Business-aligned strategies for Leadership Development: An Interview with Dr. Yvonne Catino, VP, Leadership and OD, Infopro Learning

InfoPro Learning

For modern businesses, the key to successful leadership development is achieving an appropriate balance between knowledge-exchange, action and reflection. Organizations now rely on leadership models that encourage leaders to engage more with employees and achieve higher levels of motivation for the common purpose of business success. Infopro Learning’s leadership offerings are designed to empower leaders to ‘self-reflect’ and drive their own learning.

How Leadership Influences Workplace Culture

KnowledgeCity

Leadership can determine the success or failure of an organization. Why is leadership style so important? Studies of workers have shown that overall positive reinforcement is more effective at getting desired behavior, increasing productivity, and improving morale.

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Launch Online Training to Target Desired Behaviors

Grovo

Changing behaviors is hard — even if the behavior is just getting people to take training! Getting learners onto your platforms and into your content is an essential first step before any change can take place, and it’s time we all put more emphasis on changing that behavior. Instead: Get your leadership to communicate the importance of the initiative to the success of the company. Who: L&D, Leadership, and Peers How: other electronic medium.

Leadership Analytics

Your Training Edge

Maintaining the leadership pool is a challenging task for an organization and its top leaders. There are a number of activities, as well as developmental exercises, that can be undertaken to grow leadership at every level within the organization. But how can organizational leaders measure leadership? And, more importantly, what analytics can be used to ensure that leadership talent is used efficiently and appropriately?

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

term more often than not describes the development of a full program. So where do most curriculum programs fall short? thought leadership, best practices, training, and other services to enhance. One common fault with many training programs is that. the program?

Leadership Analytics

Your Training Edge

Maintaining the leadership pool is a challenging task for an organization and its top leaders. There are a number of activities, as well as developmental exercises, that can be undertaken to grow leadership at every level within the organization. But how can organizational leaders measure leadership? And, more importantly, what analytics can be used to ensure that leadership talent is used efficiently and appropriately?

LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS THAT WORK

PDG

Many of us have been in “Leadership Training” since we were very young. We learned leadership informally, through participation in sports teams, youth organizations, or community groups. But one thing that’s probably true of all of it is that we never called it “leadership training.” Leadership is a difficult topic to get your arms around. Part of that is because leadership content is easy to understand, but hard to actually do. Situational Leadership!

Leadership development is creating a dilemma

CLO Magazine

These shifts create a need for most organizations to change, which demands more and better leadership development. The result is a record amount of investment in leadership development — more than $200 billion globally. Leadership descriptions come in all sizes, shapes and designs.

Creating a Culture of Leadership

Your Training Edge

Many organizational managers assume that by adding leadership training or a leadership development program that they are able to create a culture that accepts leadership. The move from non-existent leadership to a leadership culture takes time – and a few steps in between. Let’s look at how you can create a culture of leadership. First, you, as the organizational leader, must acknowledge the existence of leadership potential.

Practical leadership development principles for a COVID-19 world

CLO Magazine

You may or may not have the ability to invest in leadership development right now, yet your organization needs effective leaders to stay competitive in this season of volatility. Why have traditional leadership development programs failed? Develop leadership by doing leadership.

Learning Ethical Behavior in the Workplace

The Performance Improvement Blog

Ethical behavior in the workplace has never been more important, yet companies continue to act as if a workshop or elearning program during onboarding is all an employee needs in order to behave ethically. A training event, classroom or virtual, is no way to develop ethical behavior in a workforce. I’m sure each of those companies includes ethics in their employee training programs and lists ethical behavior among the values in their employee handbooks.

Evolutionary Development: A Leadership Model for the Digital Era

InfoPro Learning

Leadership development is a clear corporate priority, and for good reason. alone, companies spend more than $15 billion annually on leadership development programs. And learning leaders ought to shift their leadership training to reflect this new era and accompanying business challenges. Leadership Development – We Need a New Model. It’s reshaping the consumer behaviors and demands, how we run our businesses and the even way we work.

Why Your Organization Needs Leadership Training Programs

WalkMe Training Station

Leadership is a broad spectrum, one which covers multiple organizational aspects. Well, quite simply put with leadership training programs. But leadership training programs aren’t limited to high-growth organizations, because they’ll help your employees personally develop, and embrace a mature mindset. If you haven’t already considered doing so, here are some top reasons for embracing leadership training programs at work: Improve Negotiation Skills.

How to Develop & Reinforce Leadership Training Programs

Mindmarker

You cannot construct an effective reinforcement program by pushing all information to your learners at once. You must s hift your mindset by asking yourself, "what information do I need to send that is necessary to either produce a desired behavior or impart a piece of knowledge?". Leadership & Development Behavior ChangeToo many companies strive to reinforce training, but make one critical mistake: Reinforcement is not retraining.

Millennials or Millennial Behavior?

Learning Wire

Evolving Millennial behavior. But for Millennials, their behavior at work interests us more than their age. So it seems better to talk about the behavior of Millennials , rather than the Millennials themselves. New behaviors are cropping up in company offices. It’s critical to identify and recognize them so we can understand what these behaviors mean and make them work to a company’s advantage. Typical Millennial behavior.

Can a Workshop Change Behavior?

The Performance Improvement Blog

What companies don’t know much about is if these one-time workshops truly change behavior significantly. She describes her measures in this way: …this study included pretest quantitative Emotional Quotient Inventory (EQ-i) assessments and qualitative behavioral event interviews. Tags: Coaching Evaluation Leadership Development Training Impact EI emotional intelligence evaluation workshop impact

Leadership, Onboarding, and Sales Programs Need Measurement

Performitiv

Leadership, onboarding and sales programs need measurement because they are strategic, visible and costly. Performitiv is designed to measure strategic program impact. The system collects evaluation data and operational, skill and capability metrics to showcase value creation and identify performance improvement opportunities in your critical programs. Contact Us to speak with a member of our team about your program now.

Women in Leadership: Surmounting Barriers and Bias

CLO Magazine

they comprise only 25 percent of executive- and senior-level officials and managers, hold 20 percent of board seats and only 6 percent are CEOs, according to the “ Women’s Leadership Gap ” report by The Center for American Progress. According to a 2017 study by Lee Hecht Harrison, “ Elevating Women in Leadership ,” most organizations see this as a problem but haven’t been successful in fixing it. Miller said equal pay also would help advance women in leadership.

Tackling the Quality Leadership Challenge

CLO Magazine

Companies throughout the world feel the pressing need for more effective global leadership. In short, they do not have current leadership or the bench strength to meet future business needs. One way for learning leaders to help close this gap is to include more women more quickly in leadership roles. According to the Mercer study, “Leadership competencies are often more closely aligned with the relative strengths of men than women.”

Leadership for Collective Intelligence

Learning Wire

Many leaders, regardless of their success, can often feel stuck and unable to progress, and this sometimes brings about counter-productive behavior such as negative comments, judgments, or even blame avoidance. It equally focuses on what skills or behaviors the leader needs to improve.

How to Design an Impactful Training Reinforcement Program

Mindmarker

A reinforcement program is only as strong as its design. When planning your program, the right design can make the difference between an impactful program and one that fails to create lasting change. Leadership Behavior Change Training Reinforcement Onboarding

Transforming Company Culture: Instilling the Ethical Mindset that Stops Bad Behavior

Interactive Services

If a business is to create an environment that both facilitates and supports ethical behavior, it needs these standards written explicitly across a company’s mission statement, as well as other key manuals and training materials. This makes it even more important for leadership to not only establish the standards by which the organization should operate, but also set an ethical example for employees. Imagine a business where every employee worked together towards a common goal.

How to Develop Leadership Competencies in Your Millennials

Avilar

What leadership competencies do Millennial managers need to develop to effectively lead our next-generation workforces? A study from leadership development firm DDI confirms that Millennials are ambitious and eager to lead if they find a company and role they value.

Self-Awareness: The Ladder to Leadership Success

CLO Magazine

Internal self-awareness is what we typically refer to as introspection, the process of understanding our preferences, motivations and behaviors. By admitting and reviewing mistakes, we can change the system or technology, tailor workforce training and change behaviors. The same can be said for leadership. Although a variety of training opportunities exist for training current medical faculty and program directors, there has not been the same level of focus and attention.

The Business Case for Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

In recent years, CLOs have faced growing headwinds when it comes to making a business case for leadership development. companies of lavishing $14 billion per year on programs to nurture their leaders while seeing little in return. And the authors of an October 2016 article in Harvard Business Review referred to leadership development programs as the “great training robbery.”. Yes, Leadership Development Works. Leadership Development Supports Business Goals .

Future Blends and Future Behaviors Workshop

Leo Learning

We recently held a ‘Future Blends and Future Behaviors’ workshop at the prestigious Royal Institution in London. Learning leaders from a range of industries shared their own stories as we explored—and collectively created—a digital learning framework that delivers effective learning experiences and drives behavioral change. The end-goal was to see how cultures and behaviors in organizations could be moved to drive performance. Exploring Future Learner Behavior.

The Importance of Inspirational Leadership

CLO Magazine

In a world in which the power to elevate or undermine organizations increasingly rests in the individual employees’ hands, the primary goal for leadership development is simple: Enable workers to make wise decisions on their own. That’s the conclusion from LRN’s 2016 edition of “The HOW Report,” a long-term research project in organizational effectiveness, behavior and leadership. Homepage Top Story - Left Column Leadership Development inspirational leadership management

Growing a Model for Leadership

CLO Magazine

Building a leadership pipeline is important, and a clear leadership model can link strategic areas of the business. Mindtree had done some coaching to build its leaders in the early days including a development experience led by the company’s former chairman, said Vidya Santhanam, Mindtree program director, people function. But moving forward, the company chose to invest more heavily into leadership building after studying the state of the industry and talent.

How to Combat “Accidental” Leadership With Data

Avilar

Is your organization leaving leadership to chance? Here are six ways to avoid “accidental” leadership, using data to shape your great future leaders. 2) Define Great Leadership. Some leadership skills are universal – strong communication, curiosity, an ability to delegate, a sense of humor. Take time to identify and define your leadership competencies. Often, scorecards that measure leadership performance are not surprising to the leaders.

How Millennials View Leadership

Training Industry

According to the 2013 Millennial Leadership Survey conducted by The Hartford, 78 percent of millennials consider themselves to be a leader today. While this omission may further brand this generation as entitled and self-serving, millennials actually define leadership a little bit differently. Leadership can be a vague term with various meanings and interpretations. The millennial generation has a different interpretation of leadership. Forget titles.

10 Reasons Leadership Development Programs Fail

CLO Magazine

Watch for these potential roadblocks to make every dollar count in leadership development. When leadership development programs fail, it is for predictable reasons. Understanding and accounting for the simple things that can derail a leadership development experience is essential for delivering results for both the short- and long-term health of the program. In theory, that means that roughly $133 billion is wasted on leadership development.

3 Ways to Integrate Extended Reality into Your Training Program

Roundtable Learning

Extended Reality (XR) technology has made its way into the learning and development space, but do you know the best way to integrate it into your training program? When used strategically, XR has a profound impact on learning programs. 3 Ways to Integrate XR into Your Training Program.

Imitating Virtuous Behaviors

CLO Magazine

Cultivating virtue is a valuable leadership development practice that has implications not only for learning, but for retention and organizational culture. Warren Buffett once said, “Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you’ll drift in that direction.” ” The insight is relevant to personal development, and to the manner in which organizations design and deliver their ethics training and leadership programs.

Leadership Styles: One Size Does Not Fit All

CLO Magazine

When high performers move into leadership roles, one of the first choices they need to make is what kind of leader they want to be — and there are a lot of options to choose from. Others will lean toward transactional leadership, where delivering results is the measure of success. The truth is all leadership styles can be good choices — in the right situation. Leadership is much more complicated than that.”. Situational Leadership.

10 Mobile Learning Trends to Adopt in 2020 – To Drive Employee Performance and Behavioral Change

EI Design

Mobile Learning will be used beyond Formal Training to drive performance gain and behavioral change. More significantly, this will help you see an application of learning, performance improvement, and behavioral change. Leverage them for significant programs like Sales training, Leadership Development training, as well as to supplement specific Formal Trainings. . Drive changes in thinking or behavior. Influence or drive changes in behavior.

Hitting the Refresh Button on Your Ethics & Compliance Training Program

Interactive Services

While it’s always been an important part of any mid- or large-sized organization, COVID-19 and the Black Lives Matter movement have forced many companies to get more introspective on how effective and enlightening their training programs really are.

Modeling Future Blends and Behaviors: Does the Perfect Learner Exist?

Leo Learning

And find a clear path to developing learning programs that match and meet learner behaviors. By addressing the pivotal part of the model—human beings—we then highlight the attributes and behaviors of learners, what the enablers and blockers of these behaviors are and, finally, the strategies to overcome these blockers. Once the learner behaviors are happening, we need to support the learners to keep the behaviors front of mind.