The Leadership Page

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Here is an organized collection of leadership resources to help you learn, explore, and advance your leadership knowledge.

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Emotional Intelligence


Inspiration and Motivation

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Vision, Mission, and Values

Approaches, Frameworks, and Methods for Leadership

Blogs on Leadership

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Book Reviews


Use the Leadership Checklist to help you build better leadership habits:

  1. As a leader, I seek first to understand, and I listen to people until they feel heard (empathic listening.)
  2. As a leader, I set the example others wish to emulate.
  3. As a leader, I vary my leadership style to motivate when needed or direct based on the needs and abilities of the team.
  4. As a leader, I vary my leadership style between people-focused and task-focused based on the situation I’m in.
  5. As a leader, I continuously find ways to simplify.
  6. As a leader, I focus on service to others.
  7. As a leader, I allocate time for what’s important.
  8. As a leader, I do what I say I will do.
  9. As a leader, I create a compelling vision that inspires people to rally around.
  10. As a leader, I take feedback and adapt in response.

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Leadership Lessons

Lessons from leaders:

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Quotes on Leadership

Here are Leadership Quotes at your fingertips:

  1. “A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” —  John C. Maxwell
  2. “A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn’t like the tune.” – Anonymous
  3. “All Leadership is influence.” — John C. Maxwell
  4. “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  5. “Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way.” — General George Patton
  6. “Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.” — Warren Bennis
  7. “Managers help people see themselves as they are; Leaders help people to see themselves better than they are.” — Jim Rohn
  8. “The art of leadership is saying no, not yes.  It is very easy to say yes.” — Tony Blair
  9. “The price of greatness is responsibility.” — Winston Churchill
  10. “When the effective leader is finished with his work, the people say it happened naturally.” — Lao Tzu

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