Seapoint Center for Collaborative Leadership http://seapointcenter.com Helping leaders connect, collaborate and create Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:52:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 How to Bridge the Generation Gap in the Workplace http://seapointcenter.com/generation-gap-in-the-workplace/ http://seapointcenter.com/generation-gap-in-the-workplace/#respond Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:16:53 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13762 Guest post by Dan Negroni The generation gap in the workplace appears daunting. All sorts of reports describe how huge it is. But bridging the generation gap is not as difficult as it might seem. Real leaders already know how to effectively manage millennials. How? Because what millennials want and need matches up with what successful leaders provide. What Millennials […]

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A Leadership Conundrum: Unexpected Sources of Leadership http://seapointcenter.com/unexpected-sources-of-leadership/ http://seapointcenter.com/unexpected-sources-of-leadership/#respond Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:12:51 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13715 Leadership is not something you can provide. The definition of provide is “to offer, give, supply, or make available for use.” You can provide food, shelter, and even sympathy. But leadership is not a matter of simply “offering” or “providing.” For leadership to occur, a response is required. Leadership is a phenomenon that occurs when one […]

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A definition of leadership for these pressing times http://seapointcenter.com/definition-of-leadership/ http://seapointcenter.com/definition-of-leadership/#comments Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:53:54 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13613 It’s pretty common these days to hear complaints about lack of leadership, poor leadership, and disappointment with those who are in leadership roles. In a recent World Economic Forum survey, 86% of the respondents reported they believe there is a leadership crisis in the world today. But with all this talk about leadership, are we […]

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Successful leaders understand true power http://seapointcenter.com/successful-leaders-understand-true-power/ http://seapointcenter.com/successful-leaders-understand-true-power/#respond Thu, 11 Aug 2016 13:25:19 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13602   Thursday Thoughts: Successful leaders understand that true power comes, not from exercising control, but from empowering others.   *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       […]

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Why Smart People Make Dumb Decisions http://seapointcenter.com/why-smart-people-make-dumb-decisions/ http://seapointcenter.com/why-smart-people-make-dumb-decisions/#comments Wed, 03 Aug 2016 11:07:07 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13575 Did you ever find your self in a mess and wonder how you got there? There’s no guarantee your decisions are always going to be good ones. Too much is unpredictable. However, many of us have had the experience of looking back on a situation and thinking “I should have known better. The warning signs […]

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10 Awful Truths Every Leader Needs to Know http://seapointcenter.com/leaders-need-to-know/ http://seapointcenter.com/leaders-need-to-know/#comments Wed, 27 Jul 2016 11:07:22 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13547 You might get away with ignoring these truths for the short term. You can rally people with charisma and through fear for the short term. But if you care about the long term, to successfully face today’s challenges, leaders need to know how to deal with these 10 truths. 1. You can’t go back. It’s […]

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Q&A with Jesse Stoner on Challenges Facing Leaders Today http://seapointcenter.com/challenges-facing-leaders-today/ http://seapointcenter.com/challenges-facing-leaders-today/#comments Tue, 19 Jul 2016 18:14:49 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13510 I was recently on a panel looking at the future of leadership. Here are my thoughts on how leaders can face today’s challenges in a way that prepares organizations for the future. What do you think are the biggest challenges facing leaders today? One challenge is the speed of change and how to embrace disruption […]

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2016 ConantLeadership Award http://seapointcenter.com/2016-conantleadership-award/ Thu, 14 Jul 2016 11:05:57 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13478 I was honored to receive the 2016 ConantLeadership Award Click here to read about the award and my response to their questions: 1. Top tips you would give to a leader who is looking to deliver results in a quality way? 2. A lesson you learned from a crucible moment in your career that might help 21st century leaders?

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5 Questions to Surface Your Leadership Beliefs http://seapointcenter.com/leadership-beliefs/ http://seapointcenter.com/leadership-beliefs/#comments Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:07:21 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13443 What you don’t see CAN hurt you. . . and your team. Unexamined beliefs can undermine your good intentions. Here are five questions to help surface some important leadership beliefs and to consider how well your actions reflect them. 1. What do you stand for? What do you care deeply about? When you know what you hold most dear, […]

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Three Blogging Essentials http://seapointcenter.com/three-blogging-essentials/ http://seapointcenter.com/three-blogging-essentials/#comments Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:11:25 +0000 http://seapointcenter.com/?p=13399 After five years of writing my weekly leadership blog, I have taken some time to reflect on what has contributed to its success. These are my major lessons learned on how to establish a blog that people want to read. Three Blogging Essentials 1. Content, content, content. Without a doubt, content is the NUMBER ONE driver […]

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