Are You A Proactive Leader?

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/AreYouAProactiveLeader.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSNot all leaders are proactive leaders but you already knew that. What you may not know is the 3 tips I have included just for you. Give a listen and see if they will work for you.

The Cost of “I Don’t Care.”

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/TheCostOfIDoNotCare.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSA few years ago, I was sitting at the negotiation table with the staff negotiator for the UAW who was representing most of the staff of the human services agency I directed. We both knew where the final agreement […]

Pick The Best Way To Lead (revisit)

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/LeadershipStrategies.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSIn this popular past podcast, James points out four quite distinct approaches to leading and to leadership. Each has its uses and its limitations. Your challenge is to pick the best approach for you and for the particular leadership […]

The Leadership Sweet Spot

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/TheLeadershipSweetSpot.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSThis is a little lesson in leadership for those of us who may lead a little too timidly or perhaps are apt to lead too aggressively or impulsively. There is a leadership sweet spot, and finding it is an […]

Would You Like Working For You?

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/WouldYouLikeWorkingForYou.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSThis episode of Audio Tidbits Podcast is mostly about leadership and leadership styles, but that sort of misses the point. As you listen, you will likely consider your leadership style. Even so, I hope that you keep the question […]

Thinking About Leadership

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_034.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSKeohane, Nannerl O. Thinking about Leadership. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010. This is a large part of what leadership is all about: providing solutions to common problems or offering ideas about how to accomplish collective purposes, and mobilizing the […]

Synchronicity: The Inner Path of Leadership

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_033.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSThis may be your best chance today to tap into your inner philosopher, if you find that an attractive option. Jaworski, Joseph, Introduction by Peter Senge. Synchronicity: The Inner Path of Leadership. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2011. seventh-century […]

President Trump’s Leadership Style

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/PresidentTrumpsLeadershipStyle.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSIn this episode of Audio Tidbits Podcast I return to six leadership styles I shared with you in an earlier podcast. In this episode I discuss the leadership style of President Trump and consider which of the six styles […]

Leadership at Your Fingertips

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_032.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSJacobsen, Ian. Leadership at Your Fingertips: Proven Ways to Handle Your Challenges. Los Altos: Westchester Publishing Company, 2003. When you hire, you hire a whole person. It is naive to assume that people leave the rest of their life […]

A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Studying Leadership

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_030.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSJackson, Brad and Ken Parry. A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Studying Leadership. Los Angeles: SAGE Publications, Ltd., 2008. You have some clear convictions about what you think constitutes the right and the wrong way […]

Leadership Comes Last

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/LeadershipComesLast.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSThis episode of the Audio Tidbits Podcast is an eight-minute lesson in leadership. It shows us that leadership comes last, always. Perhaps it might have been better named as the five prerequisites to leadership. Either way, leadership is at […]

True North

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_024.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSGeorge, Bill with Peter Sims. True North: Discover Your Authentic Leadership. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2007. True North is the internal compass that guides you successfully through life. It represents who you are as a human being at your deepest […]

Robert K. Greenleaf

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_021.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFrick, Don M, foreword by Peter M. Senge, & afterword by Larry C. Spears. Robert K. Greenleaf: A Life of Servant Leadership. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2004. Becoming a human being, and preparing a foundation for leadership, starts […]

Greater Than Yourself

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_020.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFarber, Steve, foreword by Patrick Lencioni and Matthew Kelly. Greater Than Yourself: The Ultimate Lesson of True Leadership. New York: Doubleday, 2009 …real leadership is not about calling yourself “leader;” rather, it’s about taking up the cause to change […]

The Five Most Important Questions You Will Ever Ask About Your Organization

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_19.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSDrucker, Peter with Jim Collins. The Five Most Important Questions You Will Ever Ask About Your Organization. Third Edition. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2008. Planning is frequently misunderstood as making future decisions, but decisions exist only in the present. You […]