We're facing a leadership crisis that cuts across government, business and non profits. Leaders are failing because they can't lead themselves. Leaders who are caught up in "its all about me" - fame, glory and power will fail. Today people will not tolerate this or follow. Why are leaders losing their way? They are focused on themselves, not empowering others.
How long do you let others speak without interruption? Suzanne Bates reminds us of the importance of really listening to our team members when communicating as a leader.
Stephen Covey shares a simple tool that encourages listening for understanding.
Mark Thompson asks the Covey family how to establish trust within an organization. Discover the importance of trust from three different perspectives.
John Baldoni offers suggestions on how to improve your leadership presence. Developing this quality is key in achieving respect and approachability as a leader.