CURATE GROWTH #15
A play on words!
Here is a list of links to the things I have read, heard or watched this week that I feel help to support growth, develop integrative leaders, foster employee enlightenment and embody mindful marketing. Or, it was something I just thought was cool!
There is a lot of discussion as to the importance of motivation. This article discusses the importance that executives play in ensuring that all remain motivated. Workplaces have become more complex and maintaining motivation at all levels has become even more of a challenge.
So many of us struggle to disconnect. I know that I personally long for the days that flights were not equipped with Wi-Fi. That was the last refuge in the storm of constant connectedness. I am going to try some of these tips and would love hear your input as to thoughts or experiences along the way.
I typically do not include one of my own articles in this blog. However, this is a message I just feel needs to be shared. To many leaders are playing into our fears instead of helping us push through them. Part of being a leader is helping others to see a potential that they may be blind to and future that is worth working towards not retreat from.
This is an interview with Melanie Whelan of SoulCycle. I like her thoughts as to the importance that listening plays in a leader’s ability to connect with others. I think we focus too much on how a leader needs to talk on not enough on how a leader needs to listen.
This article poses a question. What if you treat your employees with the same level of concern and urgency that you do your customers? As a passionate believer that it is people that grow businesses, I enjoyed the message this article delivered.