LearnLoft Blogs & Podcasts
January 22, 2020by christinawilder
Time after time, we hear about people who are horrible leaders. It seems like everyone knows it, except for the leader themselves. Why are organizations so afraid to address the elephant in the room? Organizations are leaving people in positions of leadership who aren’t leading effectively and hoping things change. As the late Rick Page said, “hope...
January 21, 2020by johneades
There are many ways for you to create psychological safety, but one of the best ways is to be an effective listener.
January 14, 2020by johneades
For your team to understand how much you care about them, you must reject the notion that words hold great power. In this case, talk is cheap. Your power comes from your actions.
January 9, 2020by johneades
One of the most critical elements of leadership is empowerment. Which means “to give control over another’s life and the authority to do something.” The best leaders know it’s their responsibility to allow other people to make decisions where the information is.
January 7, 2020by johneades
Ever tried to have a tough conversation with someone and it went terribly wrong? Or worse, you know you need to have a difficult conversation but you hold back, only to run up against the same problem three months later? These conversations are especially important if you are in a position of leadership.
January 2, 2020by johneades
If you could share one life lesson with future generations, what would it be? This was the question asked of me on a recent episode of the One Last Thought Podcast. In an effort to get your 2020 started out on the right foot, I wanted to share my answer with you in the form of a question.
January 1, 2020by johneades
If you are anything like me, you have made your fair share of resolutions over the years only to make excuses for yourself when you give up on them. Turns out you aren’t alone. The latest research shows 80% of New Year’s Resolutions fail by the second week of February.