Language as a Leadership Tool?

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! If you are, it is time to look at how you and those around you use language, because language is one of your fundamental tools.

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Self-Awareness as an Organizational Leadership Tool

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! It is very important for a leader to know their natural leadership tendencies.

Trending Sources

Social Media: A Professional’s Best Tool Used Wisely!

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! The post Social Media: A Professional’s Best Tool Used Wisely! appeared first on General Leadership.

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Powerful Tools for Reflection and Connection

Leadership Freak

High authenticity: You can’t be authentic if… Continue reading → Author Book Notes Growth Leadership DevelopmentAll relationships are dissatisfying and fake, apart from authenticity. 5 results of low authenticity: Feeling disconnected and misunderstood. Lack of trust. Blocked connections. Shallow relationships. Lower influence.

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Secure Tools and Training

Michael Lee Stallard

#94 Secure Tools and Training. Be sure to get people the tools and training they need to do their work well. The post Secure Tools and Training appeared first on Michael Lee Stallard.

Leadership Caffeine—The 7 Tools of Great Leaders

Management Excellence

Leadership Leadership Caffeine growth Leadership ToolsWe've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us.

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4 Tools to Grow People

Ron Edmondson

What tools do we need to help leaders grow? Here are 4 tools I use to grow people: Knowledge – It has been said that knowledge is power. That’s certainly true when it comes to developing leadership. How are you introducing these tools into your leadership development?

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144: Best Communication Tools for Teamwork

Engaging Leader

On Engaging Leader, we share a lot of principles about leadership communication, but what about collaboration communication? That’s a trick question, because there isn’t (yet) a […] On Engaging Leader, we share a lot of principles about leadership communication, but what about collaboration communication? In other words, what’s the most effective and efficient way to talk to the colleagues and clients you work with most closely in order to do great work together?

How to Leverage Your Most Powerful Tool of Influence Today

Leadership Freak

Your most powerful tool of influence is a pair of caring ears. Today’s leadership challenge is the daily practice of caring engaged silence. … Continue reading → Listening Leadership Development organizational successCaring engaged silence: A caring heart is permission to lead.…

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Two Strategy Tools Every Leader Must Understand

Management Excellence

High Performance Management Teams Leadership Strategy Critical Thinking Aids Strategy ToolsWe've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us.

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4 Design Thinking Tools for Engaging Your Team

Leading Blog

Applying the tools of design thinking to help your team conquer its goals doesn''t mean hunkering down on your own with an org chart in a dimly lit office to devise the perfect execution strategy.

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The Most Misused Tool in Meetings

Kevin Eikenberry

Leadership Learning Teams issue bin meetings parking lot productivityThere are plenty of things that can go wrong with meetings, and the litany of complaints about them is long. In my 30 years of attending, observing, and facilitating meetings, one of the biggest challenges I’ve seen is groups staying on topic. The problem is a natural one – if you put a group of [.].

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The Best Accountability Tool on Earth

Kevin Eikenberry

Accountability Influence Leadership Leadership Communication Learning I get tired of leaders telling me that they need greater accountability in their organizations. As they lament that they have accountability problems, I sometimes wish I were a female toting a purse. (I’m

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Lead Your Team to Happiness with These Tools

Lead Change Blog

Having recently read the book How Google Works, I realized it comes down to two things: employing the very best people and giving them the very best tools to work with. This might seem like an odd choice for a happiness-making tool, but it’s one of the best.

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“Is It Ethical?” (Decision Tool Based on the Book 7 Lenses)

Leading in Context

By Linda Fisher Thornton A new ethical decision-making tool is available for readers of 7 Lenses! Complexity Context Ethical Leader Ethical Organization Ethical Thinking 7 lenses of ethical leadership ethical decision-making ethical leader ethical leadership development

Ten Tips for Delegating – The Best Time Management Tool

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

→ Read More: Ten Tips for Delegating – The Best Time Management Tool The post Ten Tips for Delegating – The Best Time Management Tool appeared first on Seapoint Center for Collaborative Leadership. Leadership Delegating Jerome said his biggest problem was time management. He was overloaded with work and was starting to get stressed. Jerome was the head of his department and considered a “high potential” and had been referred for coaching by his boss.

An Assessment Tool That Creates Conversation – Not Defensiveness

Leadership Freak

You’re on the wrong track if you… Continue reading → Feedback Taking others higher Growth Leadership Development organizational successPerformance assessments – done well – inspire conversation. Done poorly, performance assessments invite defensiveness, excuses, posturing, and blame. The ultimate goal of assessing performance is growth.

Sharpen and Supplement: Your Stock of Generational Leadership Power Tools

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development It always seems impossible until it’s done. Leadership Development foundation Inspiration Planning

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Why Authenticity is a Powerful Leadership Tool, Part 1

Lead by Adventure

The dictionary defines authentic as “not false or copied; genuine; real” Michael Hyatt wrote a post a couple of years ago defining authentic leadership. Last year, Forbes online also did a post defining authentic leadership.

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The Only Decision-Making Tool You Will Ever Need

Lead from Within

There are many theories, tools, and techniques on how to make better decisions. What would happen if we abandoned all the programs, steps, and processes, and simply allowed a tool that we already possess to lead us toward what we want?

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Hybrid Leadership

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! What is leadership ? Recently, I applied for and was interviewed for a job as a leadership instructor at a local state university.

Foundational Tools For First-Time Leaders

Eric Jacobson

The forthcoming First-Time Leader book by George Bradt and Gillian Davis begins with a discussion of taking charge of your new team and then tracks through BRAVE leadership components from the outside in. Relationships – The heart of leadership.

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Quality Tools to Discover Solutions: Nine Windows

Create Learning

Nine-Windows in human system i.e. team building & leadership, can be used as a planning tool. Please share thoughts and what quality tools you use in the comments.

Why Authenticity is a Powerful Leadership Tool, Part 2

Lead by Adventure

Last Thursday, we talked about the definition of authentic leadership, as well as looked at why some leaders shy away from authenticity in Part 1. Today, I want to talk about authenticity as a leadership tool, and why it is so powerful.

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Why Authenticity is a Powerful Leadership Tool, Part 3

Lead by Adventure

In my last two posts, I discussed why leaders don’t practice authenticity, as well as why authenticity is a powerful leadership tool. Share your leadership vision with your team. Authenticity, like leadership, is a journey.

Managerial Leadership Training Tool: Using DTC Operator Innovation Planning

Create Learning

Working with a team of 5 Executive Directors from a company that employs ~2000 people we identified a gap in the Managerial Leadership Training , Mentoring and coaching of employees prior to being promoted to a Manager Level within the company.

Five Reasons Stories are a Powerful Communication Tool

Kevin Eikenberry

Consulting Speaking Training Products KevinEikenberry.com About Blog Home Blogs I Like Leadership Learning Subscribe Five Reasons Stories are a Powerful Communication Tool by Kevin Eikenberry on October 11, 2010 in Leadership , Leadership Communication , Learning We all grow up with stories.

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Trust & Leadership

Lead Change Blog

However, just like any tool, this creates the risk of saying the wrong thing or posting material that is questionable. Leadership Development Believing consistency Leadership Social Media Trust

A Mirror as a Leadership Development Tool

Kevin Eikenberry

A mirror may be a metaphor, but how is it a leadership development tool? Reply MARISI TAMBUNAN October 27, 2010 at 10:00 pm A Mirror as a Leadership Development Tool Yes sir you are right. The self assessment is one of the tool.

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098: Overworked and Overwhelmed: 4 tools for leaders to reclaim their lives and boost productivity | with Scott Eblin

Engaging Leader

Simple, practical and immediately applicable ways to strengthen mindful leadership presence in the four key domains of life: physical, mental, relational, and spiritual Greater clarity about the highest and best uses of your time and attention to get the results that matter most.

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Trust: The Cornerstone of Relationships and Leadership

CoachStation

Trust is the key to meaningful leadership, relationships and influence. One of my favourite and most effective tools relates to helping my clients understand their personal values. Continue reading Trust: The Cornerstone of Relationships and Leadership at CoachStation.

Why Self-Love is the Root of Strong Leadership

C-Level Strategies

You give women (and men) the tools* to wake up every aspect of who they are: their worthiness, poise, and courage, their intuition and their inner knowing of who they are and what they really want for themselves in their lives.

Top 10 Tools and Resources for New Managers

Survive Your Promotion

The good news is there are plenty of tools to help you be successful in your new management role. Here are a few of my favorites: T he American Management Association – The AMA is a great source for leadership and management training and development. Franklin Covey – The Franklin planning system combined with Stephen Covey’s powerful tools for time and priority management can be a huge help as you try to keep up with new responsibilities and new priorities.

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Leadership Lessons And Quotes From Thor: Ragnarok

Joseph Lalonde

A Reel Leadership Article Chris Hemsworth reprises his role as Thor for the blockbuster movie Thor: Ragnarok. This is the third time Hemsworth has been featured in a stand-alone Thor film (surprisingly, I have not done a Reel Leadership article on the other 2 Thor films).

Three Negotiation Keys to Leadership Success

Great Leadership By Dan

They develop the tools and practices that support them in not getting triggered or thrown off even during heated negotiations or in the face of manipulative tactics. So how does becoming an authentic negotiator relate to your leadership success? The same is true in leadership.

Why Empathy Is The Most Powerful Leadership Tool

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is a brief excerpt from an especially thought-provoking and informative article written by Ginny Whitelaw and featured online by Fast Company magazine. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click here. * * * This blog is written by a member of our expert blogging community and expresses [.].

Trust in Business Leadership

Coaching Tip

The Trusted Executive: Nine Leadership Habits That Inspire Results, Relationships and Reputation” helps leaders develop a strategy for building organizational trust. Source: “The Trusted Executive: Nine Leadership Habits That Inspire Results, Relationships and Reputation”.

Why Storytelling Matters In Today’s Leadership

Tanveer Naseer

With this latest piece on my leadership blog, I’m delighted to announce a new partnership with The Economist Executive Education. Why are stories the chosen tool to achieve these aims?

5 Current Tools Making Me a Better Leader

Ron Edmondson

With so much of my time online, that means many of the tools that improve my productivity are applications or other online tools. Here are some of the current tools helping make me a better leader: StrengthsFinders and The Standard – I believe a leader leads best when he or she maximizes personal strengths and minimizes weaknesses. Innovation LeadershipI’m constantly attempting to be more efficient and effective with how I manage my time.

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Leadership Mindset

Coaching Tip

Leadership reference guides give you a framework for observing and learning from the experiences you go through. The structure takes some of the randomness out of random experience and lets you learn faster and better than your peers: this is your guide to accelerated leadership. These handbooks are to be used to create your own leadership DNA. Ideal leadership is always inferior to practical leadership: what works for you where you are. Leadership Tips.