By Madelyn Yucht on April 4, 2017
In our recent webinar, Linkage’s Madelyn Yucht shared 7 essentials that you need when you start a new leadership role in order to be successful. If you didn’t get a chance to tune in, view the recording. Also, Madelyn weighs in on the questions we didn’t have time for.
By Sarah Breigle on March 31, 2017
In “Leading While Young: 10 Takeaways For Millennial Managers” on Forbes.com, Linkage CEO Matt Norquist offers his own experience and candid advice for embracing age and focusing on what really matters as a young leader.
By Sarah Bettman on March 30, 2017
There is probably a reason why you haven’t delegated before, so it would be silly to think you can wave a magic wand and start. In this two-part series, we’re sharing four proven steps to set you up for success.
By Mark Hannum on March 28, 2017
Linkage is preparing to introduce a new way to think about leadership based on our recent analysis of over 100,000 leaders worldwide. Ultimately, when we distilled the data points, we revealed five core areas—or commitments—that are vital to every leader’s success: Be purposeful, inspire, engage, achieve, and innovate.
By Susie Kelleher on March 22, 2017
Resilience is critical to thriving in today’s ever-changing environment. As leaders, we must role-model these behaviors if we hope to have an innovative, engaged and adaptable culture. Here are a few ways to get started.
By Paula Butte on March 15, 2017
Feedback is important—and should be focused on behaviors. It doesn’t need to take a lot of time—and it can be both formally and informally delivered. With practice, it can become a part of regular conversations. Here are 3 steps for getting maximum impact.
By Susan MacKenty Brady on March 10, 2017
We’re confused about the difference between having it all and doing it all. We can have it all, and the only way to sustain your “all” is to be sure that you aren’t doing it all. Period. Easy, right? Well apparently, not so much.
By Matt Norquist on February 28, 2017
Great leadership is ours—to be, to follow, to find, to create. Our recent research has shed light on the five key commitments that great leaders purposefully make and keep. What we found was startling. Leaders and leadership are not always truly successful by being strong or powerful.
By Sarah Breigle on February 24, 2017
If you’ve recently taken on a new role, joined a new organization, or are in the midst of an organizational transition, you need to be asking: “What will it take for me to succeed?” Join us February 28 at 1:00pm EST to learn the 7 leadership essentials you’ll need to meet and exceed expectations.
By Greg Zlevor on February 8, 2017
Mindfulness is the process of actively noticing new things. When you do that, it puts you in the present. It makes you more sensitive to context and perspective. It’s the essence of engagement. A positive domino effect follows from being mindful.