Leadership journal

Readings and exercises for the Strategic Skills for Emerging Leaders program. This page is for the Leadership journal session on 15 September 2020. Session outline Facilitated discussion: Presentation: Journalling and reflective practice Henna Inam (2017) To be an effective leader keep a leadership journal Bullet Journal method - a combination of task management and information …

Learning as we go

Readings and exercises for Strategic Skills for Emerging Leaders. This is the list for the Learning as we go session on 15 September 2020. Session outline Facilitated discussion: responses to the pre-reading (see list below); and reflections on building your professional network Presentation: leadership journal Pre-reading For everyone: Nina A Bowman (2016): Four ways to improve your …

Lessons from lockdown

Readings and exercises for the Strategic Skills for Emerging Leaders program. This page is for the Lessons from lockdown session on 1 September 2020. Session outline Facilitated discussion: where are we now and where do we want to be; responses to the pre-reading Presentation: building your professional network Pre-reading Venkatesh Rao (2020): Leverage curves vs …

Strategic Skills program launch

Reading and resources for the kick-off session of Strategic Skills for Emerging Leaders held on 18 August 2020. Session outline Facilitated discussion: introductions and getting to know each other; setting expectations - what we want from this program, how it works; understanding our individual and group learning preferences Learning preferences Charles Jennings describes four ways …

Resources for the Strategic Skills program

Readings and exercises for the Strategic Skills for Emerging Leaders program in 2020, grouped by topic: Program launch (kick-off session) 18 August 2020 Lessons from lockdown - 1 September Learning as we go - 15 September Leadership journal - 29 September Ideas and opportunities - 13 October Complexity and decision-making - 27 October Co-designing the …

Are you listening?

When was the last time you really listened to another person with your full attention? No interruptions, no distractions, no rehearsing what you’re going to say next. Every day we tell ourselves stories about what’s happening: we try to explain how things work, and our opinions and choices are shaped by the environment in which …