I teamed up with The Complete Leader program as a faculty member to talk about leadership competencies. In this short video, The Complete Leader faculty and I discuss our experiences with family-owned businesses, tips for dealing with challenges and the importance of sustaining strong family relationships for business growth.
Do your departments communicate well with each other? Do they know each other’s work product? Challenges? Successes?
I had an aggravating experience trying to do a simple upgrade of a software service. I was on several phone calls for 2-1/2 hours to implement something that I thought was straightforward.
I concluded, however, that the reason it turned into such a production was because the upgrade resided in a different department and the two departments don’t talk to each other.
Same product, different level of service. Horrible communication. [Read more…]
I teamed up with The Complete Leader program as a facutly member to talk about leadership competencies. In this short video I discuss the importance of written communication for today’s leader and tips for mastering this skill set.
I recently was a guest on The Complete Leader Podcast, talking about Entrepreneurial Leaders. More info and podcast below.
Our guest is Dr. Lisa Aldisert, who is president of Pharos Alliance. Dr. Aldisert is an executive coach who specializes in strategic planning, workplace trends and leadership development. She talks about her research of entrepreneurial leadership, and lists the skills that these leaders need to master. She defines the “adore and abhor syndrome,” and talks about some of the most common challenges of leaders who are subject-matter experts. She also offers a gift to our listeners!
I teamed up with The Complete Leader program as a facutly member to talk about leadership competencies. In this short video I discuss some of the characteristics that a leader should possess in order to persuade effectively.