Bringing in a new team leader

You have to bring in someone new to lead the project team.Now, you need to explain what is happening to the team. You don’t want to paint the old leader in a negative light – you know there are loyalties. But you do want them to accept the change and the new leader. What can you do?Here are some tips.

How do people engage at work?

When you communicate the change be aware that the impact will be different for different kinds of people. Take those different needs into account when you are planning the message. Then recognize the risk that different kinds of engagement might present.

Job Interview – Helpful Quotes

Job Interview – Helpful Quotes Job Interview – helpful quotes if you have one coming up shortly Remember why you are going! “You go to a job interview to discover whether your talents, abilities, interests and direction are a good fit for the job, the company, and the company’s mission.” Susan M Heathfield Research the […]

Are you a good team leader? Take my test.

Starting a new project? See how well you are doing in the leadership stakes. If you are serious about being a good leader, then you should be able to provide serious answers to all these questions.

Job Seeking While You Are In Work

Looking at other possibilities when you are in work is healthy. But, you need to handle this with care, particularly right now. You do not want to find yourself being moved on because the organization begins to have doubts about your loyalty.

Women Leading – Quotes

Women Leading – Quotes Women leading – here are some quotes to inspire you! Clearly no one knows what leadership has gone undiscovered in women of all races, and in black and other minority men. Gloria Steinem Leaders are more powerful role models when they learn than when they teach! Rosabeth Moss Kantor Change happens […]

Transformational Leadership

Transformational leaders are able to communicate a clear vision and share a passion for engaging in the journey – they are able to make the group they lead feel recharged and energized for the challenge ahead.

Leadership Styles – Life Cycle Leadership

No one style is right for any leader all the time. Good leaders need the confidence to be flexible, and to adapt themselves according to the situation. The right leadership style will depend on the person or group being led.

Active Listening and Good Communication

Every piece of advice you read about how to be a good leader talks about the need for good communication – an able leader is an able communicator! Yes, quite right. But communication is a two way process. For any leader the ability to listen is right up there with the ability to deliver the message. And listening is more the just hearing a sound and knowing what the words usually mean.

Quotes On Trust

Quotes On Trust Finding trust Trust – the ability to have trust and the ability to be trusted are key components in human happiness. “Trust is the glue of life. It’s the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It’s the foundational principle that holds all relationships.” ― Stephen R. Covey “Because you believed I was capable […]