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Boss versus Leader - Which are You?

Posted by Nisha Amin on Mar 22, 2018 11:52:23 AM

BOSS VERSUS LEADER - TAKE THE QUIZ

When you reflect on your career, you’ve likely had bosses you’ve loved and others you haven’t liked very much at all. You may have even left a job due to the negative relationship with your manager. Think back on each situation – what was it about the person that made them so great? Or made them so unbearable?

While the terms “boss” and “leader” are often used interchangeably, there are some significant differences between the two. There is a good chance that the boss you loved was truly a leader.

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Topics: leadership development training, leadership development

Storming the C-Suite: The Importance of Women in Leadership Roles

Posted by Nisha Amin on Mar 8, 2018 8:33:00 AM

THE IMPORTANCE OF WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP ROLES

Today is International Women’s Day and this year’s theme is #PressforProgress highlighting the urgent need for gender parity. The IWD organization cites the World Economic Forum’s 2017 Global Gender Gap Report which shows that while women have made strides in healthcare and education, there is still a large gender gap in the workplace and politics with women under-represented in boardrooms and C-Suites.

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Topics: leadership development training, leadership development, international womens day, women in leadership

Effective Leadership Training Will Replace Bosses

Posted by Nisha Amin on Dec 1, 2016 1:45:00 PM

TIPS FROM YOUR TRAINING COMPANY

The need for organizations to allocate corporate training and development dollars towards effective leadership development has grown substantially in the recent years.  

While baby boomers or Generation X-ers may have been accustomed to the mentality of a boss versus a true leader, success or failure for organizations in today’s market place and going forward commands a very different approach to team management and leadership.

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Topics: leadership development consultant, leadership development training, leadership development

Leadership Development in a Changing World

Posted by Lora Boiago on Nov 14, 2013 9:36:00 AM

Leadership development consultants have seen the new work environment is filled with improbability and dreamstime_s_7523628-2change.  The ability to adapt in this ever changing culture is now a job requirement.  In a world without change or innovation, Leadership Development Consultants would not be necessary.  But in a world where change and innovation is ever so intense, every leader must learn how to effectively perform in new and changing situations.  This creates an even higher demand for Leadership Development Consultants which proves to have an astounding ROI for companies.

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Topics: training consultant, training companies, leadership development consultant, leadership development consultants, management training consultant, leadership development training, management training program, learning and development tradeshow, management training

Training Consultants Top 4 Tips on Active Listening

Posted by Lora Boiago on Jul 22, 2013 9:56:00 AM



TRAINING CONSULTANTS
 - Communication is an automatic to all of us.  At many points throughout the day we find ourselves interacting with our spouses, colleagues, children and friends without giving much thought to how we’re doing it.  With communication being so widespread and natural, why is doing it effectively so difficult to many of us?

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Topics: training consultant, training consultants, leadership development consultant, leadership development consultants, leadership development training, communication skills, communication training, business communication training