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  • Leadership Tip:
Build Other Leaders

    Leadership Tip: Build Other Leaders

    One of the essential roles of leadership is to coach potential by unleashing the untapped talent and potential of others.

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  • Blog: Are you a Strategic Leader of L&D?

    Blog: Are you a Strategic Leader of L&D?

    Wait, don’t answer that. As much as the term strategic is thrown around, it’s not a simple question. Nor is strategic leadership a one-time commitment you can add to your resume like a job certification.

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  • Video: 5 Essential Tips for Effective 1 on 1 Meetings

    Video: 5 Essential Tips for Effective 1 on 1 Meetings

    Rob Cahill Vice President, Passholder Experience and Services, shares 5 tips on how to how regular and effective 1-on-1s so you can surface issues, and develop your direct reports into the people they want to become.

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  • Tool: Leading Your Team Through Change

    Tool: Leading Your Team Through Change

    There are three constants in life: principles, choice, and change. Use this tool to effectively lead through change.

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  • Whitepaper: The Leadership Challenge Report

    Whitepaper: The Leadership Challenge Report

    Download our latest guide and develop your people into a high-performing team.

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  • Whitepaper: Investing in First Level Leaders

    Whitepaper: Investing in First Level Leaders

    This study shows dramatic improvements in confidence and results when organizations develop their first-​level.

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  • Infographic: First-Level Leaders Reality Check

    Infographic: First-Level Leaders Reality Check

    Who are first-level leaders? For most leaders in the workplace, their leadership begins with the opportunity to run a single team. Leaders who have just one tier of employees reporting to them are referred to as “first-level leaders,” because they are on the first step of leadership.

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  • Lead Through Change

    Lead Through Change

    Change is now the norm. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by change. By the time you adjust to a change, another one is coming down the pipe. Learn to expect change and handle it with grace:

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  • How To Handle A Micromanager

    How To Handle A Micromanager

    Being micromanaged is frustrating and can kill engagement. It’s important to discover why your boss is micromanaging you because it will allow you to formulate a plan to address it. Explore the following points to get a better idea of why you are being micromanaged and solutions to it:

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  • Blog: How To Think Like A Leader

    Blog: How To Think Like A Leader

    For some, shifting into a leader’s mindset is intuitive, something that comes easy. For many others, that shift can take significant time and effort. And be quite humbling.

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  • Case Study: PepsiCo Foods Case Study

    Case Study: PepsiCo Foods Case Study

    Read how PepsiCo Foods North America partnered with FranklinCovey to make meaningful, targeted improvements in their leaders across the organization.

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  • Tool: 3 Questions For Effective Coaching

    Tool: 3 Questions For Effective Coaching

    Use this tool to hold clarifying, open-ended, and insightful coaching sessions.

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  • Case Study: Employee Productivity at LG Philips

    Case Study: Employee Productivity at LG Philips

    LG Philips LCD is the global leader in the development and manufacturing of TFT-LCD panels for electronics. The company faced the challenge of having too much overtime payroll, averaging 10.6 days per month.

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  • Tool:Extend Smart Trust - Tool

    Tool:Extend Smart Trust - Tool

    Identify a person or situation where increased trust could help improve communication or results. Use this tool to extend smart trust.

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  • Tool: Balance Courage and Consideration

    Tool: Balance Courage and Consideration

    Use this tool to find the right balance of courage and consideration when faced with a difficult conversation.

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  • Case Study: Client Spotlight - ViaWest

    Case Study: Client Spotlight - ViaWest

    Founded in 1999, ViaWest is an IT Infrastructure company with more than 30 data centers across the United States and Canada. Their focus is partnering with businesses to customize IT solutions that are secure, reliable, and easy to scale. The company has 600 employees across eight states and one territory. The employee base at ViaWest is diverse—some have been employed there since the company began while others joined more recently, bringing skills from other tech-based businesses.

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  • Tool: Extend Smart Trust

    Tool: Extend Smart Trust

    Learn about extending trust. Use this worksheet to determine when to extend trust with your team.

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  • Tool: Productivity Questionnaire

    Tool: Productivity Questionnaire

    Leaders must help their team focus on what is most important, not just urgent. Use this tool to guide your people toward high-impact activities.

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  • Tool: Become A Transition Person - Tool

    Tool: Become A Transition Person - Tool

    Become a transition person and break unhealthy, harmful, abusive, or ineffective learned behaviors and replace them with proactive, helpful, effective behaviors.

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  • Tool: Listen First

    Tool: Listen First

    Strengthen one of the most under-valued leadership competencies with this tool to help you listen first.

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