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Essential Leadership Skills

Essential Leadership Skills for any leader or manager. Contains articles and block writings on leadership, leadership skills, management skills for both new and seasoned leaders and managers.

Leadership Lessons - What leaders and managers actually do?

Become a Leader – What leaders and managers actually do?

Leadership lessons – What leaders and managers actually do?  ·   We have been talking lately a lot about leadership skills and abilities. I think it is time to spend a little time on what leaders and managers actually do in their work, so we have a bit of a clearer target to start aiming at …

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Essential Leadership Skills: Say “No” -even to your boss

Essential Leadership Skills: Say “No” – even to your boss  ·   To be a high performer at your work and advance quickly on your career, you have to be able to focus on things that matter. This means that you have to be able to focus on your high priority topics and have to be …

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Become a Leader: 12 Most important leadership skills

Become a Leader: 12 Most important leadership skills

How to become a leader – 12 Most important leadership skills  · “What are the most important leadership skills and abilities?” “How can I become a leader?”  “What leadership skills should I learn to become a leader or manager?”  “What leadership skills and qualities should a good leader have?” I hear these questions quite often and …

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Essential Leadership Skills: What are good leaders made of?

Essential Leadership Skills: What are good leaders made of?

What are good (business) leaders made of?  · There is a reason why good business leaders are relatively rare, sought after and well-paid. Being a truly competent, confident, credible, and strong leader goes much deeper and wider than learning a few leadership and management skills. It requires a complete package of identity, traits, character, mindset, …

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Become a Leader: False beliefs and misconceptions about leaders and management careers

Leadership Lessons: False beliefs and misconceptions about leaders and management careers  · There are many misconceptions about leaders, leadership, and building management careers. These misconceptions are very limiting and prevent too many people from even thinking about starting a management career or becoming a leader. I have listed and broken down the most common misconceptions …

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Leadership Skills: Pursuing a leadership career - why should you lead?

Become a Leader – why should you lead?

Pursuing a leadership career – why should you lead?  ·  A bit more philosophical article today, as I am pondering the reasons for pursuing a leadership career despite all the challenges it brings to our lives. This article is all about your reasons to become a leader and why should you lead. Leadership and leading …

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Become a Leader: Your identity – you are not your title and position

Leadership lessons: Your identity – you are not your title and position  ·   When you ask people who they are, their answers are often something like project manager, developer, engineer, director, vice president, CEO etc., even outside the work environment. While your work and title are a part of your identity, you should not let …

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