Category: Leadership

Retail Leadership Workshop – Aug 2017

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW Recent shopper, consumer and industry evolutions are putting extreme demands on you as a retail manager. You are constantly asked to get more out of your teams and future success in retail calls for a customer-centric approach that breaks through the boundaries of business functions. The […]

Decoding leadership: What really matters

By Claudio Feser, Fernanda Mayol, and Ramesh Srinivasan New research suggests that the secret to developing effective leaders is to encourage four types of behavior. Telling CEOs these days that leadership drives performance is a bit like saying that oxygen is necessary to breathe. Over 90 percent of […]

Ascending to the C-suite

A new McKinsey survey finds that executives who move effectively into the C-suite are communicating priorities, valuing their teams, spending time on culture, and understanding their unique leadership role. Nearly half of top executives say they weren’t effective at earning support for their new ideas when they moved […]

What makes a CEO ‘exceptional’?

This Article By Michael Birshan, Thomas Meakin, and Kurt Strovink (McKinsey) We assessed the early moves of CEOs with outstanding track records; some valuable lessons for leadership transitions emerged. New CEOs face enormous challenges as they start assembling a management team and setting a strategic direction in today’s […]