4 Secrets to Responsive Leadership

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Nationally recognized leader and executive coach Jackie Jenkins-Scott provides her perspective as she explores examples of responsive leadership in her new book, 7 Secrets of Responsive Leadership. We recently asked her more about responsive leadership. What makes a great leader?

Mindful Leadership for Business Owners and Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Rob is a member of EO in Detroit, speaker, author and an avid proponent of mindful leadership. . But, if the pressures of leadership are unavoidable, do we have to accept stress and the consequences that come with it? The responsibilities of leadership were overwhelming.

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The Crucible Of Leadership

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

Yesterday evening, the Gotham Gal and I went to see Jerry Colonna do a reading from his recent book , Reboot: Leadership and the Art of Growing Up. The Crucible of Leadership. In the course of studying how geeks and geezers became leaders,” writes Warren Bennis in the introduction to his classic, On Becoming a Leader , “…I discovered that their leadership always emerged after some rite of passage, often a stressful one.

Social Media and Thought Leadership for Founders

This is going to be BIG.

Similar to the longer form posts, try to think of sharing something meaningful that you want people seeing when they search for you—like why you started your company, what’s important to you about this business, or something specific about your leadership style. Running a startup consumes a ton of time.

Best Practices for Marketing Database Cleanse

Finding a vendor to cleanse and optimize your marketing database can be difficult if you don’t know what to look for. Download the eBook to get the most out of your database cleanse and find an appropriate vendor for your B2B marketing objectives.

Leadership Has A Price

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

” He gets pretty emotional and says “Winning has a price and leadership has a price. It also captures the burden of leadership and what is required to get everyone to commit to each other and be the best that they can be. Leadership is not being liked. Leadership is being respected and followed. We’ve been watching the ESPN series The Last Dance along with something like 6mm other fans who are watching it right now.

Leadership: Values

Continuations

Because leadership is ultimately about making certain difficult decisions. None of that is leadership. Leadership is when you make a decision based on values, explain the decision in terms of those values and use those values to rally support for the decision. So if you are in a leadership role or aspire to be in one, a great starting point to ask what your values are. leadership valuesA question I get quite frequently is “What makes a good leader?”

This CEO's Leadership Worth $250 Million. Simplus CMO Shares Why.

Smart Hustle Magazine

Ryan Westwood is a man on a mission to spread leadership principles to his team, his one page business plan is one of the keys to his success. Amy Osmond Cook, CMO of Simplus shared with me the "inside" story of how this deal came to be - it's all about leadership and focus.

Reboot: Leadership and the Art of Growing Up

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

Early promotion into adulthood is often painful and equally often a sign of an early promotion into leadership. Jerry Colonna ‘s book, Reboot , came out this week. He had given me the manuscript to read so many months ago that I had to go back and read it again before I could write about it. So I bought the book yesterday and read it again over the last twenty four hours. AVC regulars don’t need any introduction to Jerry.

On Leadership. And Diversity of Character.

Both Sides of the Table

I learned about leadership again in my first job out of school. But it was different and required different leadership styles. The hardest leadership challenge is in the home. The post On Leadership. *. What does it mean to be a leader?

Focus on Progress Leadership Not Change Management

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Let’s call “initiating significant change” what it truly is (or should be): Progress Leadership. Moving our focus from change management to progress leadership creates a shift in power from wielding power over employees to creating power among employees. Progress Leadership

On Leadership, Teams, Success & Happiness

Both Sides of the Table

Lately the topic of leadership & teams has been coming up a lot in my daily life. It’s my belief that through exceptional leadership you attract great teams that do more than the sum of the parts. ON LEADERSHIP.

Illustrating how to be an ethical leader, with Senior Director for Leadership Ethics, Ann Skeet

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

“More and more, leaders are being held responsible in their organization,” says Ann Skeet, Senior Director for Leadership Ethics at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics. Ann guides programs in leadership, business, and social sector ethics, and researches, writes, and speaks about the ethical dilemmas of leaders. The practice of ethical leadership. Leadership Skills & Development YLAI for Integrity

Some Thoughts on Leadership Going into 2016

Both Sides of the Table

Having time to think about “leadership” at most startups feels like a luxury. So spending time thinking about what your leadership style is, whether it’s effective and what you could do to improve it can yield dividends. Here are some quick guidelines on what I think it takes to build a sense of leadership: 1. Of course attending some leadership events is good for executives because that’s how you build relationships with the industry.

How to Bring Up Issues With Your Business Partner or Leadership Team

GAN

With that in mind, I wanted to share how my closest business partners, leadership team members, and I tend to work through conflict when it arises. Because I know this is our human tendency—for our brains to assume the worst-case scenario—I’m working hard to enter conflict with my partners and leadership team with the assumption that something has come up because of a misunderstanding, likely based on miscommunication. I help run two different businesses: GAN and GAN Ventures.

The Journey with Hadi: Leadership Shackleton's Way

Smart Hustle Magazine

Every man survived, ascribing it to Shackleton's superb leadership. We can all learn from Shackelton and apply it in our leadership, whether managing a team of 5 or 5,000. The post The Journey with Hadi: Leadership Shackleton's Way appeared first on SmartHustle.com with Ramon Ray.

The Leadership Opportunity in the NYC Innovation Community: Quantitatively Proven

This is going to be BIG.

It also means that, given the odds of most companies succeeding, you've got to maintain your leadership presence no matter what the ground is doing beneath you When I was in high school, I got pretty intimidated right off the bat. I went to a scholarship school and I felt like I was the last guy they let in. As early as freshman year, everyone seemed to know what they were good at and had already found lots of interests.

Announcing nextNY Fellows: An Innovation Community Leadership Initiative

This is going to be BIG.

I think that we've done a decent job with that, and we have a number of examples of individuals who have used it as a leadership platform, but it isn't as much of a leader factory as I had hoped. Here's what they will get: - A $500 stipend for 2011 to be used on leadership development. fix our blog, improve leadership/job opportunity listings, launch calendar, etc) - Encourage active participation on our listserv.

Fred Wilson and Andy Weissman Talk with Lindel Eakman about Transitioning Leadership at a VC Fund

Both Sides of the Table

So it was a timely conversation at this year’s Upfront Summit because the week of the Summit, Sequoia had announced that it was transitioning leadership from Jim Goetz to Roelof Botha (and US operations to Alfred Lin).

Leadership: Sell the dream; Make the reality.

Berkonomics

As a leader, you set the goals, establish the strategies and tactics to get there (with help from others of course) and sell the dream to all of your stakeholders. And that includes potential customers as well as executives and employees.

The Value of Letting Go to Gain Perspective

Entrepreneurs' Organization

We asked Adrienne to tell us more about the MyEO Tasimba leadership experience. She reminds me daily to stay connected to all I learned about myself and the world during our MyEO trip into the Tasimba leadership experience.

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Top Four Survival Tips for Small Business Owners

Entrepreneurs' Organization

BUSINESS GROWTH FINANCES INNOVATION LEADERSHIP PEOPLE/STAFF PR/MARKETING coronavirus COVID-19 small businessRemember when owning a small business was risky but rewarding? Stressful but satisfying? And then COVID-19 hit.

What the New Normal Looks Like in Three Industries and Three Countries

Entrepreneurs' Organization

At Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) , our mission remains engaging business owners at every stage with the tools, education and community necessary to learn and grow to new levels of leadership , in business and beyond.

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Retool, Repurpose, Redeploy

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Retool, repurpose, redeploy was a theme I had learned at EO Global Leadership Conference—and now it was time to put those words into action. Eric Ludwig is a member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Cleveland chapter, which he joined in 2003.

Advice from Warren Rustand: Put Your Head Down and Walk Into the Storm

Entrepreneurs' Organization

She recently attended a Facebook Live stream hosted by Warren Rustand , co-founder of EO’s Leadership Academy in Washington, D.C., Written for EO by Kalika Yap , an Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) member in Los Angeles.

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Here’s What President of textPlus @Nanea Reeves Has to Say on Leadership, Mgmt, Women in Tech

Both Sides of the Table

Nanea Reeves has a storied career in senior leadership roles at technology companies. In our video we discussed leadership topics such as managing product and engineering teams, communication and company organization. Leadership Startup Lessons

Innovation Through Crisis

Entrepreneurs' Organization

general INNOVATION LEADERSHIP STRATEGY coronavirus COVID-19 Distributed Energy EO UAE pandemic Ruchir Punjabi

The Curse That Causes Promotions to Fail

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Then, newly promoted supervisors were expected to pick up the skills on the job, without training in leadership. She convinced the department’s leadership to develop a leadership development training program for newly promoted supervisors. Leadership Development Training.

Assess Your Team to Effectively Implement Change

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Your leadership team is truly the driving force of any change you want to bring to your organization. It’s easy to underestimate the number of changes that will happen to our leadership or executive team when we begin a transformation journey.

Lighting the torch of change: Youth volunteering in Haiti

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

ADIVAH is a group of youth volunteers who put their leadership into practice by serving the community. Leadership Skills & Development Maximizing Human Capital HaitiBy Elise Kemp. As a part of the YLAI Network’s mission, community involvement in fostering development is critical.

One woman’s path to financial empowerment leads the way

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Leadership Skills & Development YLAI Counts YLAI Fellows Jamaica YLAI Fellows 2018

Success Is Not Accidental. Intentionality Insights from Dave Ramsey and Entre Leadership

Smart Hustle Magazine

Radio show host and founder of Ramsey Solutions, Dave Ramsey , spoke about this powerful concept at the Entre Leadership Summit. Intentionality Insights from Dave Ramsey and Entre Leadership appeared first on SmartHustle.com. Leadership Dave Ramsey intentionality leadership

How a female commercial engineer in Paraguay is overcoming barriers

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Promote women’s participation in leadership positions. Affordable STEAM education could fuel the achievement of gender equality in leadership positions, generate more innovation and entrepreneurship in companies and educational institutions and, above all, bring technology closer to women.

8 Steps to Making Better Business Decisions

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Boeing’s leadership made some terrible decisions to cover up problems and rush production of the 737 Max. Good decision making is the essence of successful leadership, which is why the term “leader” is often equated to “decision-maker.”

Success Is Not Accidental. Intentionality Insights from Dave Ramsey and Entre Leadership

Smart Hustle Magazine

Radio show host and founder of Ramsey Solutions, Dave Ramsey , spoke about this powerful concept at the Entre Leadership Summit. Intentionality Insights from Dave Ramsey and Entre Leadership appeared first on SmartHustle.com. Leadership Dave Ramsey intentionality leadership

HPA MD Transition Indefinitely Postponed

Hyde Park Angels

HPA HPA Managing Director Leadership Management TeamWhen the Hyde Park Angels Board of Directors and Pete Wilkins made the decision to start a Managing Director transition plan, we certainly did not anticipate a global pandemic.

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How to Maximize the Contributions of 4 Diverse Work Styles

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Use a hands-off leadership approach, empowering others to act. BUSINESS GROWTH Coaching LEADERSHIP PEOPLE/STAFF diversity Justin M. Contributed by Justin M.