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. Infopro Learning’s leadership offerings are designed to empower leaders to ‘self-reflect’ and drive their own learning.

Focus on Leadership Development to achieve Organizational Goals

InfoPro Learning

1) What is even more interesting is that one of the top reasons they want more training is to improve their performance and to take on more challenging roles. Leadership training helps employees attain the professional goals they aspire for, while helping the organization increase productivity. Another recent study revealed 88% of employees who participated in organization-led leadership development programs reported that their skills had perceptibly improved. (2)

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The Future of Leadership Development: Why You Need Quality Leadership Training Programs

InfoPro Learning

The future of work is here, and recent studies are finding that many organizations are already suffering from a lack of effective leadership. According to the Harvard Business Review the need for leadership development is more urgent today than even before. 77% of the organizations recently surveyed reported that they are experiencing a leadership gap (1). Without leadership development programs the issue is expected to only get worse overtime.

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?

The Best Learning Methodologies for Developing Elite Sales Leaders

Speaker: Steven Rosen MBA, Author, Executive Coach, Speaker and Top 50 Sales Influencer

Steven is a thought leader in the area of sales leadership training and coaching. In this webinar you will discover: Why sales leadership development is critical. Why traditional sales leadership training fails. The role of coaching and cadence in learning. It is well recognised that the frontline sales managers are the key to driving performance in sales organizations.

How to Develop Leadership Competencies that Work

Avilar

“The scarcest resource in the world today is leadershipleadership capable of continuously transforming organizations to win in tomorrow’s fast-changing and increasingly more competitive world,” A.G. The best ones step into their biggest roles after years of intentional development.

3 Strategies to Fuel Your Leadership Pipeline (Video)

InfoPro Learning

Built around common passages that all leaders go through, from individual contributor to running entire businesses, “The Leadership Pipeline” (now in its second edition) is Charan’s primer that introduced us to an important internal architecture for developing and nurturing leaders. Yet when we look at how well prepared organizations are, only 15 percent of executives are confident in their leadership pipelines. Create future-focused leadership potential criteria.

Insights in a Nutshell: Creating Engaging Learning Experiences for Leadership Development

InfoPro Learning

Leadership development programs are high in demand. A recent LinkedIn report stated that 86% of companies rated leadership development as either an urgent or important matter and for good reason. And the good news is that many forward-thinking organizations are realizing the merits of not only creating leadership programs to empower their employees but also have clear avenues of measuring the impact of training. Blog Leadership Development Learning Experience

Learning Agility and its Role in Leadership

CLO Magazine

One of the great mysteries of leadership development programs, succession planning initiatives and high-potential efforts is how effective they are at capturing the results of past efforts and predicting the capability of someone to master as-yet-unknown challenges. Learning agility can be a leadership game-changer. ” Learning agility could be one of the assessment tools used in different leadership training programs.

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Insights in a Nutshell: How to Drive an Organization-Wide Leadership Culture (during COVID-19)

InfoPro Learning

Many employees in current leadership roles are planning to retire and businesses are searching for ways to develop their high potentials. In fact, 77% of organizations reported that they were facing a leadership gap in a recent survey in 2019 (1).

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

thought leadership, best practices, training, and other services to enhance. Roles are clear • Staff know who to turn. anyone who takes on a leadership or. management role within a station. How to Segment an Audience One way to segment an audience is based on roles.

Role of Training in Catering Leadership Development

Harbinger Interactive Learning

From the Biz Development Team #Training catering customer centricity digital learning Gamification interpersonal skills leadership leadership development off premise catering soft skillsIn a previous blog , we explored the exponential growth in the catering industry and the reasons supporting this growth. A growing industry needs to support their leaders with targeted training to help them in meeting customer expectations and deliver outstanding service.

Leadership Roles Key to Adopting Agile Project Management

Learning Solutions Magazine

Leadership Roles Key to Adopting Agile Project Management. megan-torrance. Mon, 06/24/2019 - 01:00

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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.

The Role of L&D in Today’s Talent Strategies

Origin Learning

Reid Hoffmann, cofounder and the executive chairman of LinkedIn and a partner at the venture capital firm Greylock, says about what he calls the “Tours of Duty”, that inspite of organizations hiring employees for a long term perspective, the current trend is to hire suitable talent for short-term, specific roles and projects. Come to think of it- would you like to take a role that pays decently but doesn’t really add value to your personality?

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Skillsoft (2018), ‘Storytelling in Video–based Leadership Training and Development’ 4. An authoring tool plays a vital role in helping you to achieve. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Leadership Webinar Wisdom: Six Critical Elements for Engagement and Learning

InfoPro Learning

But here are six critical elements that we’ve found valuable for leadership training webinars: 1. and tailor the course to the participants’ role, level of experience or business function. For this poll, we always include an “Other” category and ask those who select “Other” to describe their role using the chat room. Leadership Development Learning StrategyInvolving the Learner.

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.

Risks of Leadership

Your Training Edge

Being in a leadership position enhances your own personal and professional image, as well. But there are risks involved in leadership. Let’s discuss five common leadership risks and how you can avoid them. Another leadership risk is a loss of focus on management and operations. Be sure to maintain your grip on when to step out of the leader’s role and step into the manager’s role – and ensure that your leadership team maintains this focus, as well.

Collaborative leadership: An antidote for a turbulent world

CLO Magazine

For several years now, many management authors have been discussing how the volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous world in which we live requires a new set of leadership skills. What is it about these two very different leadership styles that cause failure or success in turbulent times?

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.

The Critical Role Of Leadership In A Healthy Culture

eLearning Industry

Corporate eLearning Corporate Learning Best Practices Free eLearning eBooks Leadership Development Learning CultureBy: Ashley Munday, SweetRush with contributions from Tor Eneroth, Barrett Values Centre This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Risks of Leadership

Your Training Edge

Being in a leadership position enhances your own personal and professional image, as well. But there are risks involved in leadership. Let’s discuss five common leadership risks and how you can avoid them. Another leadership risk is a loss of focus on management and operations. One of the final risks of leadership comes from selecting team members around you. Leadership is not without its risks. Featured Featured Posts Leadership leadership risks

The Role of Managers in Modern Learning

InSync Training

The best bet for overcoming leadership leeriness? Trainers must not only support learning objectives, but also business goals. More often than not, our stakeholders include our learners’ managers. Their involvement in our initiatives impact the outcomes we see.

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RSDR 7: Leadership Retention

Your Training Edge

Retention can be a difficult task for employees at any level, but retention at leadership levels can be more difficult. As employees develop their leadership styles and abilities, new doors may begin to open for them. For these reasons, it is necessary for us to take a closer look at the training role in retaining leaders. After supervisors move through this package, they can move on to deeper management and leadership instruction.

Creating a Long-Term Culture of Successful Women in Leadership Roles

Training Industry

The post Creating a Long-Term Culture of Successful Women in Leadership Roles appeared first on Training Industry. Uncategorized diversity and inclusion gender women women in leadership

3 Ways to Prepare Millennials for Leadership Roles

CLO Magazine

These workers are being promoted into leadership roles daily, often without being fully ready or being adequately prepared to transition from star individual contributor to equally successful manager. To prep millennials for leadership roles, it’s important to focus on what your organization believes makes a great leader. Create two paths to leadership, manager and specialist. The fastest-growing generation in the U.S.

How to Future-proof Your Business with Leadership Training

Tesseract Learning

To survive in today’s volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous business environment, business enterprises need managers with leadership skills and organizational capabilities that are different from those that helped them get so far. Start Leadership Training Early On.

Four False Assumptions About Leadership Development

The Performance Improvement Blog

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.

The Paradoxes of Leadership

The Performance Improvement Blog

What paradoxes do you face in your role and how do you handle them? Leadership Management Organization Culture Organizational Learning Teamwork Getting Unstuck learning Ralph Jacobson What''s your answer to these questions? Should I focus on short-term results or long-term strategy? Should we stay true to our mission or should we look for new opportunities to compete in the marketplace? Should I take time to stay physically fit or should I spend more time at the office?

7 Tips for Effective Leadership

Kitaboo

There is much more to leadership than a high-ranking position and being in charge. In practice, effective leadership is a combination of personal values and practical skills used together to create an atmosphere in which people feel valued and motivated to work towards the attainment of set goals. While your team looks up to you, setting an example for others is a good role model. Related: 6 Reasons Why You Must opt for Online Leadership Training.

Leadership Exists at All Levels of the Organization

Your Training Edge

When we think of leadership, many times we immediately think about senior and executive level managers. Although this is true, leadership exists at many levels below the senior one. You may find that these functional leaders even exhibit more of a leadership role than their direct supervisors – and it’s up to you to decide what to do with them. These leaders can be ready for advancement – and advanced leadership training.

From hardship to hardiness: 5 strategies for turning crisis into a catalyst for leadership development

CLO Magazine

COVID-19 is the type of crucible event that has the potential to embed profound leadership lessons, accelerate development and forge critical skills. The scale and scope of the COVID-19 crisis is not just an opportunity to transform your organization’s leadership — it is an imperative.

Transitioning from a technical role into leadership

Everwise

Transitioning into a managerial role comes with a host of challenges and opportunities. For women, the challenges can be particularly acute since leadership positions are still primarily dominated by men. We asked three women leaders in technology to share with up and coming leaders what they wish they knew about transitioning into leadership positions: Mireille Mallou , Product Owner, Twitch. Career Success career development technology Women in Leadership

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How to Improve Your Leadership Skills

Your Training Edge

The set of skills that gives us an edge over others in the market are the leadership skills. You are more likely to get hired if you possess some of the leadership traits. To improve the efficiency of the work the leadership skill plays a crucial role. Most of the individuals have innate characteristics of leadership however some build these with the passage of time. The ways on how to improve the leadership skill are as follows: Be Passionate.

Leadership Starts With Mom and Dad

CLO Magazine

According to some estimates, companies spend as much as $50 billion a year on leadership development in the hope of finding and developing their future leaders. While that commitment is certainly crucial, in many cases the most important investment in leadership starts way earlier with our first role models: mom and dad. While I don’t ever recall talking to him about leadership, I understood where he stood loud and clear. Leadership is mission and purpose.