The Leadership Habit

Looking Inward to See Outward: The 4 Keys to Personal Growth

Looking Inward to See Outward: The 4 Keys to Personal Growth Leadership is, by definition, a role that looks outward. It’s unique in that much effort is spent evaluating the performance of everyone except ourselves. Yet, what happens when the “leadership lens” with which we use to look outward becomes covered in a thick layer… read more

How to Develop a Customer Focused Business Strategy

When implemented correctly, customer focused business strategy has great potential to dramatically improve your bottom-line. Your team must do more than simply meet expectations in a competitive marketplace. You must create a customer experience that propels your business forward. There are three essential values in a customer focused business strategy that excellent leaders consistently manage… read more

Your Workplace Relationships Can Make You A Great Leader

Developing positive workplace relationships influences your success as a leader. Business leaders and managers who develop positive workplace relationships through networking, collaboration, and conflict management are much more likely to succeed. The aim is building relationships that inspire and drive people to achieve a common goal. To build and maintain positive relationships, leaders must be… read more

3 Leadership Skills That Encourage A Culture Of Excellence

Encourage a culture of excellence in your organization through empowered delegation, coaching, and rewarding. Leonardo da Vinci began his journey to becoming a master painter as an apprentice. In the workshop of the Italian master artist, Andrea del Verrocchio, Da Vinci learned a range of technical skills that many today would not consider part of… read more

The 3 Secrets to Leadership Vision Success

Apply these 3 skills to define and execute your leadership vision. Executing leadership vision may be among the toughest core competencies for leaders to develop. To successfully execute your leadership vision, you must be able to define the vision, strategy, and tactical plan for your organization, and then effectively communicate it to your team in… read more

How to Build Business Acumen to Crush Your Competition

Business acumen is a critical leadership skill, allowing you to make informed decisions that give you a competitive advantage. Organizations thrive when their leaders grasp the financial impact of every decision. Business acumen is the understanding of how the business operates, makes money, and grows profitably. It is a skill that everyone in your organization… read more

Develop Your Leadership Influence to Impact Productivity and Growth

Leadership influence improves organizational productivity and growth through engagement and motivation, rather than authority. Influence is defined as the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something, or the effect itself. Authority is defined as the power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforce obedience. Your… read more

3 Skills You Need To Learn To Drive Results Now

How you drive results in your organization has a significant impact on your productivity and business growth. What does it mean to drive results? And why does driving results matter? Let’s begin by answering the second question with a question: How often does your team float great ideas that go nowhere? Driving results is critical… read more