Achieve Leadership Diversity with these 5 Steps

Leadership diversity doesn’t happen on its own. It takes a conscious effort and steadfast commitment to achieve a mix of diverse talent within the executive ranks.  Your company can employ these six steps to balance…

Leadership Team Development & Ted Lasso’s Radical Candor

Working on leadership team development? If so, Ted Lasso, the enormously popular Apple TV show offers some feel-good entertainment along with solid team development tips. Lasso, (played by Jason Sudeikis) is an American football coach…

Coaching Leaders: Preparing Talent for Higher Leadership Levels

More organizations are coaching leaders to become better at their jobs. The focus today is on coaching for performance and less on teaching management concepts. The reason is simple: Organizations have seen positive results from…

Leadership Strengths and Weaknesses: HR Weighs In

What are the most important leadership strengths and weaknesses one needs to get to the C-suite? IMPACT Group recently surveyed HR professionals across the US to find out what skills and characteristics leaders need to…

The Neuroscience of Leadership: 4 Books to Change Your Brain

The neuroscience of leadership is often overlooked in business books. But if you’re ready to harness your brain’s abilities so you can fundamentally understand how to lead a team and positively influence actions or attitudes,…

Executive Coaching Programs Build Skills that Deter Micromanagement

Executive coaching programs can take many forms. Some coaching consists of little more than scheduled chats with an experienced C-suite leader. Other coaching programs offer a well-structured, goal-oriented program led by a professional coach. Both…

Gender Diversity in Leadership Checklist

How ready is your organization to increase gender diversity and advance women in leadership? Determining where your company’s gender diversity is today is your first step. Our women in leadership checklist includes key areas to…

Women in Leadership Positions Gain Ground: 5 CEOs to Watch

Women in leadership positions are gaining ground. Case in point? In 2014, Fortune Magazine reported that five percent of Fortune 500 CEO were women. Seven years ago, the Fortune 500 included a total of 24 females…