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In this section you will find articles regarding the nature of leadership in contemporary organizations, the unique challenges faced by these leaders and the ways in which professional coaching can of assistance to these leaders as they face these unique challenges. You will find articles about leadership training, leadership development, and the link between development, training and coaching of leaders. If you have articles about leadership and coaching to submit, please visit the article submission page and follow the guidelines there. If you wish to sponsor this category, please visit the sponsor page. Thank you, and enjoy!



The Wise Leader in a Postmodern Organizational Context

The Wise Leader in a Postmodern Organizational Context

William Bergquist August 11, 2011 0

What occurs, when an organizational leader confronts the complexity, unpredictability and turbulence of a postmodern world? I propose that this leader becomes a learner

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The Visionary Leader in a Modern Organizational Context

The Visionary Leader in a Modern Organizational Context

William Bergquist August 11, 2011 0

An effective modern leader will often focus on creating a TANGIBLE VISION and this is done through focused motivation, the setting of specific goals, and the monitoring of the ways in which (and extent

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Being a Pack Leader

Being a Pack Leader

Rick Piraino August 11, 2011 0

Let’s learn what we can from man’s best friend and see what we can apply to our work and home life

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The Courageous Leader in a Modern Organizational Context

The Courageous Leader in a Modern Organizational Context

William Bergquist August 11, 2011 0

In a modern organizational context, there is a style of leadership that focuses not so much on personal bravery in defending the organization against an external enemy as on the capacity of the leader

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The Wise Leader in a Modern Organizational Context

The Wise Leader in a Modern Organizational Context

William Bergquist August 11, 2011 0

In the modern world, the role of leader merges with that of manager. The successful leader, in other words, is a successful manager—and management can be taught and managers can be created. Managers operating

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The Visionary Leader in a Premodern Organizational Context

The Visionary Leader in a Premodern Organizational Context

William Bergquist August 11, 2011 0

A person is assigned this third form of leadership because he or she can articulate a vision of the future that is persuasive and motivating.

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The Courageous Leader in a Premodern Organizational Context

The Courageous Leader in a Premodern Organizational Context

William Bergquist August 11, 2011 0

A person is assigned this form of leadership because the organization in which he or she works is confronting a major challenge (the enemy) that is very strong and quite menacing.

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The Wise Leader in a Premodern Context

The Wise Leader in a Premodern Context

William Bergquist August 9, 2011 0

In its premodern form, there is a widely-present leadership style that is founded on

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