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The 15 Diseases of Leadership, According to Pope Francis. Pope Francis has made no secret of his intention to radically reform the administrative structures of the Catholic church, which he regards as insular, imperious, and bureaucratic.

The 15 Diseases of Leadership, According to Pope Francis

He understands that in a hyper-kinetic world, inward-looking and self-obsessed leaders are a liability. Last year, just before Christmas, the Pope addressed the leaders of the Roman Curia — the Cardinals and other officials who are charged with running the church’s byzantine network of administrative bodies. Interview - Ann Clancy part 2 - IDC Coaching. It Pays to Be Nice. Research labs, like most workplaces, come in two broad varieties: The cut-throat kind, where researchers are always throwing elbows in a quest for prestige, and the collaborative kind, where they work together for the good of the team.

It Pays to Be Nice

And when David Rand first established his Human Cooperation Lab at Yale University, he was clear about the kind of culture he wanted to promote. World Economic Forum sur Twitter : "The strengths and weaknesses of every personality type #work #leadership. The strengths and weaknesses of every personality type. Even though the Myers-Brigg Type Indicator personality test is controversial, it’s still extremely popular in today’s business world.

The strengths and weaknesses of every personality type

It tests four behavioral binaries to come up with 16 distinctive personality types. To give you an idea of how important it is, 80% of the Fortune 500 companies and 89 of the Fortune 100 companies use it to analyze their employees. The Career Assessment Site created a helpful infographic to show what the strengths and weaknesses of each type as well as how common your personality type is and average household income. First take the test to see which type you get, and then check out the infographic below. This article is published in collaboration with Business Insider. Do You Barely Exist As A Leader? “A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves.”

Do You Barely Exist As A Leader?

—Lao Tzu Done well, performance management is a partnership where managers and direct reports work together to set goals, work through challenges, and celebrate accomplishments. A leader provides increased direction when a person is new to a task, extra support when they are learning, and gradual autonomy as they become skilled and experienced. A short 3-minute video just released by The Ken Blanchard Companies shares that this idea is much easier in theory than it is in practice. Drawing on the Blanchard Companies’ experience of working with hundreds of thousands of leaders over a 30-year period, the video identifies that 54 percent of leaders use only one style with all members of their team—regardless of an individual’s demonstrated competence and commitment on a task.

Via @leaderchat Share this: Human Capital Report 2015. How to Make a Lasting Positive Impact. Google. Neurocoaching in Practice ‹ Managing to Lead. 19 February 2015 Last week I proposed just enough leadership, for the sake of enhancing communityship.

Managing to Lead

This week I propose an end to the belief that leadership is separate from management, and superior to it. This is damaging management all right, but leadership more so. The fashionable depiction sees managers as doing the right things while leaders do things right.1 It sounds good, until you try to tell the difference when observing the work of someone who is successful.

Hillary Clinton just gave one of the most important speeches of her career. Fair or unfair, Democrats' chief criticism of Hillary Clinton has been that she doesn't truly share their most cherished values, particularly when it comes to addressing inequality.

Hillary Clinton just gave one of the most important speeches of her career

They also worry that she's not ready for prime time — that she's too stilted, too programmed, too cold on the stump. On Wednesday she answered both points. Her first major policy address of the 2016 campaign was Clinton at her finest, showcasing both strong policy chops and a deep sensitivity to Americans who are heartbroken over the deaths of young black men at the hands of police officers. Speaking at Columbia University, Clinton used the violence in Baltimore as a window into a larger argument — one she said she would revisit on the campaign trail — about addressing poverty and injustice.

It's a theme that dovetails smoothly with her ideas for empowering women and families through increased wages, pay equity, and the expansion of child care benefits. Change Starts with the Heart: The Emotional Impact of Lewinʼs Change Model. Rethink Your Employees’ Cross-Cultural Training - Management Tip of the Day - April 08, 2015 - Harvard Business Review. April 08, 2015 Most managers make a mistake when it comes to cross-cultural training: they focus only on explaining what the cultural differences are.

Rethink Your Employees’ Cross-Cultural Training - Management Tip of the Day - April 08, 2015 - Harvard Business Review

Understanding these differences is important, but you can’t stop there. Once people learn how behaviors and norms differ across cultures, the real challenge becomes learning to adapt and adjust their own behavior to work with others. So help your employees take the next step in their cross-cultural training. Assess what skills they need to develop to better work across cultures, and then integrate training into their actual work. Adapted from “The Mistake Most Managers Make with Cross-Cultural Training” by Andy Molinsky. Leaders Today - Executive Leadership Coaching.