When a leaders Passion becomes inauthentic

chrisAuthentic Leadership, CEO's, successes0 Comments

Last week I wrote about 4 foundational qualities for successful leadership. This week I want to share an interesting article that confirms that at least one of the 4 qualities, passion is needed for success.  Passion as a style I shared that passion is about the heart. When it becomes simply an expression, i.e. a leadership style it can be seen … Read More

Successful Leaders have 4 Foundational qualities

feliciaAuthentic Leadership, Leadership, success, Transformation0 Comments

Last week I wrote about how Digital Transformation is becoming the goal for many organisations. Yet Transformation efforts still fail due to the people component, especially quality leadership.  I beleieve there are 4 foundational qualities for successful leadership. The 4 foundational qualities. Good leaders develop their technical competencies. Successful leaders go beyond this, recognising that: People follow leaders because of … Read More

Purposed for Leadership – Are you called?

brianarticles, Authentic Leadership, Change, Coaching, Leadership, successes, Transformation0 Comments

People become leaders for different reasons, promotion, pay and many others. This article explores the idea that great leaders are those who see leadership as their purpose, a calling if you will. Can leadership really be someone’s purpose? We recognise when we see a child who has a sporting capability that ‘they’re a natural’. The child matures into the best football … Read More

Words of wisdom

jasonarticles, Authentic Leadership, Change, Gifts/talents, Leadership, Learning, success, Transformation1 Comment

One of the things I have recognised is that:  effective leaders are always learning. So here’s some wisdom Written by columnist Regina Brett, 90 years old, of the Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohio. “To celebrate growing older, I once wrote the 45 lessons life taught me. It is the most requested column I’ve ever written. My odometer rolled over to 90 in … Read More

3 Keys to Authentic Leadership

jasonarticles, Authentic Leadership, CEO's, Coaching, Executive leadership, Leadership, Trust0 Comments

Is Authentic Leadership a fad? We have heard so much lately about Trust. Trust is the glue that makes our relationships, whether in personal or professional life work.  The business case for trust has been well documented and many organisations understand the link between trust and employee performance.  Now there is “authentic leadership”.  So is it the newest management fad? I … Read More