Leadership: A Global Perspective

N2Growth Blog

This fall, I embarked on a worldwide quest to gain insights and perspectives on global leadership in the 21st century. Opening your mind to global perspectives can inspire you to improve yourself and the people around you too.

35 Leadership Quotes from the 10th Global Peter Drucker Forum

Leading Blog

T HE 10th annual Global Peter Drucker Forum was held in November 2018 in Drucker's home town of Vienna, Austria. The power of pull uses internal capabilities and create long-lasting impact. The three keys of successful transformation are leadership, talent and culture. Power is not given to you by hierarchy. Power is yours when you take the initiative.


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Powerful Questions for Your Business Strategy for 2021

Lead Change Blog

How the pandemic disrupted our lives globally. Firstly, I was struck by how much the pandemic disrupted our way of life globally, and how businesses responded, some faster than others. Powerful questions – for you and your business strategy in 2021 . All the great writers, however, distil their thinking into powerful questions. Here’s my amalgam of some of the most powerful I use with clients. Thinking + Decisions + Action + Reflection = Success.

Going Global? Choose Your Country Wisely

Great Leadership By Dan

Facebook, Apple, or PayPal, all enjoy global success. These companies have “going global” down—they perform strongly in international markets, and can execute across borders because they embed globalization on their daily executive discussions. Develop a Globalization Strategy Part of the agility for a company to stay strong globally is the makeup of their country investment. Being decisive on how to prioritize global expansion is key here.

Recognizing Our Power To Lead And Inspire Others

Tanveer Naseer

While the exact circumstances and dynamics varied among these different leaders, there was nonetheless a common thread at the heart of each of these questions being asked – how do I get those in charge above me to be more like the leaders you demonstrated are necessary for an organization’s long-term growth and success? In other words, power is not about our position, but about our ability to contribute meaningfully and be valued [ Share on Twitter ].

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How to Become a Successful Leader from Anywhere (in the World)

Lolly Daskal

What started as an accommodation is becoming business as usual, with remote work and global teams now the norm. Avoid micromanagement and foster success by setting clear goals that people know they can achieve. Change generally happens gradually.

How Women over 50 Increase Confidence and Power at Work

Skip Prichard

In her new book, Not Done Yet: How Women over 50 Regain Their Confidence and Claim Workplace Power , Bonnie Marcus shares how to navigate the challenges of the workplace while defying all of the assumptions. This is the power of our experience, the power of our age.”

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Why Successful Leaders Focus On Giving Over Getting

Tanveer Naseer

As leaders, it’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that our success is dictated by what we’re able to attain from those we lead – of how we’re able to attract the top talent found in our organization because they want to be a part of our team. Successful leaders understand that to attract the best means you have to show your commitment to helping others become their best [ Share on Twitter ].

Understanding The Power Of Expectations

Tanveer Naseer

What’s more, the Harvard Business Review recently published an article that discussed findings of a study where 195 global leaders were asked to rate the importance of 74 leadership qualities in order to identify the Top 10 leadership competencies needed to guide today’s organizations. Some other posts you may enjoy: Understanding The Power Of Our Words Recognizing Our Power To Lead And Inspire Others Did We Succeed This Year In Putting Our Employees First?

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Your sources of real power


We’ve all known of organizational cultures where the managers’ use of command and control is a source of power. Because we are now in an age of flattened organizational structures, global broad based knowledge, and speed of light decision making, real leadership power lies in work relationships that are formed and intentionally sustained. This manager will be adept at real power. You might as well begin learning about how to have real power now.

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Successfully leading change is about reaching the trust point

Lead Change Blog

Reflecting about this on the anniversary of my appointment, it reinforced my long-held assertion that in leading any change successfully, trust is pivotal. Encouraging mutually beneficial intentions – too often in leading change, a ‘win-lose’ mentality prevails, rather than securing the power of ‘win-win’. Being consistent – no-one trusts an erratic nature, and as examples, the world of political leadership globally is full of distrusted people attempting to lead change.

Success is a Mindset

Coaching Tip

Successful people look at life very differently. . They have a mindset of success. They live with dreams of success every day of their lives. Those who focus on helping others and making others successful thrive by practicing the Law of Reciprocity ( www.LawofReciprocity.com ). . Emerging economies, power shifts among the genders and evolving societal values will all play a role in the new world order. Thoughts affect our destiny. .

Master the 4 Powers of Presence

Skip Prichard

In Present Company , authors Timothy Dukes and Michael Landers share the four powers of presence: Induction, Awareness, Authenticity, and Connection. There is clarity around the organizational norms that bring about success. Each power has its own characteristics.

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Viral Engagement on a Global Scale

Strategy Driven

Across the globe, 85% of employees are either not engaged or are disengaged at work, according to Gallop’s State of the Global Workplace report, which estimates approximately $7 trillion in lost productivity. When you understand that viral engagement is possible — and that it happens when you shift your focus from top-down to side-to side — you have the power to fill in the missing piece and unleash a whole new paradigm in your organization.

Healthy Habits Of Successful Leaders – An Expert Roundup

Joseph Lalonde

I asked each of these leaders a single question about healthy leadership: What healthy habits do you attribute to your success as a leader? These 3 areas of health are critical to your success and I’m glad to see a recurring theme among the answers. Healthy Habits Of Successful Leaders. Nothing has contributed more to my success than my reverence for the first 90 minutes of every day. I try to model and message the art of successful failure.

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How to Successfully Transition to a New Leadership Role 

Lead from Within

Your actions in the first few weeks of a new role can determine the success or failure of your tenure. What can you do to ensure that your transition is successful out of the gate and that you stay on the right side of that statistic? Leaders who have been successful in a previous leadership role sometimes make the mistake of wanting to change the culture and immediately fix everything that it isn’t working. To be successful in transition, learn to move slowly.

Leading Through The Power Of “And”

Tanveer Naseer

One of the most common of these stems from the ongoing debate over whether culture is more important than strategy in terms of the organization’s long-term success and viability. As much as we might like to favour one approach over the other – perhaps because one of them is easier for us to do or it’s what we’re used to doing in the past – the reality is that these various approaches are interdependent and mutually required for our collective success.

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Tackling Local and Global L&D Trends – A Dialogue with Sandeep Khanna & VJ Posadas

Experience to Lead

Understanding local and global trends within the L&D space can set great leaders apart from just good ones. Understanding local and global trends within the L&D space can set great leaders apart from just good ones. The same is true of successful L&D leaders.

4 Forces that Shape an Organization’s Success

Skip Prichard

Leaders know that culture is often the key to their organization’s success whether they’re trying to enhance employee satisfaction, boost productivity, or launch a new initiative. It’s a collective power that’s always circulating, shaping every conversation, meeting, and decision.

The Power Of Peers With Leon Shapiro – Answers From Leadership Podcast Episode 12

Joseph Lalonde

Leon is the co-author of the new leadership book The Power Of Peers. During his time at Vistage, Shapiro developed and implemented a long-term strategy to refocus the business on the support of the Chair and member network, invigorated and expanded Vistage’s brand, and leverage the global power of the Vistage community. Show notes: Today’s podcast episode also features a giveaway of Leon and Leo’s book The Power Of Peers. There is power in your peers.

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52 Powerful Discoveries For Workplace Leaders

Eric Jacobson

and global workplace tracking, including interviews of employees and managers from 160 counties, interviews with leading economists and roundtable interviews with CHROs (Chief Human Resource Officers) from 300 of the world’s largest organizations. During those, review successes and barriers and align and reset priorities. When discussing career development with an employee ask at least these eight questions : What are your recent successes?

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7 Essentials to Successfully Coach Virtual Teams

Skip Prichard

Excerpted with permission from TEAMS UNLEASHED: how to Release the Power and Human Potential of Work Teams (Nicholas Brealey, 2019) by Phillip Sandahl, bestselling author of Co-Active Coaching and the CEO of Team Coaching International and Founding Partner, COO of TCI, Alexis Phillips.

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The Power of the Heart: Creating community in your workplace

Lead Change Blog

And, the improving economy is seeing American employees voluntarily quit their jobs at a higher rate since the start of the global recession in 2008. Engage team members’ hearts by valuing their contributions and ideas, thanking them for their efforts and accomplishments, trusting them to act in alignment, and celebrating traction and successes regularly. What’s the best and most effective team you ever served on?

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Grassroots Leadership through Social Power

Coaching Tip

Social might is now moving toward your community, state, nation as well as global corporations. The institutions of modern developed societies, whether governments or companies, are not prepared for this social power. But overall these changes suggest a bright future for business and society globally. And pragmatically, social power can help keep your company and community vital. . The more you expose and share your problems, the more successful you become.

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Job Hunting Success Tips

Coaching Tip

Considering the expansion of the Internet, powerful search engines, and social media, it should be much easier to match potential employees with employers. information about work and jobs is relatively hard to come by for someone seeking employment,” says James Manyika, a director of the McKinsey Global Institute. Acquaintances, in short, represent a source of social capital, and the more acquaintances you have the more powerful you are. .

5 Powerful Impacts of Promotional Products and Branded Giveaways

Strategy Driven

Successful businesses don’t overlook its powerful impacts and you shouldn’t overlook it as well. Due to the global pandemic, face masks are currently the most popular promotional items. 5 Powerful Impacts of Promotional Products and Branded Giveaways.

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The 15 minute guide to a successful interview

N2Growth Blog

My name is Gordon Berridge , and I am the UK Partner and President at N2Growth , a global, multifaceted professional services firm. Employers know this is how their company will be successful and competitive, not by frequently hiring, creating the dreaded ‘revolving door’ and having that stigma attached. This is a powerful and charismatic trick! Do you want to learn the techniques which will help you to smash your job interviews out of the park and get you the offer?

John Iino on How Reed Smith Builds an Inclusive Culture Globally

HR Digest

John Iino talked with The HR Digest about the various Diversity & Inclusion programs which have put Reed Smith on the global map as one of the top diversity employers. I often use the analogy of fielding a successful professional baseball team.

2013 Trends and The Power of Women

Women on Business

As a female entrepreneur who has built a successful company over the past decade, I forced myself to look even further ahead and determine what might be coming, not just in 2013 but in the next five years or so. companies have a woman CEO versus 9% globally. My third example is a woman who is running a very successful business in the Midwest providing medical attire (scrubs) in fun retail environments all over the country. Guest Post By: Andrea Simon, PhD.,

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The POWER of Sales Success is 100% in Your Control

Strategy Driven

Every salesperson wants to think of him or herself as powerful but, if asked, would have no idea where their power actually comes from. Most salespeople fail to understand their own power. As a salesperson, you have all the power in the world to make your own success happen. It’s not customer conditions; it’s your failure to perform in a powerful way. The power of a positive attitude. The power of daily attitude actions.

The 15 Minute Guide to a Successful Interview

N2Growth Blog

In this article, I will share the 15-minute guide to a successful interview. My name is Gordon Berridge , and I am the UK Partner and President at N2Growth , a global, multifaceted professional services firm. Employers know this is how their company will be successful and competitive, not by frequently hiring, creating the dreaded ‘revolving door,’ and having that stigma attached. This is a powerful and charismatic trick!

Celebrating 10 Powerful HR Leaders

HR Digest

It’s no coincidence that CEOs know they depend on their company’s human resources to achieve success. These qualities are evident in the 10 men and women who’ve achieved a spot in The HR Digest’s 2019 list of the 10 Powerful HR Leaders. Their success is the result of an unwavering leadership acumen in the face of a hyper-competitive market. Nevertheless, their companies have shown remarkable success as they consistently deliver results.

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TWO Powerful Questions to Use Instead of Asking “What’s Wrong?”

Great Results Team Building

Not just this one question, but with employee relationships, interactions, and the soft skills that determine success with people. According to LinkedIn’s 2019 Global Talent Trends report, 92% of talent professionals and hiring managers say that soft skills are just as important–or more important–than hard skills. The post TWO Powerful Questions to Use Instead of Asking “What’s Wrong?” When somebody asks you “what’s wrong?”

We Can’t Undo Globalization, but We Can Improve It

Harvard Business

Take the current debate about trade and globalization, for instance. Ignoring the very real costs of trade and globalization is not only counterproductive but indefensible. Over the past three decades, global flows of trade and investment have accelerated dramatically, creating enormous economic value. However, trade and globalization have also brought wrenching job losses. is in a strong position to take advantage of the changing nature of globalization.

Using Humor to Fuel the Success of Your Organization

Great Leadership By Dan

Guest post by Jamie Anderson & George Gabor Burt: In business situations in which collaboration is an important driver of organizational success, lacking a sense of community can be a formidable barrier to delivering results. The global nature of business today means that leaders must also be adept at adjusting their use of the different styles of humor as they cross societal boundaries – an aspect of what has become known as cultural intelligence.

Zapier’s Roadmap for Successful Work from Home

HR Digest

With more than a quarter of global professionals working remotely, work from home has become the norm during the pandemic, and now companies like Google, Netflix, and Twitter are stating that employees will not be heading back to offices until 2021.

Holding Powerful & Arrogant Bosses Accountable

Coaching Tip

Mr. Winston’s career experience included successful stints at Motorola, McDonnell Douglas and Lockheed. He also worked previously as the global head of worldwide leadership and organizational strategy at Merrill Lynch in New York. It expressed concerns about executive pay and succession planning at the lender. “We Trouble was, Mr. Winston had never seen that extensive succession plan. Michael G.

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3 Reasons Global Firms Should Keep Investing in India

Harvard Business

On the other hand, you have the media pointing out the country’s shallow middle class, growing inequality and joblessness, and a trail of multinationals frustrated by the lack of China-like success in India. While India remains a formidably challenging market, there are at least three reasons why global firms cannot overlook India without consequences. In fact, JCB makes half its global profits in India. boris sv/Getty Images.


The 1 Thing Leaders Agree is Critically Important for Success, Yet Few Have a Plan to Achieve It

Leading with Trust

The high priority business issue that is critically important for success? But as YPO’s Global Pulse survey reports, even though nearly all leaders say building and maintaining trust is important, it’s hard work to build trust with employees.

4 Things Successful Leaders Do to Empower Employees

Marshall Goldsmith

I knew a CEO who was the leader of one of the world’s largest global organizations. Following are four things successful leaders do to build environments that empower people. Give power to those who have demonstrated the capacity to handle the responsibility. Successful leaders and managers today are willing to exercise their leadership in such a way that their people are empowered to make decisions, share information, and try new things.

Navigate Your Path to Success

Women on Business

But now we have GPS, the Global Positioning Satellite, and somewhere up in the sky there is a satellite that knows where I am and beams down directions for me. Related posts: Mentorship and success go hand in hand “A mentor is someone who allows you to see the. Success is a Choice We can achieve what we can conceive and believe. ~. Success Factors Essential to the Advancement of Women in Business It is amazing! Do You Have Success Amnesia?

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Global sales needs are also local sales needs

Strategy Driven

This strategy is much more powerful that trying to convince the buyer that your product is great by trying to ‘sell’ it. Here’s the SHORT list for hiring the best people: Smart, self-starting, positive people with a past history of success. ’ They fail to understand that believing in every aspect of self, product, company, and customer will lead them to the success they (you) are hoping for.