Little Known Secrets Behind Successful Women Leaders

The business world has come a long way from the time when women leaders were a rare phenomenon. Today, it is not uncommon to see women leading big businesses with great success. Successful women get to the top through hard work, perseverance and displaying strong leadership abilities.  It takes real strength to be successful in [...]

The Leadership Dilemma: Should You Set Short- or Long-Term Objectives?

About the author Greg Dorban is a Demand Generation Professional helping global companies to create more opportunities in their marketing and sales programmes.  He is Head of Inbound Marketing with strategic consultation on search, social, web, conversion and content at Ledger Bennett, a specialist B2B agency. When you are in a leadership role, a large part [...]

9 Warning Signs Your Leadership is Failing

I have failed. Not to long ago I had a very difficult conversation with a talented supervisor in my business, explaining to him the reasons why we have to downsize our business and his job was one of the jobs we have to cut.  We made some mistakes in our decisions, which turned out to cost our business dearly.  I [...]

How To Develop Your Leadership Skills For Career Success

 ”Geniuses are born but leaders are made.” If this saying is true, its good news for aspiring leaders.  It means, even if you are not born with strong leadership traits, you can still develop into an excellent leader.  Leadership skills are important for career advancement and it is therefore important to develop your leadership skills [...]

9 Reasons a Leader Should Use Groups in Decision Making

This article by Shaun Rosenberg highlights the importance for a leader of involving the team or group in the decision-making process, thereby helping them to grow as well.  He is the author of the Shaun Rosenberg Blog.  His blog is for everyone looking to change for the better.  He writes about personal growth and motivation. As a leader you make decisions [...]

The 2020 Top 20 Leadership Blogs You Should Read

“Leaders are readers” I’m sure you’ve heard this saying before.  Although it may be a bit of a cliché, I for one believe it to be true.  I created this resource list of the top 20 business and leadership blogs specifically based on this “cliché”.   I believe the business and leadership writers featured in this list will [...]

6 Benefits for a Leader of One-on-One Employee Conversations

As a business leader, you know your focus must be on the customer 100% of the time. Right? What about the people looking after the customer? – Our Employees. How often do you spent time with individual employees and engage in a structured one-on-one conversation with your Employees? In this article, Valerie Cecil outlines [...]

The Introvert’s 2020 Business and Leadership Success Pledge [Featured Post]

This post by Lisa Petrilli, author of  ”The Introvert’s Guide to Success in Business and Leadership“ first appeared on C Level Strategies, Visionary Leadership.  She has graciously given me permission to make some structural changes and to republish it on my blog. Leadership Success Comes from Within My fellow introverts, if you take this pledge [...]

Increase Your Leadership Effectiveness, Think Solutions

“Our problems today cannot be solved with the same level of thinking with which they were created” - Albert Einstein Taking Albert Einstein’s advice it seems we have to make a shift in our thinking as leaders to come up with solutions to the pressing problems we face today. This means your leadership effectiveness depends on [...]

Control Your Thoughts and Increase Your Leadership Effectiveness

As I am driving to the office, the radio is chattering away, getting my attention whenever there is an updated traffic report.  I have to concentrate on the traffic around me, since it seems half the people only wake up in their cars mid-way to their destination.  In between all this, the news reader grabs [...]