“A new approach to leadership can help women become more self-confident and effective business leaders. Women start careers in business and other professions with the same level of intelligence, education, and commitment as men. Yet comparatively few reach the top
“Practicing each dimension of the centered-leadership model is linked to higher levels of personal and professional satisfaction. Leaders who master the art of leading from their core— using several dimensions of the model we call “centered leadership”—are likelier than others
“Managers get lots of training on how to fire an individual employee but usually are left on their own when they have to deliver bad news to a group. No matter how skillfully you announce bad news, it’s likely to
“If you usually communicate by way of bullet points and digital technology, you may need to re-learn the art of listening. Active listening — the willingness and ability to hear and understand — continues to be a core element of
“Anyone who has sent a humorous email that has confused — or worse, offended — someone knows the danger of trying to be funny in an email. Email does not convey tone. How your message sounds to you when you
” In a challenging economic cycle, many of the most brilliant and capable professionals are anything but successful — some even end up having serious financial problems. It’s not that they don’t work hard. In many cases they work too
… Insightful research findings. Social networks are inevitable for today successful businesses. CMO’s have to stratgically focus their efforts towards best utilization of such huge freely-offered customers feedback. It generates lots of ideas on how to improve products and services.