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4 Tips for Managing Millennials

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The millennial generation has an undeservedly bad reputation in the workforce thanks to people who have little experience with this group nevertheless calling out the entire generation as lazy, entitled, and unwilling to pay their dues. This supposition is just a blatant misrepresentation when the truth is simply that they work differently than the generation before […]. Leadership Development

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How Leaders Can Create Informed Employees

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It’s up to you to empower your managers to take ownership of what they communicate. In a recent poll , 85 percent of employees said they’re most motivated when management offers regular updates on company news, followed by encouragement to ask questions and give opinions.

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5 Ways Diverse Experience Makes Leaders Better

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Authentic Leadership Coaching Corner Future Leadership Issues Leading & Developing Other Leaders Professional Development executive development leadership Management Talent ManagementThere can be little argument that the world is a complex place.

Who is Coaching Your Team?

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To use a sports analogy, you are the owner and or general manager, but who is on the field and in the clubhouse leading the team? A common reality for most midsize companies is that leaders are by necessity also functional managers. Who is Coaching Your Team?

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3 Ways Leaders Can Pioneer Effective Change Management

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Different Types of Leaders While the leaders who dictate from the back sit in their offices pulling … … Continue reading → Authentic Leadership Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leading Change Organizational Health Practical Steps to Influence business change management leadership Management There are two types of leaders: Those who lead from the back, and those who lead from the front.

L2L Infographic: Top 7 Leadership Books of 2015

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Coaching Corner Future Leadership Issues Leading & Developing Other Leaders business Coaching leadership skills Management Self-development Servant LeadershipL2L Infographic: Top 7 Leadership Books of 2015 Click to Enlarge This Infographic Courtesy of Paul Sohn.

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L2L Infographic: The Most Powerful Women in Business

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L2L Infographic: The Most Powerful Women in Business Infographic Courtesy of Brighton School of Business and Management. Authentic Leadership EntrepreLeadership Leading & Developing Other Leaders Professional Development business leadership Management women in business

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How to Ensure Motivation Trickles From the Top Down

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Emotional Intelligence Leadership Development Organizational Health Personal Growth Professional Growth Servant Leadership employee engagement Leadership managementMotivation is considered to be one of the most important contributing factors to high levels of employee engagement and satisfaction. However, as illustrated below, motivation must start from the top in order to be most effective. Executive Engagement Research shows that the modern work environment has drastically changed.

How to Manage Conflicts the Emotionally Intelligent Way

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Managing conflicts can be a stressful experience for all parties involved. Conflict Management Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned business decision making emotional intelligence leadershipConflicts are present in our lives no matter whether we are at work or home or in a volunteer position. Dealing With Conflict Sometimes we create conflicts by our own actions and at other times, it comes our way by no doing of our [.].

L2L Infographic: Millennials and Business Leadership

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Infographic Courtesy of Brighton School of Business and Management. Infographic Leadership Development Succession Planning leadership. millennials nextgen leadership

L2L Infographic: What Engagement Drivers Motivate Employees

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Authentic Leadership Coaching Corner Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned Leadership vs. Management Servant Leadership Appreciation Attitude business Leadership Development What Engagement Drivers Motivate Employees Infographic Source: Engage 2 Perform .

On Leadership and Really Asking the Right Questions

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Authentic Leadership Coaching Corner Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned Professional Development Attitude business Leadership Development Management Self-developmentWe have all met them, worked for them, maybe are them; the leader who does not want to be questioned. In many cases, that dislike has caused them to purposefully […]. The post On Leadership and Really Asking the Right Questions appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

5 Types of Leadership Style

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On Leadership, Growth and Professional Development

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Employee Growth and Development Having been on both sides of the manager-employee equation, I … … Continue reading → The post On Leadership, Growth and Professional Development appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership. Coaching Corner Leadership vs. Management Leading & Developing Other Leaders Professional Development Benefits of Coaching Coaching leadership Management mentoring performance

On Leadership and Vulnerability

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Leadership Lessons Learned Leadership vs. Management Leading & Developing Other Leaders Leading Change Servant Leadership business emotional intelligence leadership Organizational Health vulnerabilityFor some reason, people in leadership roles have this idea that they have to be impervious – that showing emotion, vulnerability, or weakness of any kind somehow devalues their status. […]. The post On Leadership and Vulnerability appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

The Roots of Leadership: Start With You

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Authentic Leadership Coaching Corner Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Attitude business emotional intelligence Leadership Development Leadership vs. Management Self-development If you Google the word leadership you will find 490,000,000 results. A search on Amazon shows over 130,000 books referring to leadership. I think it is safe to say that […]. The post The Roots of Leadership: Start With You appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

5 Reasons Why Smart Leaders Take Vacation

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Authentic Leadership Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned Life Balance business leader Management Travel vacationBeing a leader can take its toll in some very troubling ways. With the high pressure, the high expectations, and the ever-increasing deliverables always high, leaders can suffer performance loss, […]. The post 5 Reasons Why Smart Leaders Take Vacation appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

Employee Development: Who Should Take Responsibility?

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Having been on both sides of the manager-employee equation, I sometimes wonder who should take responsibility of an employee’s growth and development. This because I am a firm believer of self-awareness and constant growth of an individual. Finding the Way The process of identifying a development area and then working on it is now ingrained […].

How to Lead Stupid People

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Well read these statements: “I was just promoted into management and am shocked at how stupid my employees can be. Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Future Leadership Issues Leadership Lessons Learned Leadership vs. Management Servant Leadership Attitude emotional intelligence leadership Leadership Development Lessons Learned Management Organizational Health “How to Lead Stupid People” as an article title… Offensive, right?

L2L Infographic: 5 Types of Toxic Employees and How to Deal With Them

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Imaginary Leadership (Part 1 of 2)

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Leadership Development Personal Growth Professional Growth Leadership leadership skills management PerformanceHave you ever met an Imaginary Leader or experienced the displeasure of working for one? Unfortunately, it is altogether likely that you have, and it is a foregone conclusion that you didn’t like it.” ” It also follows naturally that the group/ company suffered as a result. The reality is, there are a lot of Imaginary […].

How to Hone Your Leadership Skills on the Road

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While driving, you must often accept stressors that are beyond your control and manage your emotions so that you can continue to drive safely and with a clear head. Managing stress is also a vital skill for any good leader.

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Managing Up by Speaking Up

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Managing your job and career can be difficult at times. And one of the biggest difficulties for many is managing one element that is often found to be the linchpin in one’s career: the boss. Coaching Corner Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned emotional intelligence executive coaching Leadership Development Management managing up

The Speed of Leadership: We Need Speed Bumps

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Authentic Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned Life Balance Values-Based Leadership business emotional intelligence leadership Stress Management trustLeaders. We are driven, decisive, and determined. We don’t wait for others; we act. We take full accountability and things get done. This is what leaders do! But in truth, […]. The post The Speed of Leadership: We Need Speed Bumps appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

Time Management For Leaders

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Authentic Leadership Coaching Corner Servant Leadership leadership Management Organizational Health Time ManagementMany people complain that they do not have enough time and can never get caught up. I want to share something with you that you might not expect. “You You will never have enough time for everything no matter how hard you try.” Being Busy is a Good Thing People who are always caught up and [.].

Management vs Innovation: Take Your Pick

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Leading Change Organizational Health business Innovation leadership Leadership Development Leadership vs. Management Management “I cannot help fearing that men may reach a point where they look on every new theory as a danger, every innovation as a toilsome trouble, every social advance as a first step toward revolution, and that they may absolutely refuse to move at all. Alexis de Tocqueville On Innovation Let’s look at innovation. It’s […].

On Leadership, Transparency and Breaching Confidentiality

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Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned Organizational Health Practical Steps to Influence Accountability authentic leadership business Management trust When leaders mistakenly breach confidentiality in the spirit of being transparent.

How to Be a Really Stupid Leader

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Future Leadership Issues Leadership Lessons Learned Leadership vs. Management Servant Leadership leadership What makes a leader stupid? Most believe it is a combination of a number of unattractive and unproductive behaviors that are incorporated into their style that makes them unsuccessful, along with a refusal to change. A stupid leader is a committed self-serving leader. They see every situation and activity from their own vantage point and […].

Hey Leaders: When is an Idea a Good Idea?

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Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leading Change Life Balance Practical Steps to Influence Servant Leadership communication leadership skills Management Self-development Talent ManagementLeaders frequently face the challenge of trying to determine weather a new idea is a good one or not. And these ideas can originate either from their own minds or […]. The post Hey Leaders: When is an Idea a Good Idea? appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

L2L Infographic: Emotional Intelligence and Your Career

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Emotional intelligence helps us manage stress, it is vital for enhanced co-operation and teamwork, and it helps us to learn in relationships. Studies have found that 67% of all competencies deemed essential for high performance are related to emotional intelligence. Leaders who score higher in emotional intelligence are more likely to be highly profitable in business. Infographic […].

On Leadership and The Personal Courage Required to Be a Leader

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” ~ David Stricklin On Personal Courage At a cocktail partly last night, … … Continue reading → Authentic Leadership Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned Leadership vs. Management Servant Leadership business decision making leadership personal courage positive change One of the most overlooked aspects of being a leader is the inherent need for personal courage.

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6 Leadership Lessons of a Machiavellian Manager

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Desperate to get control over her misbehaving children, Suzanne Evans turned to Niccolo Machiavelli’s famous sixteenth-century book about politics, The Prince, and used his “manipulative rules” to bring order to the chaos. In her book Machiavelli for Moms, she tells how she got her family in line by following such Machiavellian maxims as “It is […].

L2L: How to Motivate Employees Infographic

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L2L: How to Motivate Employees Infographic Infographic Source: Business-Management-Degree.netFiled under: Authentic Leadership, Coaching Corner, Emotionally Intelligent Leadership, Future Leadership Issues, Practical Steps to Influence, Team Building Leadership Tagged: business, leadership, […].

Common Sense Leadership: 3 Things You’ve Been Right About All Along

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Authentic Leadership Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Assessments Leadership Lessons Learned Leading & Developing Other Leaders Leadership Development leadership skills Lessons Learned Management Self-developmentMost leaders spend intentional time, energy, resources, and effort investing in their learning. However, there is some learning that is relatively easy to acquire for all leaders. And this type […].

Servant Leadership Revisited

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Authentic Leadership Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Servant Leadership Values-Based Leadership business leadership Management In a line read around the world (literally), author and pastor Rick Warren kicks off his mega-selling book The Purpose Driven Life, by saying “It’s not about you.” This concept is […]. The post Servant Leadership Revisited appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

On Leadership, CEO’s and Practicing What You Preach

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We all know managers and executives should not ask their people to do anything that they would not be willing to do themselves. Authentic Leadership Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership vs. Management Servant Leadership Values-Based Leadership 7 Habits Edgar A. But how often is this mantra actually followed?

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On Leadership and Next Gen Growth: Why Developing Young Leaders is Critical

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Developing your own pool of leaders from which to choose managers, directors and executives reduces your risks in several ways –. The change of seasons brings to mind changes that we see in work and leadership.

On Leadership, Forgiveness and The Authentic Leader

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Articles of Faith Authentic Leadership Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned Leadership vs. Management business forgiveness leadership ManagementIt is widely accepted that forgiveness is a sacred act…a sacrifice! But did you know that this single act has a lot to do with our authenticity as leaders? Having […]. The post On Leadership, Forgiveness and The Authentic Leader appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

On Leadership and How to Succeed at Succession

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Authentic Leadership Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Leadership Lessons Learned Leading Change business leadership Management mentoring sucession planning Leading an organization or a program is often a very tough job by itself. But imagine if you find yourself in a new role where you are replacing an already […]. The post On Leadership and How to Succeed at Succession appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

On Leadership and Organizational Priorities

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Authentic Leadership Leading & Developing Other Leaders Servant Leadership business leadership Management Priorities The rapid pace of technology advancement and change, coupled with the continuous roll-out of new tools, enables organizations to deliver state-of-the art products and services faster than ever. This offers […].

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