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Leadership Style

From The WWE to the White House - Don't Steal Donald Trump's Leadership Style

Gene Hammett | Posted 03.01.2017 | Business
Gene Hammett

The GOP race seems more like a WWE event than a political race. The name calling and the poking fun is entertaining, but it is eroding the character o...

Why Trump?

Dr. Ichak Kalderon Adizes | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics
Dr. Ichak Kalderon Adizes

Sometimes people wonder how Donald Trump, the loudmouth business man who succeeded to offend almost everyone, succeeded to become the leading candidate of the Republican party for president of the United States. My explanation: It has to do with the theory of lifecycles.

What Will Make or Break You as a Leader: Monetizing Your Leadership Brand

Ellevate | Posted 06.04.2016 | Women

Your peers need to view your leadership with the right combination of humility and confidence. This is no easy task. Back to that sandbox. Ask yourself if you protect and covet your turf or if you understand that your efforts and contribution are interdependent on your peers.

Burnout's Silver Lining

Anne Omland | Posted 01.31.2015 | Healthy Living
Anne Omland

Had it not been for a move across the globe, I may not have made the changes that saved me from being consumed by my job and unhealthy lifestyle. Many of us need a slap upside the head in order to change. Otherwise we'd keep pushing forward in a steady state of burnout.

A Better Leader by Sitting in Front of Your Computer?

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 12.01.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

By Even Fossen When I was young I, by some peculiar reason I do not even remember today, had the ambition of becoming the CEO of a substantial compan...

Female Leaders Are More Effective Than 'Macho' Ones

The Huffington Post | Amanda Duberman | Posted 05.23.2014 | Women

Satisfaction with political leaders worldwide stands at 30 percent. Eighty percent of world's political leaders are men. Coincidence? A new survey...

The 5 Things Great Leaders Must Do Very Well

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 03.29.2014 | Business
Dr. Jim Taylor

I don't believe in leadership styles. We certainly hear plenty from all sorts of business gurus that this style or that is ideal. I would argue, however, that talking about styles has little value because we are incapable of leading in a way that is inconsistent with who we are as people.

Is Your Leader a Louder? 5 Ways of Dealing With an Abusive Boss

Suzanne de Janasz | Posted 01.14.2013 | Business
Suzanne de Janasz

A staggering 80 percent of employees leave their jobs because of their bosses. So what creates such a tension between boss and employee? Too often it's the boss' leadership style.

Why You Shouldn't Lead Like a Politician

Laura Huckabee-Jennings | Posted 01.05.2013 | Business
Laura Huckabee-Jennings

In today's business environment, where innovation, motivation and productivity are more needed than ever, this style of leadership is rapidly losing favor. Not for any "soft" reasons, but because it simply isn't effective at driving business growth.

The Value of Vulnerable Leadership

Mike Robbins | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mike Robbins

In our families, with our friends, in our community, and in our work -- we have the ability to influence others in a positive way and many of us have a deep desire to impact those around us.

What Kind of Leader Did General McChrystal Expect?

Kathleen Reardon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kathleen Reardon

As Obama works to bring his team together, he'll need to consider how to bridge the divide between his preferred style of leadership and people not so different from General McChrystal.