Transformational Leadership Style

Transformational leadership is a popular leadership style. It conjures a vision of a charismatic, powerful CEO like Jeff Bezos leading Amazon to new heights. The transformational leadership style involves a committed relationship between the leader and his followers. Unlike, the transactional leadership, the “give and take”, the transformational leaders has the ability to transform others…

4 Practices to Improve Leadership Communication

Communication is an integral part of leadership. How does a leader communicate confidently? Whether presenting high level strategy at a meeting or having a difficult conversation with a subordinate, the leader who has confident actions communicates a positive message. However, many times management training does not include a course in “people management”. These “soft skills”…

Two Keys to Successful Leadership Development

How much does leadership development help organizational performance? Statistics show that 40% of people are unaffected by leadership development. That means that 60% of the people in an organization are carrying the additional load. The promise of employee engagement, increase in productivity, and improvement in customer service are partially unfulfilled by the statistical outcomes of…

Teambuilding & Leadership Training Through Games

My team enjoys working together.  Fortunately, we also enjoy having fun together.  Recently, we spent a Saturday morning having breakfast together, sharing information about ourselves, and presenting personal “tidbits” that don’t come up in usual conversation. Wow! It was eye-opening! Not only did we realize that there are only six degrees of separation, we also…