Teaming & Leadership Development

What Can Corporations Learn About Leadership Development from the Boy Scouts?

2018-12-10T12:09:09+00:00

I am proud to say that my son recently achieved the rank of Eagle in the Boy Scouts. Referred to in an August Wall Street Journal article as the "Ph.D. of boyhood", only about 4% of all scouts attain this rank Those who do are rightly recognized for their accomplishment and take away life-long leadership [...]

What Can Corporations Learn About Leadership Development from the Boy Scouts? 2018-12-10T12:09:09+00:00

Leadership Development Plans Meet Baseball Fundamentals

2018-12-18T11:37:35+00:00

The batter hits a soft single to left. The runner on second, after hesitating, heads to third. My son, the third baseman, moves to the bag, watching the left fielder field the ball off the turf and the runner heading to third. With fans, players, and coaches yelling to seemingly everyone on [...]

Leadership Development Plans Meet Baseball Fundamentals 2018-12-18T11:37:35+00:00

Growing Grapes and Learners

2018-11-26T16:03:19+00:00

alex galmeanu - www.alexgalmeanu.ro I recently accompanied an Executive MBA class from Kennesaw State University (Atlanta, GA) to Romania as they began a seven month international joint international residency program.  In advance of travel to Romania, the Kennesaw (KSU) EMBA students thoughtfully arranged for a service project at a secondary school in Valea [...]

Growing Grapes and Learners 2018-11-26T16:03:19+00:00

Where Are Firms Investing in Leader Development Now?

2017-02-08T14:43:39+00:00

Organizations increased their investment in leadership development some 14% in 2012 over the previous year according to industry research. This marks the most significant increase in years. How are they allocating this investment? Leaders at All Levels More investment is being directed down the management chain. With limited investment at lower levels of leadership over [...]

Where Are Firms Investing in Leader Development Now? 2017-02-08T14:43:39+00:00

Top Companies for Leaders – What Really Matters?

2018-11-27T10:19:28+00:00

Fortune Magazine and Aon Hewitt recently announced the 2011 Top Companies for Leaders. The results are based on a comparative evaluation of company submitted information on practices related to attracting, developing and retaining leaders. Top Companies for Leaders has been published nearly every year since 2002, with several companies consistently appearing on the list including [...]

Top Companies for Leaders – What Really Matters? 2018-11-27T10:19:28+00:00

Learning on the Edge: 5 Growing Trends That Are Driving Learning and Development Now

2017-02-08T15:54:31+00:00

Trend # 5: Learning is a Contact Sport - Will e-learning and social media ever fully replace the traditional classroom instructor-led learning environment? Not likely. Face-to-face engagement with learners enables a uniquely human connection, one in which communication can occur on multiple levels and visceral emotional connectedness can be created. Today, effective classroom training is [...]

Learning on the Edge: 5 Growing Trends That Are Driving Learning and Development Now 2017-02-08T15:54:31+00:00