What is your most important leadership tool?

What is your most important leadership tool?

  When in a leadership position, whether we like it or not, the spotlight is always on us. Everything we say and do is under scrutiny; the way we walk into a room, the way we stand, our handshake, our eye contact, our smile ……………. our rate of speech ……… the list...
Leadership – making a difference

Leadership – making a difference

  “The purpose of life is to contribute in some way to making things better.” – Robert F. Kennedy One of the hallmarks of leadership is “making a difference”, not necessarily world making differences or even country making differences but simple...
Dealing with diatribe

Dealing with diatribe

  Diatribe, also known as “Ad hominem attacks” is when someone attacks the character, motive, or some other attribute of a person making an argument rather than addressing the substance of the argument itself. Diatribe is the “nemesis” of dialogue; the latter is...
Leadership& presenting

Leadership& presenting

  As a great colleague of mine often says, “presentations are all about leadership” and, as I often reply, “yes, but leadership is not just about presentations” Making powerful speeches is clearly part of leadership; but leadership goes further, much further MLK...
Leaderment & Managership

Leaderment & Managership

  Interestingly, we don’t say Leaderment or Managership. This article is an attempt at a definitive understanding of what leadership and management are all about. However, definitive is as definitive goes ……. Leaders & managers are people and leadership &...
Leadership or Egoship

Leadership or Egoship

  Don’t confuse Leadership with Egoship Leadership is about influencing, motivating and enabling others to contribute to the effectiveness and success of the organizations of which they are members Egoship is about trying to convince people that you know best and...