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May 20, 2016

Weekly Round-Up: Kindness at Work, 10 Qualities that Make a Great Leader, Becoming a Great Leader, Millennials and Leadership & How to Deal with a Communication Breakdown

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 read articles on kindness at work, 10 qualities that make a great leader, being a great leader, millennials and leadership & how to deal with a communication breakdown. 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.

  • How Kindness Can Help Us at Work — and In Our Finances
    By Gail Golden (@GoldenCoach), Gail Golden Consulting

    My father-in-law, Sam Golden, passed away on March 8 at the venerable age of 89. He served for many years in the office of legal counsel of the University of Chicago, was an avid and talented amateur cellist, and advocated passionately for the rights of the developmentally disabled…
  • Top 10 Qualities That Make A Great Leader
    By Tanya Prive (@TonyaPrive1)

    Having a great idea, and assembling a team to bring that concept to life is the first step in creating a successful business venture. While finding a new and unique idea is rare enough; the ability to successfully execute this idea is what separates the dreamers from the entrepreneurs…
  • What You Need To Know About Becoming A Great Business Leader
    By Chantal Bechervaise (@CBechervaise), Take it Personel-ly

    Becoming a great business leader isn’t the easiest thing to do. Some people are born with the skills to be a great business leader, while others need to learn them first. Just because you aren’t a natural business leader doesn’t mean you can’t become one with a little time and practice…
  • Millennials, Gallup, Football, Leadership: A Common Thread
    By Jon Mertz (@ThinDifference), Thin Difference

    Gallup released a new research study on Millennials. No real surprises in the summary report, but there are some areas of commonality between generations along with some work to be done. While this report was on my mind, I came across an article about the new football coach…
  • How to Deal with Communication Breakdowns
    By Vanessa Van Edwards (@vvanedwards), Science of People

    A few years back, my family and I set out hiking along a wooded trail, high in the Pryor Mountains of Montana heading to a cave we wanted to explore. The short trail led us to the entrance of the cave…

What were some of the top articles you read this week?

-          David Grossman 


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