Setting The Example

Joseph Lalonde

This Stormtrooper knows how to set the example – Image by JD Hancock. It’s setting the example. What Does It Mean To Set The Example? Realizing what setting the example is doesn’t take a lot of work. Your position requires you to set the example.

7 Examples Of Great Leadership

Joseph Lalonde

O ne may wonder where they can find examples of great leadership. If you ask me, I’d say you can find these examples almost anywhere. And still you may find great leadership examples from those long gone and far away. Leadership example? Leadership example?

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What Leading By Example Really Means

Kevin Eikenberry

Any discussion of great leaders will include the cliché that the best leaders lead by example. The post What Leading By Example Really Means appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

7 Examples of Shallow Leadership

Ron Edmondson

The post 7 Examples of Shallow Leadership appeared first on Ron Edmondson. Growing in our leadership abilities — including growing in the knowledge of leadership and the relational aspect of leadership– should be a goal for every leader.

4 Examples When Strategy Should Drive a Leader’s Decision

Ron Edmondson

To help you get started, let me share a few examples of times a leader needs to be strategic with their decision. Those are just a few examples. There are times the “gut call” comes in handy for a leader. Leaders often must make quick and decisive decisions.

A World Class Example of Dopamine Derailment

Next Level Blog

In the latest installment of the story that wouldn’t die, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has announced that the two Price Waterhouse partners responsible for the Best Picture award snafu will never work the Oscars again.

7 Examples of Lazy Leadership Practices

Ron Edmondson

Here are a 7 examples of lazy leadership practices. The post 7 Examples of Lazy Leadership Practices appeared first on Ron Edmondson. 7 Examples of Shallow Leadership. 7 Examples of Unwritten Rules that Shape an Organization. Laziness is a sin.

Follow by Example

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development Self Leadership Picture the best follower you have ever known. Was this person in possession of any of these traits? Knew their stuff. Had drive and determination. Was positive and willing to serve. Challenged you and made your ideas better.

5 Examples of Leading Outside the Norm

Ron Edmondson

Here are 5 examples of how a successful leader must lead in today’s environment: Adapting leadership to followers individual needs and expectations. The post 5 Examples of Leading Outside the Norm appeared first on Ron Edmondson.

3 Examples of Being a Leader For a Season

Ron Edmondson

Here are a few examples: Some leaders get things started. The post 3 Examples of Being a Leader For a Season appeared first on Ron Edmondson. I am frequently contacted when someone is debating the right time to leave a leadership position.

7 Examples of Tough, But Smart Leadership Decisions

Ron Edmondson

There are many examples of tough, but smart leadership decisions. 7 examples of some tough but smart leadership decisions: If the answer is going to be no. Those are 7 examples of tough, but smart decisions I have to make in leadership. 7 Examples of Shallow Leadership.

Three Examples of Practical Innovation

Rajesh Setty

Here are three examples of practical innovations where you will see “insight in action.” Innovation Main Page Dabbawala examples insight S-Oil Tesco Having an insight is to see what everyone else is seeing but notice only what a few will notice. Tweet This.

My example, my hero

Lead on Purpose

My heart is heavy as I write this article; my father passed away a few days ago. I’ve been thinking about Dad and the important lessons he taught me, both when I was growing up and lived with him in … Continue reading → Leadership Dad father hard work perseverance responsibility

7 Examples of Unwritten Rules that Shape an Organization

Ron Edmondson

Here are a 7 examples: The culture – How does it responds to change? 5 Examples of Leading Outside the Norm. In an organization the unwritten rules are just as, if not more, important than the written rules. I wrote about that idea HERE.

Lead By Example Others Will Follow

Lead from Within

That’s why the gold standard of leadership is leading by example. When you lead by example, you make it easy for others to follow you. Lead From Within: When you lead by example, you create a vision of what is possible for others.

How Vision Drives $Millions: A Real-World Example | C-Level.

C-Level Strategies

About Lisa Petrilli Twitter, LinkedIN, EMAIL Lisa Speaking Hire Lisa RSS How Vision Drives $Millions: A Real-World Example 17 Jun My very first “official&# marketing role was Product Manager for Baxter’s base/core/what-the-business-had-been-built-on I.V.

Lead by Example

Lead on Purpose

He did not lead by example and it made the workplace confusing, uncertain and ultimately stressful. But in the end, when you lead by example, you set the tone for your team and create a culture in your department and office. Here are five ways you can lead by example and influence your team to innovate and succeed every time: 1. When you as the leader listen to your team members, you in turn lead by example and demonstrate them the importance of listening each and every time.

The Example of Victims


Much is made of leadership by example. I recently thought of another form of example: the example of victims. As you know, the concept urges leaders to exemplify the conduct and values they wish to see in their followers.

An Example of Leading Under Pressure (Or not)

Ron Edmondson

The post An Example of Leading Under Pressure (Or not) appeared first on Ron Edmondson. I had a great illustration of leading under pressure recently. Or, to be more honest, the need to do so. I met a friend at a local restaurant for breakfast.

Examples of Companies Engaging on reddit

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. How Should I Participate

Historical Examples for Leadership Studies

Orrin Woodward

Orrin Woodward Leadership Team Welcome to the leadership blog of the 2010 International Association of Business Top 10 Leadership Guru Orrin Woodward. Ideas have consequences and the goal of this blog is to discuss ideas of consequence. Some ideas you may agree with and some you may disagree.

Is Academia Failing to Develop Leaders? SEC Conference Example

Modern Servant Leader

Tonight the top two college football teams of the year battled on the gridiron. There was no doubt these two schools developed athletic leaders. However, are the institutions behind these teams developing leaders off the field? I recently wrote about our leadership failure in academia.

Turning Lemons into Lemonade: 10 Inspirational Examples of Epic Failure and Resiliency

Great Leadership By Dan

A good example to keep authors, inventors, and job seekers encouraged. "Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.". Confucius. Leadership development and failure go hand in hand.

Winning with Talent Management: Three Real-Life Examples

Crossderry Blog

The wrong person in the wrong role costs real money. Studies suggest bad hires cost 250% of the role’s salary. In other words, a bad $100K hire will cost you $250K! And when it comes to the cost of a bad project manager, look at it this way: , what was the size of your last failed project: $1 million, $10 million, $100 million? You win the talent game with the best talent. But how do you identify “best”?

3 Examples of a Leader For a Season

Ron Edmondson

Here are a few examples: Some leaders get things started – They are great starters, but horrible maintainers. Related posts: 7 Examples of Unwritten Rules that Shape an Organization. 5 Examples of Leading Outside the Norm.

Does Example Trump Reason?

Kevin Eikenberry

Example has more followers than reason.” The question posed in the title of this post is answered, at least by one person, in today’s quotation. I’ll have more to say below. ” – Christian Nevell Bovee, 19th century author Questions to Ponder Do I agree with the quotation? What would I like to influence others about? [.]. Influence Leadership Learning Quotations Uncategorized persuasion

Lead By Example

Linked 2 Leadership

Why not set the example by overcoming your vices , putting aside your anger, adopting an attitude of pure positive thoughts and actions and by making a concerted effort to be a better person ? Amanda Russell said: Lead By Example [link] [.]

Using Negative Examples to Teach Ethics? Why It’s Not Enough.

Leading in Context

We can''t teach ethics by giving people negative examples. By Linda Fisher Thornton How many times have we tried to teach people about ethics by explaining every detail of what it doesn''t look like? We describe laws and regulations and ethics guidelines in great detail, then ask attendees if there are any questions. After learning in great detail how to stay out of trouble, the thought on their minds may just be "Okay, now I know what NOT to do."

Seven Ways The Best Leaders Set an Example By Going First

Kevin Eikenberry

To lead someone or something means, literally, to be in front, so that others can see and follow in that direction. Stated another way, if you think you are leading, but no one is following, you are just taking a walk. In yet other words, leaders are leaders because of what they do, not because [.]. Leadership Learning attitude change expectations listening questions trust

GC19: Game-Thinking at Work: Enterprise Gamification Examples | with Jim Wexler

Engaging Leader

The post GC19: Game-Thinking at Work: Enterprise Gamification Examples | with Jim Wexler appeared first on Engaging Leader.

Leading in Crisis…The Example of General Stanley McChrystal

Ron Edmondson

Related posts: Lessons from General Motors for the Church? Leading with Control Versus Leading with Influence. Andy Stanley Interviews Jim Collins. Leadership Organizational Leadership

People Copy Examples and Wonder Why They Don’t Succeed

Deming Institute

People copy examples and then they wonder what is the trouble. They look at examples and without theory they learn nothing. There are just so many factors you can’t easily explain all the factors unless there has been a huge amount of effort to figure it out (so for example, a huge franchise organization that is well run may well have a decent idea of the critical factors and how the are inter-dependent, but most organizations will not).

Easy; Convenient; Fast – The Mantra for Every New Step Forward (the latest example comes from Tesla)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Recently, I heard a higher-up at a travel web-site based company talk about what you… Read More Easy; Convenient; Fast – The Mantra for Every New Step Forward (the latest example comes from Tesla). I’m an old guy. I remember having to walk across the room to change the channel on the television set. And, by the way, my first television was small screen, black and white, and received 3 stations. Yep, just 3.

5 Example of a Leader for a Season

Ron Edmondson

Home About Consulting Church Family Leadership Navigation: Home » Leadership » Business » 5 Examples of a Leader for a Season 5 Examples of a Leader for a Season January 13, 2011 in Business , Change , Leadership , Organizational Leadership , Uncategorized with 17 Comments I am frequently asked when is the right time to leave a leadership position. What other example would you list?

An Inspiring Example Of The Power Of Our Words

Tanveer Naseer

Over the last couple of years, I’ve had the opportunity to host a number of talented and respected leadership and business thinkers who’ve graciously shared their insights and experiences with my readers. While I’m grateful to each and every one of them, I have to say I’m particularly excited about hosting the writings of this next guest, those of my daughter Alya.

Leading By Example and Some Mistaken Beliefs

You're Not the Boss of Me

Someone once said, “ A good example has twice the value of good advice.” Many people have written about the importance of leading by example. Or, perhaps it is that some of us have mistaken beliefs about what leading by example is really about.

The Golden Rule, With a Twist

RapidStart Leadership

The most powerful form of leading is personal example. Learn Concepts RapidStart Leadership Blog Written Blog golden rule john wooden leadership personal example respect Trust

3 Examples of Humility in Leadership

Dave Bratcher

Who were the people who helped you succeed? Do you remember their names? Credit: Bud Grimes ( UT-Martin ). The three folks pictured above were recently recognized during Homecoming celebrations at The University of Tennessee at Martin.

Learning from Examples


If you work in a fairly large organization, you are surrounded by individuals who, while serving as good or bad examples, can teach a great deal. I can recall a few from my career: The executive who did immaculate but tardy work which arrived so late that it was worthless. The manager who hid from his staff. The director who practically lived in the field and knew almost everything that took place in his geographically scattered department.

Coach John Wooden and His Two-Hour Practices – An Example of Deep Work

First Friday Book Synopsis

I could tell you what we have done at UCLA each day of practice in all the days I was… Read More Coach John Wooden and His Two-Hour Practices – An Example of Deep Work. It is the hard work you do in practice after you are “all in” that improves your condition. Force yourself when you are tired. John Wooden, Wooden on Leadership Daily practice plans are very important.