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By Marshall Goldsmith Continual contact with colleagues is so effective in helping leaders develop that they can succeed even without a large, formal program. Leadership is a relationship not between the coach and theRead More »
Follow up regularly and stakeholders will notice the positive actions you’re taking based their input.
Leadership Is A Contact Sport step 8 of 8: Follow Up! By Marshall Goldsmith What is the most important thing you can do if you really want to change? It’s follow-up. Follow-up is theRead More »
If you want to change, you must follow-up! Learn why this step is so important and how to do it, right. Leadership Is A Contact Sport step 7 of 8: Change! By Marshall GoldsmithRead More »
Involve & Change: Improving your odds for change Leadership Is A Contact Sport step 6 of 8: Involve! By Marshall Goldsmith If a tree falls in the forest and no one hears it fall,Read More »
Learn how to respond to feedback and why the keys are to be positive, simple, focused, and fast! Leadership Is A Contact Sport step 5 of 8: Respond! By Marshall Goldsmith If there isRead More »
Thanking works because it expresses one of our most basic emotions: gratitude. Leadership Is A Contact Sport step 4 of 8: Thank! By Marshall Goldsmith Two magic words — Thank you! Thanking works becauseRead More »
Reversing the order of speaking then thinking to thinking then speaking will do wonders for your relationships both professional and personal! Leadership Is A Contact Sport step 3 of 8: Think! By Marshall GoldsmithRead More »
Did you know that 80 percent of our success in learning from other people is based on how well we listen? Listen to Their Answers Leadership Is A Contact Sport Step 2 of 8:Read More »
The best question to ask when soliciting feedback – both at work and at home? “How can I be a better…?” Leadership Is A Contact Sport Step 1 of 8: Ask! by Marshall GoldsmithRead More »
We do not spend enough time teaching leaders what to stop. Half of the leaders I have met don’t need to learn what to do. They need to learn what to stopRead More »