Welcome to my weekly round-up of the best-of-the-best recent leadership and communication blog posts.
- My Top 10 Leadership Insights For 2017
By Tanveer Naseer (@TanveerNaseer)
“With the New Year now well under way, many of us are understandably creating goals and developing plans for what we’d like to achieve over the course of the next 12 months. For myself, the start of a New Year also presents a unique opportunity to look back on the past 52 weeks to see which of my writings resonated the most with my readers…” See more.
- Do You Know The People You Lead?
By Steve Keating (@LeadToday), LeadToday
“One of the more critical responsibilities of leadership is making sure you have the right people in the right positions. Leaders who don’t understand this fail, and they take their people right into the pit of failure with them…” See more.
- Four Techniques To Overcome The Leadership Blues
By Terri Klass (@TerriKlass)
“For some leaders this is a challenging time of year with snowstorms and cold temperatures. Daylight hours are shorter which may cause us to feel a little down or even less ambitious. I know there is a psychological condition for individuals who suffer severely with this disorder but for many of us it is just that time of year we are quite familiar. As leaders we know we need to start off the year strong with our goals…” See more.
- How To Lead In 2018
By Robert Safian (@rsafian via @FastCompany), Fast Company
“When I was in my early twenties, a close relative of mine was murdered on the street by someone he didn’t know. It was a random act of violence that threw me into a spiral of sadness, fear, and negativity. I saw danger around every corner. The future was dark…” See more.
- Do These 3 Things and Increase Your Chances of Achieving Your Goals to 76%
By David Witt (@LeaderChat), Blanchard LeaderChat
“Research conducted by Gail Matthews, a professor of psychology at Dominican University in California can help increase your chances of goal success from 43% to 76%. In working with 149 adults from different business and networking groups, Matthews found that…” See more
What were some of the top leadership articles you read this week?