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Leadership Program Examples from the World

After reading an article this morning on a wonderful leadership initiative in Namibia, Africa, I thought I’d do a quick review of some exiciting leadership programs and initiatives from around the world. Namibia Provides Leadership Training to School PrincipalsIt’s a train the trainer program on vision, empowering and building strong teams with ways to build […]

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Manager versus Leader Part Duo

Previously I blogged about the traits of a manager versus a leader. Today I was reminded of another comparison from The Source of Leadership. In the recent note, David references the 12 distinctions between a manager and a leader Warren Bennis published almost 20 years ago: Managers administer, leaders innovate Managers ask how and when, […]

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Manager versus Leader

I read a “what do you think” blog post on the Center for Leader Development blog today about the fine difference between “leader” and “leadership”. That got me thinking about the fine difference between “manager” and “leader” and how it relates to effective leadership (and I’ll converse more on leader versus leadership on later posts, […]

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Define Your Leadership Style

I’ve realized that the leadership traits I brush up against that I like in working with colleagues and others rub off on me. This is how we build and evolve our own leadership style over time to lead your peers and organizations to make the impact you are looking to make. How do you know […]

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What Can I Do for You Today?

When was the last time you asked someone “What Can I Do for You Today?” Or any of the following: “How Can I Better Serve You?” “How Can I Help?” “What Could I Do Differently for You?” These are questions you should ask frequently to friends (yes your friends will love you!), colleagues, those you […]