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Seth Godin Blog

Leaders create the conditions where people choose new actions. The choices are voluntary. They’re made by people who see a new landscape, new opportunities and new options. You can’t make people change. But you can create an environment where they choose to

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Michael Zipursky on Modern Leadership Podcast

Consulting Success

Michael was recently featured on Modern Leadership Podcast. Michael Zipursky on Modern Leadership Podcast is a post from: Consulting Success. Consulting Interviews Leadership success mindset The Elite Consulting Mind: 16 Proven Mindsets to Attract More ClientsYou can listen to it here: It’s Not Strategy Holding You Back with Michael Zipursky It’s never been easier to start your consulting business. And it’s never been harder to stand out.

Leadership Consulting Interview with Nick Craig: Podcast #76

Consulting Success

Leadership Consulting Interview with Nick Craig: Podcast #76 is a post from: Consulting Success. Consulting Success Podcast authentic leadership hiring interview Leadership leadership development Leading from Purpose

Is Leadership Consulting Dead? with Lance Secretan: Podcast #64

Consulting Success

Is Leadership Consulting Dead? Consulting Success Podcast Consultant corporate advisor Leadership Leadership Consulting The Spark the Flame and the TorchSo often people are spending a lot of time thinking about marketing and what they can do to get the next client.

What is Authentic Leadership?

Consulting Matters

Today’s model introduces how I am starting to think about what is authentic leadership. I think authentic leadership is where power and love intersect. How these relate to one another result in one of four leadership styles: External source of power and internal focus of love: Alliance Leadership. This style of leadership is about who you know and where you work. External source of power and external focus of love: Authoritarian Leadership.

The Smart Intern – Practicing Self Observant Leadership

Tom Spencer

One of those techniques involved practicing Self-observant Leadership (‘SOL’). What is self-observant leadership? How to practice self-observant leadership? Like most leadership practices, this one requires you to exercise some patience in order to achieve results.

5 Essential Competencies for Executive Leadership

Consulting Matters

From that perspective, leadership is leadership and executives merely have a larger scope and span of control. Politics is all about horizontal leadership or, in other words, leading across organizational boundaries.” Shares leadership with appropriate internal partners.

Leadership = Salesmanship

CaseInterview.com

Great leadership and great salesmanship are one and the same. My first boss in industry started a company from scratch, took it public and still runs it today. He was such a ridiculously intense person. We fought and argued every. single. I was his chief of staff. His job was to demand the impossible from everybody in the company. My job was to make sure nobody quit the next day after they found out what he wanted. In the end, we delivered the improbable.

The Burden of Leadership

CaseInterview.com

What most don’t recognize is the BURDEN that comes with leadership. This is the burden of leadership. If despite all this, you still want to be in a leadership position, the solution is simple. To understand leadership is to realize that you can’t have one without the other. That is the burden of leadership. Confidence/Self-Esteem Thoughts on Life leadership life as a consultant life in industry

Leadership in Consulting: What it is and Why it Matters

Tom Spencer

Leadership. For prospective consultants, this blog post will provide some clarity on what leadership means in a consulting context. One is to help you talk persuasively about your leadership skills in consulting interviews. Different consulting firms value leadership differently.

5 Essential Competencies for Executive Leadership

Consulting Matters

From that perspective, leadership is leadership and executives merely have a larger scope and span of control. Politics is all about horizontal leadership or, in other words, leading across organizational boundaries.” Shares leadership with appropriate internal partners.

The Transformational Leadership Assessment

Claris Consulting

When I wrote 7 Principles of Transformational Leadership: Create a Mindset of Passion, Innovation, and Growth , I wrote it for two key reasons. The best way to answer that question is to take the Transformational Leadership Assessment. The Transformational Leadership Assessment.

Michael Zipursky Featured on Leadership and Loyalty Show

Consulting Success

Michael was recently featured on Leadership and Loyalty Show. Michael Zipursky Featured on Leadership and Loyalty Show is a post from: Consulting Success. You can listen to it here: The Gig Economy For Executives with Michael Zipursky 2020 will be a new age for business.

Management vs Leadership

Tom Spencer

Management requires smooth process, leadership requires clear vision. Leadership is about taking action, and inspiring others to do so. Leadership consulting leadership management Management Consulting Management is about running systems, processes, and people.

Creating Leadership Trust that Inspires People

Rick Conlow

Leadership distrust is rampant today according to research. This leadership trust training video will share the antidote to that. When leadership and employees trust each performance improves. This leadership training will briefly share ten actions that matter.

A conversation on ethical leadership – with Cassie Edmiston

The Management Centre

Leadership in fundraising organisations. Leadership. And it feels like the very notion of leadership is changing, morphing and growing. Yvette: Leadership is a funny word. To me leadership means seeing that bigger picture, and helping others to see it too.

These 3 Words Define Your Leadership Purpose

Claris Consulting

In my book, 7 Principles of Transformational Leadership (2017), I’ve detailed my process for living what I call a flourishing life. The post These 3 Words Define Your Leadership Purpose appeared first on. Early in my career, my purpose was rather shallow and self-centered.

The Politics of Leadership and The Leadership of Politics

Claris Consulting

From my vantage point, leadership is all about observable behavior. Yes, what you say is important, but what you do is where the real power of leadership resides. Leadership Question #1. Are you crystal clear about the idea, dream, hope or aspiration you have for your leadership?

Leadership course and footy

Consultants' Consultant

I’m not a footy fan, a friend pointed this out, but here’s the important piece Collingwood coach, Nathan Buckley, underwent a leadership course this year, with observers noting Buckley’s more relaxed and fun attitude… […].

Layers of Leadership: Designing Governance without Hierarchy

Kates Kesler

“Governance” is the set of formal conversations that set direction, prioritize investments, review performance, and resolve trade-offs. Because governance conversations … Blog

Thought leadership: It’s all relative

The Source

… Thought leadership AccentureAlong with terrible haircuts, padded shoulders, and beige, French post-structuralist critical theory was really big in the 1980s.

Leadership: A Question of Accountability

Joellyn Sargent

It may provide cover when you’re called on the carpet by authorities (like Stumpf’s upcoming hearing with the Senate Banking Committee) but it doesn’t hide the fact that you’ve abdicated a key leadership responsibility: being accountable. Leadership business lessons customer relationships

Leadership in innovation needs innovation in leadership

McKinsey

As businesses face evolving challenges, four aspects of leadership will become dramatically more important: insight, integrity, courage, and agility. Our Insights

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The Leadership Maker Movement

Strategy+Business

Four ways to catalyze high achievement amid turbulence and rapid change

The leadership journey of Abraham Lincoln

McKinsey

LeadershipHear the call to action contained in Abraham Lincoln’s story, and get to work. The world has never needed you and other real leaders more than it does now.

Horizontal leadership

Seth Godin Blog

The first week of business school was pretty miserable for me. I had no idea if the others were feeling as underwater as I was, because I was focused on my own challenges. And then, a few days into the semester, Chip Conley , a fellow student, put a note in my campus mailbox. To paraphrase, “I’m organizing a five-person brainstorming group, and I’m hoping you can join us.” ” Chip wasn’t in charge of anything.

Defense Mechanisms and Leadership Performance

Steve Tobak

The post Defense Mechanisms and Leadership Performance appeared first on Steve Tobak. Careers Consulting Entrepreneurship LeadershipIt is physically impossible to French-kiss a man who leaves the new roll of toilet paper resting on top of the empty cardboard roll. Does he not see it?

Growth leadership is about empowering your team

McKinsey

Developing a marketing team focused on growth calls for leadership that is supportive, focused on performance, and has a clear vision of the CMO’s role.

The 4 Easy Hurdles Between You and Thought Leadership

David A Fields

The benefits of thought leadership for consultants are well established. There are plenty of articles that speak to thought leadership tactics (e.g., Consultants Intellectual Property intellectual property thought leadership

The Leadership Survey

Strategy+Business

Who are the most capable leaders, and what do they do to excel at both strategy and execution? See also "Wanted: Ambidextrous Leaders

The role of thought leadership in key account management

The Source

So where does thought leadership come in? Thought leadership helps both clients and account managers understand the capabilities a firm has and, even more importantly, how they can be applied to solve the challenges clients face.… … Thought leadership Account management

The transition to leadership

Seth Godin Blog

The flawed theory is that A+ students become good leaders. There’s no reason to think that this should be true. Doing well on tests, paying attention to what’s being asked, being diligent in short-term error correction–these are three hallmarks of someone who is good at school. None of these are important once you’re charged with charting a new path, with figuring out what to do next. In fact, they get in the way.

Lessons from a Life in Marketing Leadership

Prudent Pedal

To honor Nancy and the teams that have helped me become the leader I am, I offer some of the lessons I have learned from a life in Marketing leadership. There is a helluva a lot of difference between management and leadership. Leadership requires character, virtue, and risk.

Why Visionary Leadership Fails

Harvard Business

Strategy execution Change management Leadership Digital ArticleTop executives need to make sure they’re aligned with middle managers.

The Neuroscience of Strategic Leadership

Strategy+Business

Most leadership is transactional, formed through the habits of conventional success. High road-style leadership cultivates different types of mental patterns, developing your ability to see yourself as others see you.

What Meditation Can Do for Your Leadership

Harvard Business

Leadership Managing yourself Stress Digital ArticleYour ego could be clouding your thinking and getting in the way of your relationships.