9 results for tag: Lolly Daskal


Why Every Leader Should Have a Little Rebel Inside

To achieve something significant in the world, to have a meaningful influence, you need to be a rebel. A rebel knows how to challenge the status quo and make an impact. It's the executive assistant who, frustrated by her nonresponsive boss, coordinates ...
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The Deception Trap of Leadership

In a past post, The Remarkable Power of the Truth Teller  I touched upon the idea that people do lie and stretch the truth. The price of lying is often a high one: being known as a deceiver. If a leader lies, people cannot trust them. If your boss ...
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6 Excellent Reasons Most Leaders are Not Qualified to Lead

Every day, people are promoted into leadership who are completely unqualified to lead. People are placed in a leadership role because they’re a good performer who's overdue for a promotion or because they act the part—even though they're completely ...
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Stocking Stuffers Designed to Make Anyone Better

There were some amazing books published in 2017 that you must get – for yourself, your colleagues, your boss. Anyone in a position of leadership would benefit from reading any of these six books right away. Go get 'em! They'd make fantastic stocking ...
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Why Heroic Leadership is Needed Now More Than Ever

Recently I was at an event at the Princeton Club talking about my new book, The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness. Someone there asked me an intriguing question: "With all the work you do with leaders around the world, who are the ...
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4 Proven Reasons Why Intuitive People Make Great Leaders

Have you ever wondered how some leaders are more creative and innovative than others? As a leadership coach and business consultant I have seen two kinds of leaders, I have witnessed both, and I have seen the results of both. One leader thinks that in ...
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Leveraging the Imposter Syndrome

Feel like a fraud? Feel like you're not smart enough or good enough? According to Lolly Daskal, one of the most sought-after executive coaches in the world, feeling this way is all too common for even the most successful executives and unsurprisingly can be ...
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The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness

After decades of coaching powerful executives around the world, Lolly Daskal has observed that leaders rise to their positions by relying on a specific set of values and traits. But in time, every executive reaches a point where performance suffers and ...
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AVOID: Your Leadership Style’s Pitfalls; Stress; Glass Ceilings; Unhappy Customers

As we progress in our careers, we often realize there are gaps that need to be filled in. This month, through our Master Class sessions, we're looking to help you fill gaps common to executives. We're going to help you maintain momentum by avoiding pitfalls ...
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