Leading Diversity

Lead Change Blog

This week I was reminded of the diversity in leadership while attending the International Computer Electronics Show (CES). With well over a hundred thousand people attending, I often found myself watching, listening and interacting with a very diverse group from … Continue reading → Lead Change Group - Leaders Growing Leaders. Leadership Development Collaborate communication Difference diversity Teamwork trust

Aim Higher: Servant Leaders Value Diverse Opinions

Skip Prichard

She taught me the power of diversity. “It Even if we don’t develop the ‘third option,’ I become aware of alternatives. Servant Leadership and Diversity. Undoubtedly, you’ve deduced that the first quality is simply this: value diverse opinions. Lessons from a Debate.

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February 2020 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the February 2020 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. Ann Howell of Science of Working contributed Build your Diversity and Inclusion Strategy Today. These six thought starters will help you build a Diversity & Inclusion strategy.”

Diversity of a Different Persuasion

N2Growth Blog

Diversity is a complex issue because it comes in all shapes and sizes. As an Executive Recruiter, I have been asked to identify candidates who are diverse in terms of race, ethnicity, gender and even geography. Or, to put it more formally, diversity of demographic cohort.

5 Uncomfortable Observations About Workforce Diversity

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development We base our first impressions on external appearance. When we reflexively act from a prejudiced place, are we really prizing diversity? Leadership Development Coaching diversity Leadership management managing people better Paul Potts people management prejudice recruiting Susan Boyle teamGrooming. Teeth. Attire. Accessories. Accent. We notice scuffs on shoes, extra pounds, and age.

October 2019 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 development, engagement, productivity, team building, and more. Development. Karin Hurt of Let’s Grow Leaders provided How to Prepare for a Better Development Discussion (Free Tool). Karin shares: “Development discussions always go better when your employee comes prepared to engage in conversation.

WEadership Practice #2: Build Diverse Networks

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development This post is the second in a series that began here summarizing the findings of a one-year study of workforce leadership. WEadership Practice #2: Build Diverse Networks. Leadership Development collaboration diversity Leadership network weaving networking social networks WEadership

Expanding Professional Development

General Leadership

“The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.” Professional development is one of the most critical areas for an organizational leader to remain focused on. The post Expanding Professional Development appeared first on General Leadership.

Leadership and Diversity Tulsa June 28

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development Workplace Issues TCC Department of Continuing Education and Lead Change Tulsa are hosting another breakfast leadership discussion, Effectively Leading a Diverse Organization this Thursday, June 28, at the TCC Center For Creativity, 910 S. Our Panelists Haley Buzzard Graduate Candidate at DePaul University Jesse Guardiola Career Development and Hispanic [.]. Leadership Development Workplace Issues breakfast diversity Local groups Tulsa

March 2019 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the March 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. In doing so, they help their most creative people to develop exciting new ideas.” Development. Developing the culture can quickly grow productivity, on the other hand. How do you develop the culture?”

Diversity & Leadership | N2Growth Blog

N2Growth Blog

Let me be clear: leadership and diversity should have nothing to do with one another. I’ll take it one step further – I can’t really think of any issue that should be argued or decided solely on the merits of diversity. of virtually every diversity segment.

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. Laura writes: “Diversity creates alchemy, which has the potential to turn crazy-sounding ideas into gold.

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!”

October 2017 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the October 2017 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival! Development. Mary Ila Ward of Horizon Point Consulting provided What is Diversity and Why Does it Matter? Mary Ila recaps, “Diversity and inclusion it isn’t about discrimination.

Your Employees, Leadership, Strengths and Diversity

CoachStation

Well, there are books and books covering this topic, but my experiences highlight two points stand out: The need for focus on strengths Diversity and differences that naturally exist between people. Continue reading Your Employees, Leadership, Strengths and Diversity at CoachStation.

Leadership and Diversity Training

The Center For Leadership Studies

We started out sort of wandering all over the place and somehow wound up talking about diversity training or, more accurately, bad diversity training! As is the case with many informal discussions that wind up becoming meaningful conversations, we found common ground rather quickly: Bad diversity training is the kind that raises awareness, then pretty much calls it a day. Good diversity training is remarkably like “good leadership training.”

Making Diversity Central to Success: Q&A With Chevron’s Chief Diversity Officer

HR Digest

Diversity is an overused word, but at Chevron it’s a perfect description of its corporate culture. The company’s 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report highlights how diversity and inclusion (D&I) feature so centrally in the company’s success story.

Leadership and Diversity Training

The Center For Leadership Studies

We started out sort of wandering all over the place and somehow wound up talking about diversity training or, more accurately, bad diversity training! Good diversity training is remarkably like “good leadership training.”

February 2019 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the February 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. Development. Dan McCarthy of Great Leadership provided Leadership Development Goals for 2019. Our leadership challenge is to welcome and engage diverse styles to gain the best out of everyone.”

Driving Diversity: 3 Ways for Leaders to Effectively Navigate Their Workplace

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development Diversity. Defined at its simplest, diversity it is the sum of differences as well as similarities among and within all people added with the glorious power that comes from that truth. Leadership Development development diversity Leadership self leadership teamMuch discussion has surrounded this small but powerful word over the past twenty years in our workplaces. So what is it?

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. Diane writes, “Diversity is good for business. Leadership Development Leadership Management

Why Have We Stopped Talking About Diversity At Work?

Let's Grow Leaders

I’ll never forget attending a leadership development program at a fancy hotel in the early 1990s. The main topic was diversity. We clearly needed that diversity program. Perhaps you remember the “diversity” era. Is diversity handled?

Appreciate Diversity and Encourage Creativity to Develop Teamwork

Great Results Team Building

This article on why leaders should appreciate diversity and encourage creativity to develop teamwork is published as a guest post on the "Teamwork and Leadership Bloggings" website. Read the entire article (to appreciate diversity and develop teamwork in your orgnization!)

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. Leadership Development Leadership Management

October 2015 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the October 2015 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival. Dan writes, “When a leader lets their emotions get the better of them they can quickly develop a reputation as volatile, moody, defensive, or having a lack of leadership presence.

Do you value diversity?

Deep Imprints

You can watch it here: [link] Here is a valuable quote in a section on the need for diversity: “The church is God’s masterpiece. Coaching Communication Leadership Self Leadership Team Leadership View from the Pew Worship change ecclesiology Influence Power team development

June 2018 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the 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. tragedy developed the ability to lead quickly. Development. You need a diversity of people who will present great information to you and challenge you with others.

July 2015 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

The Lead Change Group is grateful to Jane Perdue of Braithwaite Innovation Group for hosting the July 2015 Leadership Development Carnival. Getting diverse perspectives will usually generate more innovative solutions.

Action Steps to Advance Boardroom Diversity Defined

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) released a new report today that details the strategies directors and boards can implement to advance boardroom diversity. The Diverse Board: Moving from Interest to Action report was developed by the NACD Blue Ribbon Commission, comprised of representatives from the corporate directory community, CEOs, and other governance experts.

April 2015 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the April 2015 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival. He reminds readers, “Feedback can be one of the most powerful ways to develop employees and improve performance,” then asks, “so why are many managers so hesitant to give it?”

April 2017 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the April 2017 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival! As I read through this month’s Leadership Development Carnival entries, I felt a bit of the same. Here are a few things we can stop doing in hopes of developing better leaders.”

How Much Do You Invest in Leadership Development?

Lead Change Blog

When cultural change abounds, the irony I frequently observe is organisations engage in less leadership development, rather than more. They are more diverse, culturally and generationally. However, I remain unconvinced about how effectively organisations are investing in leadership development to meet today’s challenges. I still encounter too frequently outdated approaches to leadership development. We need to re-think leadership development methods.

Sponsored Video: The Secret to Developing Relationships with Diverse Customer Audiences

Women on Business

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Exemplary Diversity and Inclusion Practices from a Culture-Driven Company

Strategy Driven

The conversation about diversity and inclusion (D&I) has gathered a lot of momentum in the last few years, in the corporate world as well as in society more generally. In many culture-driven companies, thinking and talking about diversity and inclusion is non-negotiable.

The Big Picture of Business – Diversity is Important for Business

Strategy Driven

Diversity is most important for business, the economy and quality of life. I have conducted many diversity audits of companies. I have seen corporate America embrace diversity in many practices, including the workforce and suppliers. Quotes About Diversity.

October 2017 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the October 2017 edition of the Leadership Development Carnival! Development. Mary Ila Ward of Horizon Point Consulting provided What is Diversity and Why Does it Matter? Mary Ila recaps, “Diversity and inclusion it isn’t about discrimination.

Celebrating Diversity

Marshall Goldsmith

Consumers can have access to an incredible diversity of goods that may have been produced anywhere in the world. While, in theory, global trade will create greater product diversity, in practice it sometimes creates greater homogeneity. But by communicating with people of diverse backgrounds, we quickly learn that negative ethnic stereotypes are invalid. Open communication can lead to a world where diversity is celebrated and the ethnic hatred and violence is reduced.

Apple’s Latest Diversity Report A Big “So What”

N2Growth Blog

Last week, Apple released its latest Diversity Report. Apple claims that from July 2016 to July 2017, half of its new hires in the U.S. I don’t think hiring by the numbers is the best way to establish a diverse and inclusive corporate culture. I think that you have to work at changing people’s minds to do that. How Apple Can Win the Diversity Game.

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May 2013 Leadership Development Carnival

Let's Grow Leaders

What an amazing line-up contributions for the May Leadership Development Carnival. A heartfelt thanks to all the thought leaders who contributed to this diverse collection. The post May 2013 Leadership Development Carnival appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders.

The Diversity Index Review

CEO Blog

I read an interesting book by Susan Reed called The Diversity Index - The alarming Truth About Diverstity in Corporate America. I know where I grew up in small town Ontario, Canada, there was very little racial diversity, so it would not be reasonable to have a lot of racial diversity in most of the businesses. (of of course not true of gender diversity, since half of the people were women) I like to think of myself as gender/race blind.

Making Progress on Diversity and Inclusion Means Getting the Data Right

HR Digest

A global manufacturing company knew they needed to make progress on their diversity and inclusion goals. They can help business and HR leaders measure their progress, assess the impact of their diversity goals, and gain insight into what’s working (and what’s not).

Why Leadership Development and Talent Programs Fall Short

N2Growth Blog

Why are so many leadership development and high potential talent programs continuing to fail, or at the very least, not producing what we hope for? Some leaders may be fantastic at running a P&L, marketing or generating sales, but they have no clue how to recognize talent nor develop it.

Why Leadership Development and Talent Programs Fall Short

N2Growth Blog

Why are so many leadership development and high potential talent programs continuing to fail, or at the very least, not producing what we hope for? Some leaders may be fantastic at running a P&L, marketing or generating sales, but they have no clue how to recognize talent nor develop it.