Archive for August, 2015
REUTERS/Brian SnyderAccording to a new report from Harvard Business Publishing, today’s leaders must navigate a “volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguou
By building an environment where individuals know that following their instincts is encouraged, you’re empowering your team to push the limits of what even they may have thought possible.
It’s easy to let even a simple meeting get out of hand. Maintaining control is important; the room can sense when you are flustered, you easily forget your train of thought and control over the outcome.
I used some of the following techniques to maintain control over the meeting and bring the team back to a successful conclusion:
Slow It Down
It is common to increase your speech when you are nervous. To truly connect with your audience, you must slow down instead and control the speed of the discussion.
The ability for being present is not something mystic. Most everyone recognizes it and has experienced it in themselves and others at some time or another. However, it is not always easy to talk about, precisely because it involves more than our cognitive and verbal abilities. It is also a crucial aspect of creative leadership. THNK encourages its future leaders to be as present as they can be. A nice example of how leadership can unfold while being present is in the journey of one of our partic
Unforgettable bosses bring out the best in everyone. Dr. Travis Bradberry breaks down what they do so that anyone can do the same.
The last major stage of life is a chance to do something we are passionate about. In ‘elderhood’ (post-adulthood) we have the time and relative freedom to make more choices, for as long as our health allows.
10 Timeless Time Management Techniques http://t.co/4Inn3Xsnbn #Leadership
There never seems enough hours to meet the demands of a small business but a few hours a week invested online can pay big returns.
Through the years we have seen many stories of grit, and it touches us deeply when the human spirit triumphs over situations that seem insurmountable.