Category Archives: Leadership Lessons

4 Ways to Build up Leaders in Your Business … And 3 Ways You Might Be Tearing Them Down

Mike Kappel — August 6, 2019 Follow @PatriotSoftware — August 6, 2019 You may not want to hear this, so brace yourself: If you aren’t building up leaders in your business, you’re not a good leader. Maybe you have most of the qualifications of a good leader, like having integrity, humility, and charisma. But if … Continue reading 4 Ways to Build up Leaders in Your Business … And 3 Ways You Might Be Tearing Them Down

How Leaders Can Make Better Decisions Using Scenario Analysis

Darleen DeRosa — July 9, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc — July 9, 2019 Leaders who possess good strategic thinking skills are an asset to any organization. They are able to accurately assess existing circumstances, factor in potential variables that could change those circumstances, and then determine the best course of action to take. There are many … Continue reading How Leaders Can Make Better Decisions Using Scenario Analysis

How Agile Leadership Can Improve Board Governance

Darleen DeRosa — June 27, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc — June 27, 2019 geralt / Pixabay The immense pressure on company boards to be more active and involved in developing and executing strategy will only intensify with today’s dynamic, innovative economy. Board positions are no longer seen as a ceremonial role or a perk for executives, … Continue reading How Agile Leadership Can Improve Board Governance

5 Lessons for Following a Legendary Leader like Walt Disney

Michael Goldsby — June 21, 2019 Follow @Mind2Momentum — June 21, 2019 Ron Miller recently passed away. The president and then CEO of the Walt Disney Company (1978-1984), as well as Walt Disney’s son-in-law, he is often overlooked in studies of the company. But Miller and the other executives who led between Walt Disney and … Continue reading 5 Lessons for Following a Legendary Leader like Walt Disney

Play Ball! Business Leadership Lessons from Baseball

Ellen Huxtable — April 25, 2019 Follow @abiztweet — April 25, 2019 How about them Cubs? Business leadership can be exhausting. So take a break, and indulge and reflect on glorious memories of our National Pastime. It’s springtime in Chicagoland, and thoughts, at least on the north side, again turn toward the perpetual saga of … Continue reading Play Ball! Business Leadership Lessons from Baseball

Is Leadership Really About Solving Problems?

Dave Brock — March 25, 2019 Follow @davidabrock — March 25, 2019 rubylia / Pixabay All of us, me included, often think a key aspect of leadership is about solving problems. Whatever the problem–a strategy problem, a market problem, a product problem, operational problems, sales/marketing problems, people problems…… We tend to think of ourselves as … Continue reading Is Leadership Really About Solving Problems?