While there are many trainable leadership skills and tools in such core leadership competencies as strategic thinking, political alignment, smart communication and talent motivation, they do not, by themselves, produce effective leadership.
Philosophers, consultants and educators agree: Character is the heart of leadership. Leadership character isn’t just a matter of “business ethics. True leadership character is seen in positive traits such as courage, integrity, resilience and...
Today, it’s common to hear “360 feedback” when receiving feedback from anyone using anything other than a self-assessment, but it’s important that the term include the immediate manager, direct reports, and possibly peers and oneself.