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 …

Effective Leadership Skills – Interview with Kenneth Correa, A Sr. Executive in the Financial Services Industry

Insight A respected and successful “everyday” leader, Kenneth Correa (a senior executive in the financial services industry) talks to us about leadership skills.  Notice that Ken’s role model is his mother and that he counts empowering his employees as his success stories. Kay: What, in your experience, are the three most important qualities of a leader (think …