The toughest leadership test

McKinsey

LeadershipCEO microhabits can help leaders seize the moment, stay ahead, and take care of themselves during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Leadership Styles: Qualities of a Good Leader

Strategic Planning and Management Insights

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Leadership Consulting: How To Lead Your Clients As A Consultant With Melanie Parish: Podcast #144

Consulting Success

As an organization grows, so does the need for a whole army of leadership positions that need to be filled with capable individuals who can work with independence and initiative.

The CEO moment: Leadership for a new era

McKinsey

LeadershipChallenged by the global pandemic, CEOs have made four shifts in the way they lead that hold great promise for both companies and society. Will they build on this unique moment, or return to the ways of the past?

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 beyond the C-suite

McKinsey

In this episode of the McKinsey Podcast, Simon London speaks with McKinsey senior partner Claudio Feser and associate partner Nicolai Nielsen about the research in their new book, Leadership at Scale: Better Leadership, Better Results. Leadership

Analyzing Your Leadership Adjectives

Leadership Planning with Liz Weber CMC

What can basic random words, adjectives, tell you about your leadership? A simple way to do this is to simply analyze your leadership adjectives. The words used to describe your leadership often describe your leadership challenges.

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.

Leadership

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

Psychological safety, emotional intelligence, and leadership in a time of flux

McKinsey

Two renowned scholars and two McKinsey experts illuminate the leadership imperatives of our time: bringing people together, energizing forward progress, and reimagining normalcy. Leadership

Positive leadership in uncertain times

McKinsey

Most leaders are struggling to find the right path through the COVID-19 crisis. Acting on three imperatives can help pave the way. Insights on Organization

The First & Only Leadership Rule Video Training

Rick Conlow

In the movie, A Bug’s Life , Hopper the grasshopper says, “The first rule of leadership is everything is your fault.” I have heard of a couple of ways to define the first rule of leadership: Show up. High leadership distrust, 63% of employees don’t trust executives.

Crisis Leadership = Salesmanship

CaseInterview.com

In a crisis, leadership and salesmanship (or saleswomanship) are the exact same thing. What are the attributes of strong leadership in a crisis? When does crisis leadership fail? Good leadership requires problem appreciation, a viable plan, and confidence in execution.

From a room called fear to a room called hope: A leadership agenda for troubled times

McKinsey

LeadershipLeaders can make a difference through personal accountability, caring, and “re-onboarding” of all their people.

Surprise Leadership Tip To Soar Through COVID-19 Crisis

Henry DeVries

Your leadership matters, especially during a crisis. Leadership Strategy /leadership-strategy Leadership /leadership Leadership Strategy /leadership-strategy Small Business /small-business Entrepreneurs /entrepreneurs leadership

Stages of Power in Leadership and Organizations

Consulting Matters

The other day I wrote an article on the difference between power over and power with/within leadership approaches. In a nutshell "power over" leadership is all about control and dominance and finding one's source of power from a position, titles, salary, etc.

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.

5 Leadership Traits that You Must Cultivate

Tom Spencer

Leadership skills are an essential part of the consultant’s toolkit. More than just managing people, leadership is about communicating effectively in order to motivate people to achieve the desired outcome. Make timely decisions : Leadership skills cannot be learned from a textbook.

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

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.

206: Dave McKeown—The Need For Self-Evolved Leadership

On the Brink Podcast

We have been developing a Leadership Academy for a healthcare system and working with their team to develop great leaders. The need for effective leadership goes way beyond healthcare. Add the pandemic to the mix and leadership is facing its own crisis.

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.

Positive leadership in uncertain times

McKinsey

Most leaders are struggling to find the right path through the COVID-19 crisis. Acting on three imperatives can help pave the way. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights

The Rapidly Diminishing Leadership Skill

Leadership Planning with Liz Weber CMC

This fundamental leadership skill is diminishing in leaders across industries, across generations, and ethnicities. The post The Rapidly Diminishing Leadership Skill appeared first on Weber Business Services, LLC. I’m seeing it more and more frequently.

Are you leadership material? Leadership myths dispelled.

Peter Stark

At the end of a tough day, have you ever thought that you might not be leadership material? The term leadership material falsely implies that either you have what it takes to be a leader, or you don’t. Leadership is in your hands so don’t let myths deter you.

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.

Coronavirus: Leadership during a Crisis

CaseInterview.com

The need for effective leadership is especially acute during a major crisis. In a crisis, good leadership requires four things: Provide Accurate, Frequently-Updated Information. The first step of crisis leadership is to provide accurate information. Coronavirus Crisis Leadership.

What You Should Know About Power, Leadership and Consulting

Consulting Matters

At the end of the day, executive leadership is about power. Related: Five Essential Competencies for Executive Leadership. Power Over" leadership is: All about control and dominance. Power With and Within" leadership is: All about mutuality and cooperation.

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.

25 Team Leadership Quotes that Inspire Greatness

Rick Conlow

Team leadership is a precious skill. 25 Quotes about Team Leadership. Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do.” More Great Quotes about Team Leadership. However, teams in organizations are like Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

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.

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 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.

219: Danielle Grant—Authentic, Ethical, Caring And More Effective Leadership

On the Brink Podcast

In our podcast with Danielle Grant, co-author of the book " Leading Beyond the Ego " with John Knights and Greg Young, you will learn a great deal about transpersonal leadership. women in business business leadershipLearn how to be an effective transpersonal leader!