Category Archives: Leadership Skills

What Innovative Leaders Know About Creative Thinking

Jeanne Hardy — November 21, 2019 Follow @creativebizinc TeroVesalainen / Pixabay The biggest misconception surrounding creativity is that it is an inherent talent. In reality, creativity is a discipline that can be learned and honed. As a business leader, it’s a skill that you will use and strengthen every day. Simply put, creativity is the … Continue reading What Innovative Leaders Know About Creative Thinking

Agile Leadership: A Comprehensive Guide

Rick Lepsinger — November 13, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc Today’s ideal leadership candidates are not necessarily employees with the most experience or expertise. One of the key differentiators among top leaders is leadership agility, or the ability to balance competing demands. Agile leaders foster connections with team members and customers, enable teams to achieve peak performance, … Continue reading Agile Leadership: A Comprehensive Guide

Strategic Leadership: Slowing Down to Speed Up

Jeanne Hardy — November 5, 2019 Follow @creativebizinc mohamed_hassan / Pixabay In a business culture seemingly dominated by the mantra “Fail fast, fail often,” we spend a lot of time praising companies for doing things fast—for being fastest to market, quickest to respond, most agile to pivot—but we often don’t recognize the businesses that know … Continue reading Strategic Leadership: Slowing Down to Speed Up

How to Ensure Your Leadership Assessment Process Works

Darleen DeRosa — November 4, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc Evaluating the performance and identifying development needs for the senior leaders in an organization can be a challenge. In the case of senior executives, corporate board evaluations are often ineffective because they fail to identify key performance indicators or even what the executive’s core responsibilities are. Without … Continue reading How to Ensure Your Leadership Assessment Process Works

How to Instantly Identify Someone with Bad Leadership Skills

Paul Keijzer — October 22, 2019 Follow @Paul_Keijzer In my constant search for the truth about what it takes for great leaders to succeed, I keep coming back to one undeniable fact: In order to identify and appreciate good leadership, we need to understand what constitutes bad leadership first. What a significant moment it is … Continue reading How to Instantly Identify Someone with Bad Leadership Skills

5 Strategies For Building Leadership Resilience

Darleen DeRosa — October 22, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc Sometimes things go wrong. Even the best strategies can be derailed with unexpected circumstances. In other cases, a single mistake at the critical juncture of a project could derail months of hard work. Developing leadership resilience is essential for overcoming these challenges. By assessing what went wrong … Continue reading 5 Strategies For Building Leadership Resilience

How Leadership Agility Can Drive Results For Your Business

Darleen DeRosa — October 18, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc Today’s organizations need agile leadership more than ever. In a high-speed business environment beset by change and disruption, leaders are being called upon to make difficult decisions almost every day. Between the rapid development of technology and the speed at which information can be distributed, managing a … Continue reading How Leadership Agility Can Drive Results For Your Business