Leading Thoughts for April 16, 2020

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Jack Trout on the simple approach to success: “Trying harder, believing in yourself, walking on fire, and saying, ‘yes I can’ are not steps up the ladder of success. Source: The Power of Simplicity by Jack Trout with Steve Rivkin. Insecure managers create complexity. Frightened, nervous managers use thick, convoluted planning books and busy slides filled with everything they’ve known since childhood.

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Is simplicity still an important theme?

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Home ELS Home Leadership Development Executive Leadership Training Change Management Learning Products Employee Selection Contact us Mar 02 Is simplicity still an important theme? Pandy Tomko on How to Optimize Your Team-based Learning & Development Mindy Bortness on Important leadership & team content you can apply immediately. Start developing your leadership skills today!

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19 Key Leadership Competencies & Behaviors from 29 Top Experts

Miles Anthony Smith

What is the number #1 book you recommend for learning how to become a better leader (boss/manager or leading self)? To succeed, a leader must learn to balance their relationships, time, strategic efforts and personal development. Not only does it provide tools and resources for those transitioning into a leadership role, it also includes development strategies for management teams who are overseeing the growth of new leaders. Leaders are developed!

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Don’t Take Work Stress Home with You

Harvard Business

When John was a management consultant, he often was on his laptop working late into the evenings. Develop good mobile device habits. ” Develop good habits and rules that keep your tablets and phones from tethering you to work. Develop a support network of friends and mentors who can help you manage your professional stress so that it isn’t the burden solely of your significant other. Stress Work-life balance Managing yourself Digital Article

Let Them See You as Human

Aspire-CS

Discover areas you can unite with others on – agreement on similar interests or like mindedness on a topic will help develop connections. matt ulinski: September 12, 2010 at 9:13 pm Mary Jo, Having to converse one on one with an upper manager can be very intimidating but it is important to remember that at the end of the day they put their pants on the same way we do. Turns out he was just a normal guy who loves trout fishing.

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