There is a direct relationship between assertiveness, confidence and business success. Women leaders who lack assertiveness skills fail to gain raises and promotions, as well as resources for their teams. Discover solutions to every leadership confidence and assertiveness dilemma.
Can a woman team leader repair sagging team morale and broken communication lines when a deadline creates chaos that threatens team spirit and productivity? This article reveals a hidden cause of team dysfunction. You’ll explore proven ways women leaders can turn team disagreements into productive teamwork and communication. You’ll learn how employee brains respond to stress. Discover how successful women leaders train team members to use mindfulness to prevent an unhealthy fight-or-flight response. Enjoy reading specific ways to prevent future teamwork problems.
Women in leadership positions and emerging female leaders often struggle with pessimistic team members who can block the woman leader’s success. Discover when you can and cannot help a pessimist reframe their cognitive distortions (faulty beliefs) so you can be an optimistic, visionary woman leader. Proven solutions to difficult people dilemmas will protect you from negativity so you can elevate trust, teamwork, morale and productivity.
Family businesses are pressure cookers loaded with conflicts that often destroy relationships. Proven tools can help you protect your relationship and connect with Your True Self. Gain relief by growing from every challenge and conflict. Achieve the work-life balance that’s critical for your health and well-being.
Powerful, invisible parts of women leaders interfere with their leadership abilities in profound, troubling ways that prevent them from reaching our true leadership potential, from developing winning teams to gaining trust, recognition and promotions. Discover how to identify and manage the hidden internal conflicts that challenge every female leader.
A strong, decisive executive personality or leadership style can be a powerful tool laced with many minefields you’ll need to carefully avoid. You cannot afford to turn off your team members and direct reports or to suffer work-life balance and health problems you can prevent. Use a proven system to ensure your leadership success.
A guaranteed recipe for leadership failure is to think your team’s success is about you. Your leadership success depends on how well you empower your direct reports and team members to meet goals they enthusiastically co-design because they are convinced those goals will ensure their long-term career success. Another ingredient to brew a leadership failure stew is to sidestep your duty to consistently monitor your own strengths and weaknesses. This article will help you identify some of your hidden assets and liabilities so you can enjoy the rich rewards that eventually flow to exemplary leaders, including the sheer joy of observing winning teams be ecstatic about their success.
Proven success strategies are cherished by women leaders and business owners who want to avoid unreliable trial-and-error methods of achieving their goals. Because of social conditioning and hardwiring, most women naturally possess many of the key components of building teams that trust their leadership. In general, women leaders prefer to distance themselves from organizational politics. […]
Successful women leaders build strong teams that trust their leadership. Are you aware of predictable “Leadership Traps”? They ensnare most leaders because they haven’t been coached about how to identify and avoid them. This article will help you discover some of the keys to effective leadership. These critical components of your leadership style will encourage […]
Differences between the way women and men communicate and perceive the world not only sometimes irritate us in personal relationships, they can block professional success. How many of the following common gender communication differences have ever made you or one of your direct reports want to scream, scratch your head in disbelief or quit your […]
During winter Leadership Coaching Sessions, female leaders often complain, “Employee morale is so low on gloomy winter days! My team members and direct reports left for the holidays energized and happy. Some of them returned in January exhausted and crabby. Even some of my best performers seem difficult to motivate right now.” “A few people […]
Leaders and emerging leaders often worry about gaining the trust of direct reports, team members and upper management because it can determine leadership success or failure. Trust of your leadership is often difficult to develop or maintain because of human hardwiring, diverse personalities, continuously changing personal needs, communication styles that create difficult people issues, work […]