February 16, 2018
Weekly Round-Up: 10 Actions to Take as a Leader, No One Knows Your Strategy, Keeping Cool in a Crisis, Groundbreaking Study Identifies Tactics Used by Great Communicators
Welcome to my weekly round-up of the best-of-the-best recent leadership and communication blog posts.
- Failing to Take These 10 Actions Will Sink You As a Leader
By Randy Conley (@RandyConley), Leading with Trust
“As a leader, you don’t want to be defined by the things you didn’t do. It’s hard enough to get right what you are acting on, let alone worry about what you’ve missed.…” See more.
- No One Knows Your Strategy — Not Even Your Top Leaders
By Donald Sull, Charles Sull, and James Yoder (@simple_rules via @mitsmr), MITSloan Management Review
“New research reveals the surprising reasons managers don’t know their company’s strategy...” See more.
- The Vast Difference Between Managing and Leading
By Steve Keating (@LeadToday), LeadToday
“Leading and managing are seen as nearly identical, interchangeable words by most people. Even people who should and must know the huge difference often don’t…” See more.
- How Leaders Can Keep Their Cool in a Crisis
By Mark Bonchek and Cara France (@MarkBonchek via @HarvardBiz), Harvard Business Review
“The word crisis suggests something that happens infrequently. But these days, crises have become a regular state of affairs. Some crises disappear quickly and others never seem to go away…” See more.
- A Groundbreaking Study of 5,000 Top Performers Identifies 3 Tactics Used by Great Communicators
By Carmine Gallo (@carminegallo via @Inc), Inc.
“A five-year study by an influential UC Berkeley business professor reveals the communication secrets that separate great leaders from average ones…” See more.
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