First-Level Leaders

Explore all of our personal and professional development resources for individuals and organizations.

  • Blog: 6 Traits That Make New Leaders Great Leaders

    Blog: 6 Traits That Make New Leaders Great Leaders

    As you’re surveying your leadership bench strength, consider these traits of great leaders

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  • Leadership Tip:
Talk Straight

    Leadership Tip: Talk Straight

    When was the last time you technically told the truth, but left a misleading impression?

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  • Leadership Tip:
Confront Bad Behavior

    Leadership Tip: Confront Bad Behavior

    Difficult behaviors often work for people because the behaviors catch us off guard and we freeze (e.g., your brain starts racing and you think, Did she really just say that?) and/or we get so uncomfortable that we do whatever it takes to end the interaction.

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  • Leadership Tip: Lead Difficult Conversations

    Leadership Tip: Lead Difficult Conversations

    Have you avoided a difficult conversation and inadvertently caused the situation to worsen?

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  • Leadership Tip: Lead Through Change

    Leadership Tip: Lead Through Change

    When leading through change, are you calm, confident, and focused – or anxious, threatened, and scattered? Be the leader your team deserves, especially during uncertainty, with this tip.

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