April 3, 2015
Weekly Round-Up: 7 Ways Improvisation will Enhance Your Leadership, How to Create a Healthy Workplace Culture & 4 Reasons You Aren’t Getting the Feedback You Need
Welcome to my weekly round-up of top leadership and communication blog posts. As many of you know, each week I read and tweet several great articles and on Fridays, I pull some of my favorites together here on my blog.
This week you’ll see articles on the habits of highly persistent people, ways to create a healthy workplace culture in your organization and amazing secrets of the most successful leaders. These articles will provide you with tips, strategies and thought-starters from many of the smart folks in my network. So whether you’re a new leader or an industry veteran there’ll be something here for you.
- 7 Ways Improvisation Will Enhance Your Leadership
By Stacey Mason, Switch & Shift
“Nearly 10 years ago a pivotal book by author Daniel Pink (A Whole New Mind) suggested that forces in the world economy would shift society from left-brain thinking to right-brain thinking as the dominant thought pattern. In retrospect…”
- 7 Habits of Highly Persistent People
By Harvey Deutschendorf, Fast Company
“In any discussion of the attributes of successful people, persistence is always mentioned, often as the, or one of the, most important factors in success. Major success seldom comes easily or without…”
- How to Create a Healthy Workplace Culture
By Mike Miles, SmartBlog on Leadership
“When we think about the makeup of a workplace, tangible aspects often come to mind: location, office space, number of employees, revenue. However, certain intangibles are just as much a part of a company’s identity. Workplace culture tops this list…”
- 4 Reasons You’re Not Getting the Feedback You Need
By Karin Hurt, Lead Change Group
“He oozed with confidence as he shared his techniques and stories. I wrote down most of what he said. Until…his next words, which turned my attitude of respect to annoyance.’Oh, I never look at…”
- 10 Amazing Secrets of Happy and Successful Leaders
By Lolly Daskal, Inc.
“We talk about happiness as if it were a thing to be discovered and acquired. But happiness can never be found externally. It is not a possession to be acquired or a set of conditions, but a state of mind…”
What were some of the top leadership articles you read this week?
- David Grossman
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