What is leadership truly about? It’s about people, about teams, groups, and organizations. By definition, a leader is a person who is in charge of the organization and all its departments. Is leadership important? Good leadership enables teams, groups, and organizations to grow and prosper. On the other hand, poor leadership lowers the quality of life […]Read More Who we are is how we lead
John C. Maxwell once said that “a leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” Yet, even the greatest leader won’t make your organization perfect and most effective. Even an exceptional leader can know the way and go the way, but she or he needs a team to show […]Read More Five components of organizational effectiveness
There’s no doubt that our personality, in one way or another, determines who we are also at work: as employees, managers, or leaders. It’s very hard to change some of our behaviors, especially our emotional reactions. Yet knowledge of the relations between our personality and our present or future leadership effectiveness can be extremely beneficial. […]Read More Does leadership matter?
Have you ever experienced a hard time trying to communicate with somebody? Have you ever wondered why? It’s because we’re all different and different personality types require a different approach. We all cope with the same circumstances differently, in our own way. Knowing your personality type will increase your productivity, and being aware how to […]Read More What is your personality color?
A great leader is someone whose legacy continues even if they’re gone, like Steve Jobs. To me, Steve Jobs is one of the most inspiring leaders ever, but I admire Alan Trefler just as much. I respect their intelligence, vision, and extreme motivation. I quietly and humbly aspire to one day be like them. If […]Read More What makes a great leader?
How do you define emotional intelligence? There are many definitions, but I believe that the first we should ask two fundamental questions: “Is this a must-have for the good leader?” and “Can this be learned?” An emotional intelligence is two times more valuable than our IQ level or the technical skills. And, yes, it most […]Read More 5 components of emotional intelligence
For sure you have heard a lot about running. “Running will help keeping your brain and body healthy”, “After you start, you will not quit easily,” “I feel so much better after a daily jog”. But why isn’t it enough for you to start? What is running all about? Here are a couple of reasons […]Read More Why you should consider running?
Let’s try to define happiness… If you’re thinking about a big house or a brand new Maserati in your garage, you’re doing it totally wrong. A common adage that money can’t buy you happiness is even more than applicable here. To be truly happy, you need to understand that feeling, and especially what drives it. […]Read More How to be happier?