There aren’t many things worse than having a bad manager. Not only does it make you dislike your job but it’s extremely demotivating to come into work every day. It leads to constant thoughts of changing jobs and quitting. Continue reading 10 Reasons Managers Fail and What You Can Do About It
There are leadership lessons all around us if we just look. One great place to learn from is the world of sports. The building, coaching and leading an athletic team has so many similarities to leading an organization or team in the workplace.
One sport that provides many great examples is college football. Continue reading 2 Great Leadership Lessons from Nick Saban and Scott Frost
The vast majority of companies are set up as hierarchical organizations. While there is nothing inherently wrong with this structure, we have started to see a shift towards a more ‘network’ oriented approach Continue reading A Simple Idea to Make Your Hierarchical Organization Work Much Better
The key to creating resolutions that stick is to make firm decisions about things that are extremely important to you and are attainable to complete Continue reading 5 Resolutions the Best Leaders Commit to Every Year
With another year coming to an end, it’s a great best practice to look back on the previous year to learn and grow before heading into the new year. That’s exactly what our team did with the 52 episodes of the Follow My Lead Podcast. Continue reading 9 Great Leadership Lessons Learned in 2017
Most professionals start their managerial role thinking their new job is a blessing, but it quickly turns into a burden. Which one is it for you and how can you make your job more of a blessing? Continue reading Is Being a Manager a Burden or a Blessing?
Improving as a leader has enormous benefits both to the people you lead and your own career. While most people know this, there continues to be a major gap in knowledge and execution. Continue reading This Simple Strategy Will Help You Improve as Leader Right Away
Being named by LinkedIn as a Top Voice in Management & Workplace is quite an honor. While the award is validation for the work our team is doing to help turn managers into leaders is nice, it’s just the beginning. Continue reading 5 Critical Career Lessons to Help You in 2018
Regardless if you are the CEO who is aware you have a leadership problem or are trying to improve or evolve your current leadership development programs, here are 8 steps to build a highly successful leadership development program in 2018. Continue reading 8 Steps to Build a Highly Successful Leadership Development Program in 2018
Do you struggle to connect with your team? Do they get frustrated with how you handle yourself depending on the situation? If so, it is time to consider if you are being a persistent or consistent leader.