Leadership Thoughts is dedicated to helping you learn the skills of leading and encouraging leadership teams.
We’ve got a simple framework that places leadership at the very heart of what we do. It shows you what leadership looks like in different situations — working with others, managing services, setting direction, and so on.
Navigating around Leadership Thoughts is straightforward
Using these six themes we describe the attitudes and behaviours of the leader, and provide a foundations to help you better appreciate the leadership capabilities you must learn and put into practice.
Each theme is identified by a symbol, which this is used throughout Leadership Thoughts, and also on our free downloadable content.
The first, and greatest step towards improving your own leadership starts with your mindset. Learn to build on your bedrock of integrity and develop your leadership qualities and traits.
Your investment in technical and professional knowledge is a necessary part of your development as a leader. Knowledge is your path toward authority.
Leadership is all about accomplishing tasks through people and groups. What you do — your performance — determines the team’s success.
Great leaders emerge and grow in spite of their employers. You are responsible for developing yourself and finding your unique path of leadership.
Whether you lead a team or an entire service you need to possess practical wisdom — intelligence, experience and goodness. Progress is made only when courageous leaders change things for the better.
When you’re in a leadership role you have a responsibility for developing and serving the people in your team. People grow as leaders by practicing leadership. So, give them the opportunity to lead!