3 Tips for On Boarding A New Leader

Posted by Gail Daniels on Mon, Apr 30, 2012 @ 04:15 AM

Senior managers in smaller companies work incredibly hard at finding the right person to fill a leadership role, often with limited or no HR support.  Retaining that talent requires developing effective processes to onboarding new leaders that reinforce their decision to join the company.  

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Tags: Leadership Skills, New Leader, Leadership Development

New Leaders: 2 Priorities For The First 2 Months

Posted by Gail Daniels on Sat, Apr 14, 2012 @ 08:53 AM

Organizations will promote and hire new leaders at an unprecedented rate over the next couple of years.  Many of these new leaders will fail because they won't focus on the right priorities during their first few months in their new position.  

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Important Leadership Skills: "Beware of the Magic Chair"!

Posted by Mark Bosworth on Thu, Apr 12, 2012 @ 04:16 AM

I was introduced to the concept of the "Magic Chair" by a client who referenced the concept as one shared with College Student Councils when they are early in their tenure. The Magic Chair is the seat any new leader sits in that fires 25,000 volts of ego up their butt!

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Tags: Mark Bosworth, New Leader, Leadership Development