Weekly Round-Up: 13 Internal Comms Hopes & Trends in 2019, 12 Powerful Leadership Habits, 5 C’s of Employee Comms, Dos & Don’ts of Active Listening, 10 Key Factors of Employee Empowerment

Posted by David Grossman on Fri,Dec 21, 2018


Welcome to my weekly round-up of the best-of-the-best recent leadership and communication blog posts.

  • It’s Never Too Late to Learn These 12 Powerful Leadership Habits
    By Lolly Daskal (@LollyDaskal)

    “Effective leadership is mostly made up of good habits. And some of the most important habits aren’t taught in school and can’t be picked up from reading or studying. They can be learned only through experience. But without them, making your mark in leadership will be a struggle. Here are 12 of the most powerful leadership habits…”
  • The 5 C’s of Employee Communication
    By Robby Brumberg (@robbybrumberg via @RaganComms), Ragan Communications

    “What’s the worst that could happen when you’re communicating with employees? A stray typo or bland email here and there won’t ruin anyone’s life, but poor communication, over time, can erode trust, tarnish credibility and sink employee morale. To avoid annoying workers and stoking internal confusion, consider these five hallmarks of effective employee communication…”
  • 10 Vital Empowerment Factors
    By Jim Hlavacek, PhD. via Skip Prichard (@SkipPrichard)

    “For employees to be empowered, they must have control of their immediate environments. Following are ten key factors that must be present for employees to begin to feel empowered and act on doing what is right for themselves, their company, and their customers:...”
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