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The importance of emotional intelligence in leadership

The importance of emotional intelligence in leadership

There are many attributes that are central to effective leadership such as integrity, decisiveness and organization. Another key component of leadership is knowing, understanding and responding to emotions. Developing a high level of emotional intelligence can strengthen your abilities as a leader, leading to positive outcomes and advantageous results. What is emotional intelligence? Emotional intelligence, ... Read More
 
Why your change management plan must start with leadership

Why your change management plan must start with leadership

Change management is essential to the health of organizations, but participating in change management doesn’t just work if it comes from the top down. The most effective management of change in your organization must come from within, through positive leadership. In times of organizational frustration and chaos, failing to change quickly enough can result in ... Read More
 
Mindfulness matters: 5 steps to becoming a more mindful leader

Mindfulness matters: 5 steps to becoming a more mindful leader

Mindfulness can be one of the most helpful introspective elements, able to take a great employee to the next level: leadership. For established leaders, it can elevate their performance from good to great. But what exactly is mindfulness? It is the practice of focusing energy inward on one’s thoughts and behaviors. Paired alongside emotional intelligence, ... Read More
 
Develop your emotional intelligence and become a better leader

Develop your emotional intelligence and become a better leader

“Everything rises and falls on leadership” – it’s one of John Maxwell’s most famous quotes. The unspoken part of that saying is that to lead people, you must establish relationships with those people. In fact, that’s Level Two of the Five Levels, the first step after being in the leadership position. Emotional intelligence is your ... Read More