Empathetic Leadership Begins with Love

Steve Farber

The post Empathetic Leadership Begins with Love first appeared on Steve Farber. Over the past couple of years, our world has lost and gained a lot. We’ve been through an incredibly stressful yet profound experience, and we’ve come out on the other side, scarred but intact and. Read more.

Extraordinary Leadership

CEO Insider

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Agile Leadership

Scrum.org

I had a leadership nightmare. Let’s turn the Agile leadership wheel one by one to see your opportunities and find out what kind of an effect do the leaders have in your organization? . It was as if most of the directors I have heard and met so far gathered and accompanied me….

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The Leadership Experience

General Leadership

I find that observing the challenges of my children offers some very good insights into relationships and leadership. Recently, I have discussed circumstances with my children that relate to expectations and how to play a leadership role that led me to reflect on the Leadership Experience. Is the leadership experience something to be chased, or something to create on your own?… Guest Posts experience Hirneisen Leadership military Military leadership

Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

Speaker: Roy Osherove, Technology and Leadership Consultant

Roy Osherove, the author of Elastic Leadership, is going to provide some answers that come from his experience seeing this across many different organizations. And the answers focus on leadership. Which leadership styles are most effective for each mode.

What is Resilient Leadership?

Experience to Lead

Resilient leadership helps people manage disruptive changes in an organization and adapt to challenges. Resilient leaders are some of the greatest leaders, identified by their ability to persevere through the tough times and maintain energy levels under pressure.

Compassionate Leadership with Donato Tramuto

Let's Grow Leaders

Compassionate leadership is not weak. The bottom line on bottom lines: compassionate leadership is about better people and better business. Compassionate Leadership. What is the definition of compassionate leadership? Podcast compassionate leadership

My Leadership Challenge

CEO Insider

Full disclosure, my favorite leadership book of all time is The Leadership Challenge by Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner. The post My Leadership Challenge appeared first on CEOWORLD magazine.

Passionate Leadership

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Legendary Dallas Cowboys head coach, Tom Landry, once said “ Leadership is getting someone to do what they don’t want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve.” The post Passionate Leadership appeared first on General Leadership. Guest Posts albers co-author cowboys Leadership mission passion Scrivner winology

Leadership Can Be Destructive

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Leadership can be destructive. Lately, I have been very focused on the rise in destructive leadership in the lives of those I intersect with. The post Leadership Can Be Destructive appeared first on General Leadership. Guest Posts Communication Destructive Leadership Reputation Team Toxic

Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

Leadership and Agile: Are You ‘In Control’?

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Effective Leadership requires Key Ingredients

General Leadership

Across my leadership journey, I have worked with and for many leaders. Guest Posts checkup joe thornell key Leadership transparencyThe more humble and transparent a leader is, the more effective he or she will be. Michael Hyatt. Some were very good, some good, and some not-so-good. As I have reflected on each of those experiences, I recognized traits, skills, or abilities that each leader either possessed or was lacking.

Leadership is Representation

General Leadership

Curator Posts air force Leadership positive quality ThornellIf you can’t be a good example, you’ll just have to be a horrible warning. Anonymous. How important is it to represent the organization properly? This question has come to mind in rapid-fire succession these past few weeks as we witness people doing exactly the wrong things while representing their organizations on a daily or weekly basis.

The Passion of Leadership

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Leadership is Passion. Leadership is the passion to make an organization better. Leadership is the passion toward each team member, pushing them toward a higher level of accomplishment. Leadership is the passion for continuous and deliberate self-improvement. Leadership is a passion which cannot be taught, but must be learned.

Architect Your Organization for Effectiveness, Productivity, and Joy

Speaker: Ron Lichty, Consultant: Interim VP Engineering, Ron Lichty Consulting, Inc.

As a senior software leader, you likely spend more time working on the architecture of your systems than the architecture of your organization. Yet, structuring our teams and organizations is a critical factor for success. In fact, the impact of software architecture parallels the impact of organizational structure. We are excited to welcome Ron Lichty, co-author of a seminal book on managing software teams and a well-known speaker, he’ll speak to organizing for effectiveness, productivity and joy.

Hybrid Leadership

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! What is leadership ? Recently, I applied for and was interviewed for a job as a leadership instructor at a local state university. The post Hybrid Leadership appeared first on General Leadership. Read more at [link].

Frozen Leadership

General Leadership

The post Frozen Leadership appeared first on General Leadership. Guest Posts Cohen Credibility disney Frozen Leadership relationships “That’s when you put someone else’s needs before your own. You know, like when Kristoff brought you back here and left you forever.” ” Olaf, Disney’s “ Frozen “ Day in and day out here at Walt Disney World, I continue to be impressed by impact of our latest animated hit, “ Frozen.”

What is Synchronized Leadership?

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! “The single most important element of success in war is leadership.” As a young officer our formal leadership training consisted largely of learning our military specialty and a few vague lessons about balancing “mission and people.” In fact, our leadership classes were called “management” classes–which brings me to my point.

Amplifying Agile Leadership

Scrum.org

One continuing problem we see with many of today’s business leaders is that they rarely adopt Agile at the leadership level. Which is the real power of an Agile leadership team structured to collaborate

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An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Estimates are a contentious topic in software development. Most of our development teams hate providing estimates and many managers are starting to view them as unnecessary. As senior software leaders, how can we determine whether estimates are helpful or harmful to our teams? We are excited to be joined by Beekey Cheung, a software consultant and blogger known as Professor Beekums, who has helped many leaders and teams go from fearing estimates to using them appropriately. He'll walk us through the value of estimates, how to overcome the hesitancy many have in giving them, and how to provide better estimates.

Leadership in Stasis

General Leadership

“It might look and seem beautiful and calm; there is a significant difference in ineffective leadership, lack of leadership, and leadership that is in stasis.” All three leadership situations are damaging to the organization and the people. Ineffective leadership shows some attempt at leading, however for any number of reasons, there is an inability to make things happen. Guest Posts Change hubris Leadership status quo Thornell

Improving Leadership Bench Strength

N2Growth Blog

A fter reading Gartner’s report on How to Build Leadership Bench Strength , these are my conclusions: HR already invests 23% of its Training and Development budget in Leadership and 27% on the high potential professionals. How do they affect Leadership?

Passing the Baton: Leadership in Transition

General Leadership

“For every minute spent in organizing, an hour is saved.” ” Benjamin Franklin. So you’ve been leading your organization for a year or two, maybe more, and now it’s time to turn over your pride and joy to another leader.

Applying Leadership by the Numbers

General Leadership

Leadership is the key component that contributes to the success of these effective teams. Guest Posts Dorl Leadership Military Insider“Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers who can cut through argument, debate and doubt to offer a solution everybody can understand.” Colin Powell. Successful organizations possess numerous attributes that distinguish them from their competitors.

The Six Principles of Persuasion

Speaker: Michael Carducci, CTO, Mago:Tech

As senior tech leaders, we often fall prey to thinking that a “good idea” and logical case is sufficient to get the desired response and result. We might be trying to get our CEO on-board with investment in a new technology or a rearchitecture effort, or we might want culture or process changes by our team. Our “good idea” is simply the beginning. An idea must be communicated; a case must be made; and ultimately other people must be persuaded to get onboard. Michael Carducci brings a fascinating background to this webinar. He’s a technologist and regularly works to help senior leaders improve their results. He’s also a professional mentalist and has been a student of psychology, human behavior and the principles of influence for nearly two decades.

The Practice of Leadership

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Leadership, like any endeavor is a skill that can be learned and honed through practice. Just scan any online bookseller and you will find thousands of books on leadership. we want to first explore the concept of the practice of leadership.… The post The Practice of Leadership appeared first on General Leadership.

Servant leadership

Agile42

This shift comes with new demands on leadership, and effective leaders cultivate the values of servant leadership. . What is servant leadership? . Greenleaf first popularized the term “servant leadership” in The Servant as Leader , an essay published in 1970. .

Tech Leadership books

Apiumhub

The transition to tech leadership is a huge challenge. Technical leadership is different. We’ve collected a few of the best tech leadership books, so you can dive in with the best chance of success. Remember, that learning is key to success in any leadership position.

Leaders Coaching Leaders: One Secret to Sustainable Leadership Development

Let's Grow Leaders

As organizations flatten and people continue to work remotely, it will take more than an executive sponsor to ensure your leadership development sticks. If your Sales SVP thinks your leadership development program is a distraction, your sales managers will show up late and multi-task.

Schema Evolution Patterns

Speaker: Alex Rasmussen, CEO, Bits on Disk

If you want to make your development team squirm, ask them about database schema changes or API versioning. Most development teams struggle with changing database schemas and updating API versions without breaking existing code. Alex Rasmussen is an expert in helping teams through these struggles. His talk will examine database schema changes and API versioning as two instances of schema evolution: how your systems respond when the structure of your structured data changes.

Values-Based Leadership

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America''s Most Trusted Leaders to You! The post Values-Based Leadership appeared first on General Leadership. Guest Posts action core values Deliberate expectations Leadership organization Process Smith Solution value values Read more at [link]. Define what your brand stands for, its core values and tone of voice, and then communicate consistently in those terms.

Leadership Growth – Are You Coachable?

Let's Grow Leaders

Leadership growth requires feedback and continual learning. And your influence will grow too if you invest in your leadership growth. Another time, we were working with an organization’s managers and having them rate the leadership behavior where they felt the most need to improve.

Great Leadership Trains

Career Advancement

To get there, she knew she had to focus on growing her leadership skills. Within a couple of months, her boss had remarked about her growing leadership competencies and suggested she might be a prime candidate for a directorial position one day. If you want to aspire toward a career in leadership, work toward building and developing these characteristics. Leadership requires enormous drive, hard work, good stress-management skills, and enthusiasm.

Your Big Leadership Voice

Steve Farber

Your Big Leadership Voice is a creative & Read more. The post Your Big Leadership Voice appeared first on Steve Farber. Leadership Development Uncategorized What happens when your team or company sets out to tell their stories and write an original song together?

Driving Discovery and Experimentation in your Organization

Speaker: Teresa Torres, Product Discovery Coach, Product Talk, David Bland, Founder and CEO, Precoil, and Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Advisor, Fearless Product LLC

If you want to build what matters, you can't move forward blindly. But to make progress, you can't let things slow to a crawl while you focus resources on gathering data. This is where continuous discovery and experimentation come in. Join Teresa Torres (Product Discovery Coach, Product Talk), David Bland (Founder, Precoil), and Hope Gurion (Product Coach and Advisor, Fearless Product) in a panel discussion as they cover how - and why - to build a culture of discovery and experimentation in your organization.

4 Components of Leadership Effectiveness

General Leadership

GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! So the natural question arises; how do you truly know if your leadership is effective? There are, however, plenty of organizations where the work does get done, but the leadership is lacking. The post 4 Components of Leadership Effectiveness appeared first on General Leadership.

Supertanker Leadership

General Leadership

Scott Yorkovich, a leadership coach, wrote in his article Disruptive Leadership , “The most effective leaders actually create change in the organization and may even influence the environment as a result.”. As a commander in a military unit, I used disruptive leadership to make a significant change. The post Supertanker Leadership appeared first on General Leadership. Guest Posts angry disruptive emotional intelligence eq goh Leadership levy supertanker

Executive Leadership Books: Make the Leap from Reader to Leader

Steve Farber

The post Executive Leadership Books: Make the Leap from Reader to Leader first appeared on Steve Farber. They say a picture is worth a thousand words. That may be true, but I’ll tell you, while I enjoy looking at pictures as much as the next person and may even interpret them in. Read more.

Patience – A Leadership Principle

Lead on Purpose

… Continue reading → Leadership Trust change composure leadership principles respectDuring the last few weeks and months so much has changed for all of us.

More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

In this talk, Steve McConnell, CEO of Construx Software, distills hundreds of companies’-worth of real-world experience into the proven Agile leadership practices that work best. Steve will seamlessly thread together traditional approaches, early Agile approaches, modern Agile approaches, and the principles and context that underlie them all—creating an invaluable resource for Agile leaders, their teams, and their organizations.