personal Growth Taking others higher Culture Growth Leadership Development organizational successBut first, a Gallup study that represents 98% of the world’s population. 5 Elements of Well-Being: #1.

October 2018 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the October Leadership Development Carnival. We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, creativity and inspiration, development, engagement, team building, and more. Development. Dan McCarthy of Great Leadership provided 50 Development Ideas for the 9 Box Performance and Potential Matrix. If you do, you may want to be ready to take the next step – development!”

December 2019 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the December Leadership Development Carnival. We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, development, motivation, productivity, and more. Eileen reveals those stills and provides tips on how to develop them. Development. David Grossman of The Grossman Group shared 6 Tips to Help Employees Grow and Develop.

Married to the job? – How Leaders show commitment in a fast changing world.

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Change Management Leadership Development After the retirement of a respected and long serving senior leader, his bright-eyed replacement newly selected for the position visited the team. Change Management Leadership Development Commitment Leadership management Transition vision

July 2019 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the July Leadership Development Carnival. We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, development, engagement, team building, and more. Development. Julie Winkle Giulioni contributed The Multiple Intelligences Required to Facilitate Career Development Today. ” This post shares four principles leaders can follow to inspire trust, loyalty, and commitment.

November 2016 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the November 2016 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival! As I was reviewing this month’s submissions to the Leadership Development Carnival, I was wishing we could all get together in a room to exchange these ideas more deeply and directly.

Forget resolutions and make a commitment!

Aspire-CS

However, a “commitment” is something you can sink your teeth into. For most of us a commitment is a promise to ourselves that cannot be broken. Great leaders may not follow through on a resolution, but when they commit, they’re more likely to do what they say they will. How about choosing to make a commitment instead of a resolution? What commitments will you be making in 2015 to improve the way you lead others?

20 Commitments that Enhance Leadership

Leadership Freak

Leaders without commitments frantically bounce like balls in pinball machines with no clear direction. Commitments are stabilizing stakes in the ground that guide behaviors and inform decisions. Commitments are decisions you don’t reconsider. Top leadership commitments include: Care. Decisions Leading Marks of leaders Optimism Personal Growth Values Vision effective teams Growth Leadership Leadership Development self reflection set deadlines whine

3 Questions That Enable Leaders to Call for Commitments

Leadership Freak

Our cat waited for us to lift a bale to see if there might be a… Continue reading → Accountability Courage Taking others higher Leadership Development organizational successBack on the farm, we threw bales of hay down from the hay loft to feed the cows.

June 2017 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the June 2017 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival! Diane Bock of Development Dimensions International (DDI) shared How to Work with People Who Aren’t You. Julie Winkle-Giulioni of Julie Winkle-Giulioni provided Career Development Begins with CARE.

7 Things Drift Taught Me About Commitment

Leadership Freak

I’m reflecting on a young man who doesn’t care much for making commitments. He… Continue reading → Influence Servant-leadership Taking others higher Leadership Development organizational successI’ll call him Drift. He’s easygoing, generous, kind, carefree, and transparent. I like him. Drift doesn’t demand much from life.

May 2017 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the May 2017 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival! Consider this “Top Ten” list before committing to working with an executive coach.” Mike Hoban of Development Dimensions International (DDI) provided Could Siri Become Your Leadership Coach?

July 2017 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the July 2017 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival! Jane Perdue of The Jane Group provided How to develop deep diversity with 9 learning styles. In the post, Jim explains, “To be a true Cyber Leader requires a strong and sustained commitment.

June 2019 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the June Leadership Development Carnival. We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, development, engagement, team building, and more. Development. Dan reflects: “A value such as beauty can be an intrinsic part of leadership development work if that work is recognized for what it is — a work of art.” 4 Steps to Develop Leadership Humility.

Remembering Sacred Commitments

Aspire-CS

» Remembering Sacred Commitments January 17th, 2011 | Author: Mary Jo Asmus I sat transfixed as a group of elected leaders – half of whom were newly elected – discussed how they would work with each other and the local government administration. I wonder if they will be able to stay true to the commitments they’ve made to work together when the going gets tough.

January 2015 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

This Leadership Development Carnival is the first of 2015 and the first since the Lead Change Group has taken the reins from Dan McCarthy of Great Leadership. Since the first Leadership Development Carnival in July 2008 , our community has grown, evolved, and thrived.

4 Ways to Practice the Art of Commitment

Leadership Freak

Shallow commitment cheapens leadership. Half-hearted leaders may have titles, but they can’t inspire commitment. 7 profound benefits of deep commitment: Self-respect. Vague commitments cripple and confuse.… … Continue reading → Personal Growth Taking others higher Leadership Development organizational successDrifting dishonors you and your maker. Clarity.

July 2018 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the July Leadership Development Carnival. We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, employee performance and engagement, personal and professional development, productivity, team building, and more. Development. Shelley Row provided What Commitment Looks Like. Art Petty submitted Leader: It’s Time to Develop Your Listening Muscle.