The Dark Side of Leadership

When expressed in the extreme, positive leadership traits can become dark and overbearing. It can happen slowly, subtly, and without realising it you can damage the team culture and spirit. The more leaders can be aware of the possibility of expressing their darker side, the more likely they are to notice when it starts, and to choose to change their actions accordingly.

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Helping others find courage for change

Taking courage to lead others is mainly an individual endeavour, but how can leaders enable their colleagues and teams to prepare for change and develop their own courage, especially for change they do not know is coming their way? How can leaders help overcome the impact of their courage, on others?

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Celebrate Leadership

When was the last time you took a moment to celebrate your leadership? This short video highlights the importance of pausing to reflect on the impact your leadership has on others.

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Go exploring to see what ideas, provocations, and possible inspirations you may find in my sharing. It's not about finding agreement on a point of view, its about respecting differences and finding a way that these differences can be expressed in an empowering way. Feel free to leave comments on any post that reflects your thoughts that occur as you wander through the site.