Effective Leadership Qualities: Clear Vision: Beth Dyson, NFTE

Leadership This is an excerpt from an interview with Beth Dyson, Program Manager for NFTE, Philadelphia (Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship) a non-profit organization.  The organization works with high school children teaching them entrepreneurial skills thus developing youth leadership qualities in them.  Beth helps motivate and inspire students in eighteen schools in the Philadelphia area, manages …

Effective Leadership Skills – Clear Vision: Gregg Davis, Impact Consults

Insight – clear vision I had an opportunity to talk about leadership with Gregg Davis.  Until recently, Gregg was the Sr. VP at Teach for America, one of the biggest non-profit organizations in the US.  As a highly experienced and very successful Senior Executive, Gregg has provided some interesting aspects of leadership.  It is interesting …

Getting organized through checklists

Checklist An effective leader is an organized person.  Being organized is a “development” skill that can be practiced and honed.  One of the best developmental activities is getting organized through checklists. Definition: According to Wikipedia, a checklist is a type of informational job aid used to reduce failure by compensating for potential limits of human …