Global Leadership Development (GLD): Distance

Your Training Edge

Leadership development, like traditional training and development, faces traditional challenges such as distance, culture, diversity, design and delivery methods, along with budgets and workforces. Blogs and discussion boards are also helpful to groups who are separated by distance or time.

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Mike Myatt's Top 31 Leadership Blogs for 2010

The Peformance Improvement

It helps me sort through the thousands of blogs that I don’t have time to read. Mike Myatt gives us some help on the topic of leadership with his list of Top leadership blogs. N2growth Blog. John Maxwell on Leadership. Extreme Leadership.

Serious Games for Leadership training

Indusgeeks

Good and effective leadership is the genuine ability to motivate, inspire, engage and build respect with others. Games for Leadership training is always available but they only do so much in terms of practicality and overall effectiveness. Leadership, like many other soft topics which are classed as critical skills, is an extremely tough nut to. The post Serious Games for Leadership training appeared first on Game Based training blog.

Stop Training Leaders and Start Developing Leadership

The Peformance Improvement

[This post first appeared on the Learning to be Great Blog.]. Jessica Leitch, David Lancefield, and Mark Dawson, all of PwC UK, have identified “10 Principles of Strategic Leadership” that, when implemented, create the conditions for the development of strategic leaders.

Benefits of Strategic Leadership Tools

The Peformance Improvement

Leaders need tools (See: ASTD Workforce Development Blog ). Employee Engagement Leadership Management Organizational Learning Teamwork

Four False Assumptions About Leadership Development

The Peformance Improvement

Deloitte has identified “leadership development” as a major challenge for HR leaders in 2015. From this study, they conclude: Organizations around the world are struggling to strengthen their leadership pipelines, yet over the past year businesses fell further behind, particularly in their ability to develop Millennial leaders. Just because you are in a leadership role doesn’t mean you are an effective leader.

10 leadership training tips to improve your skills

Indusgeeks

Whether you are consciously aware of it or not, Leadership training on some level is always present whether it’s continually leading yourself or others in some way – you don’t necessarily have to have a large team reporting to you consistently to be considered a leader and to need effective leadership training skills. The post 10 leadership training tips to improve your skills appeared first on Game Based training blog.

Command-And-Control Leadership is Stifling Your Company

The Peformance Improvement

. Most companies (and governments) today are managed in a command-and-control style of leadership that prevents them from becoming high performing, sustainable organizations. Even though much evidence points to the need for a different kind of leadership, managers are reluctant to change.

Command-And-Control Leadership is Stifling Your Company

The Peformance Improvement

. Most companies (and governments) today are managed in a command-and-control style of leadership that prevents them from becoming high performing, sustainable organizations. Even though much evidence points to the need for a different kind of leadership, managers are reluctant to change.

It’s Time for Brain-Aware Leadership

Learningtogo

I also recruited several guests you’ll be hearing soon on our podcast, including neuroscientists Dr. Art Kohn , leadership consultant Dr. Denise Hummel , brain-based video expert Steve Haskin , leadership development expert Katie Stroud and other exciting colleagues. LearningToGo Blog

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Leadership Advice a Click Away

The Peformance Improvement

This blog has made it onto Debbie Laskey’s “top 10” list  of blogs. She writes: I have assembled my “Top 10” list with names, descriptions, blog links, and Twitter handles.   Tags: Leadership Leadership Development blogs leadership top 10

eLearning Blogs (Other Than Us) You Should Read

eLearning Brothers

We want you to read our eLearning blog, of course, and we work hard to serve up useful content for you. So we wanted to share a few other eLearning blogs that we think are great too! . eLearning Leadership Blog. Adobe eLearning Blog. The Trivantis eLearning Blog.

A question of leadership development

E-Learning Provocateur

A provocative question was posed at the latest Learning Cafe : Does the learning department spend disproportionate effort on leadership development? Leadership is a driver of culture, which in turn is a driver of engagement, which in turn is a driver of performance. While I support the philosophy of leadership development, however, I have doubts over some of the interventions that are deployed under that banner.

Learning Rebel Book Review: The Social Leadership Handbook by Julian Stodd

Learning Rebels

I didn’t need to think twice, the choice was easy – The Social Leadership Handbook, by Julian Stodd. Anyone who knows me and is a regular reader of this blog knows that Julian Stodd is my hero and if you aren’t reading his work – you are missing out!

Learning, Leadership & Other Lessons

InSync Training

This blog post will share insights from the first two days of the conference, and provide resources related to emerging trends. ATD International Conference and Exposition 2016 Recap. Greetings from Denver, Colorado! I have the great privilege of representing InSync Training at the Association for Talent Development’s annual International Conference and Exposition.

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Game based training for Leadership and Team Management

Indusgeeks

Good and effective leadership is the ability to motivate, inspire, engage and build respect with others. Leadership, like many other soft topics which are classed as critical skills, is a very tough nut to crack. Leadership training games are always available but they only do so much in terms of practicality and effectiveness. The post Game based training for Leadership and Team Management appeared first on Game Based training blog.

Command-and-Control Leadership vs. People-Centered Leadership

The Peformance Improvement

Command-and-control leadership remains pervasive throughout business, government, and nonprofit organizations. Bnet.com defines command-and-control as: …a style of leadership that uses standards, procedures, and output statistics to regulate the organization. A command and control approach to leadership is authoritative in nature and uses a top-down approach, which fits well in bureaucratic organizations in which privilege and power are vested in senior management.

Virtual Reality for Leadership Training

Indusgeeks

Virtual Reality for Leadership Training and how it can benefit your organization to make stronger and more well-rounded leaders of tomorrow. The post Virtual Reality for Leadership Training appeared first on Game Based training blog. Game Based Learning

What leadership development can learn from sales

Kineo

I recently had a conversation with Richard Finnegan, author of The Power of Stay Interviews and several books on employee retention. In our conversation, Richard made an analogy between retaining employees and managing a sales pipeline.

What leadership development can learn from sales

Kineo

I recently had a conversation with Richard Finnegan, author of The Power of Stay Interviews and several books on employee retention. In our conversation, Richard made an analogy between retaining employees and managing a sales pipeline.

6 Big Benefits Of Leadership Training

PulseLearning

The success of leadership training always depends on how it is done. What was it about their leadership that motivated and encouraged you? The post 6 Big Benefits Of Leadership Training appeared first on PulseLearning. eLearning Blog Leadership Training

The Knowledge Sharing Paradox – Is Ownership or Thought Leadership the Highest Hurdle?

Dashe & Thomson

The post The Knowledge Sharing Paradox – Is Ownership or Thought Leadership the Highest Hurdle? appeared first on Social Learning Blog. Leadership

Why leadership development matters

Matrix

almost 60% said they never received any training when they transitioned into their first leadership role. Poor leadership almost always generates dissatisfaction among team members and decreased performance so it is very important to support new managers on their journey.

Rocking Training Leadership: Personal Skills

Litmos

Last month began this series on Rocking Training Leadership. When organizations hire a person into a training leadership role, they are looking for that person to have a solid foundation of leadership competencies.

John Maeda The Art of Leadership #LSCon

Learning Visions

The Art of Leadership Maeda was tenured faculty at MIT – professor by day, student by night as he got an MBA. Four things he’ll talk about today in regards to leadership: build from foundations, craft the team, sense actively, fail productively. Leadership = Traditional Leadership and Creative Leadership symbol of authority vs. symbol of inspiration yes or no vs. maybe (comfortable with ambiguity) Ben Horowitz’s blog. elearning guild leadership lscon

When Leadership Training Doesn’t Work

PDG

I recently read an online article that posited that leadership training doesn’t work. Did they get leadership training? The author further went on to argue that leadership training has never turned an incompetent into an effective leader. That’s leadership, folks.

“Leadership in the L&D World” on the Training Industry Blog

AXIOM Learning Solutions

We’ve been published on the Training Industry’s blog page! We wrote an article called, “Leadership in the L & D. The post “Leadership in the L&D World” on the Training Industry Blog appeared first on AXIOM Learning Solutions. AXIOM Updates News blog Industry leadership trainingAnother great day for AXIOM! Read More.

The impact and importance of leadership training

Litmos

It’s not because most managers are incapable of leadership. It’s simply that most managers aren’t getting the guidance they need before they’re placed in leadership roles. Can you really train leadership? So can communication and other leadership skills.

Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

This shift in leadership style can be characterized as moving from the “Do as I say&# leader to the “Let’s work together to find the best solution&# leader. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

On leadership development for Millennials

Matrix

These were the findings of Brandon Hall Group’s 2015 State of Leadership Development Study. Combined with the impending retirement of Baby Boomers, employers will continue to face big leadership gaps if immediate action is not taken. A new approach to leadership development is needed.

Creating a Virtual Leadership Academy: A Case Study #ASTDTK14

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from ASTD Tech Knowledge session with Eric Heckerson. But the upshot is they created/designed a virtual leadership event. Virtual learning event for physician leaders. I missed his opening setup, so didn’t get some of the context.

#SHRMI14 - Post 1: Ashok Alexander – Leadership Lessons from the Field

ID Reflections

It was Ashok Alexander''s session on Leadership from the Field. He captures one such story in the blog post Leadership Secrets of the Commercial Sex Worker. And this profound insight taught him some of the fundamentals of leadership. To the question, “What is leadership?”

A question of leadership development

E-Learning Provocateur

A provocative question was posed at the latest Learning Cafe : Does the learning department spend disproportionate effort on leadership development? Leadership is a driver of culture, which in turn is a driver of engagement, which in turn is a driver of performance. While I support the philosophy of leadership development, however, I have doubts over some of the interventions that are deployed under that banner.

The Modernized Look at Leadership

Learnloft

He began to give me a laundry list of bad news, “First, it was a blog post dragging us through the mud. ” My friend’s leadership skills were being put to the ultimate test. Online Leadership Programs. Leadership Employee Development modern

Best Customer Education Blogs: 25 Must-Reads for Learning Professionals

Talented Learning

Which blogs offer the best advice about customer education practices, strategies and technologies? That’s why martech vendors of all stripes are responding with topical thought leadership. And that’s where our quest to find the best blog content begins.

BLOG: Why Is Unlocking Leadership Key To Building Cultures?

Unicorn Training

Leadership capability in all areas and at all levels is critical to growth, and we needed a solution that was both engaging and impactful.”Why

A Year of “The Performance Improvement Blog” in Review

The Peformance Improvement

It’s time to do a little year-end reflecting on my blog posts from 2012. Throughout last year I used this blog to illuminate important leadership and management issues. Out of all of these blog posts I’ve selected five that seem to have had the most interest for readers.

Blended Virtual Training Takes Leadership Development to New Level

dVinci Interactive

As part of our video blog series, I recently had the opportunity to speak with Ed Skonecki, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at CorpU. This is accomplished by engaging a group of 30-50 leaders on a leadership topic for a five week period.

A great customer experience starts with leadership

Matrix

A great customer experience starts with leadership. The post A great customer experience starts with leadership appeared first on MATRIX Blog. Customer experience is key.

Why You Need To Invest In Leadership Training

PulseLearning

Organizations that invest in leadership training can retain employees and reduce costly recruitment expenses. Quality leadership is a combination of the right qualities and the right training. The post Why You Need To Invest In Leadership Training appeared first on PulseLearning.