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15 Ways To Identify Bad Leaders - Forbes

15 Ways To Identify Bad Leaders - Forbes | Coaching Teacher Leaders | Scoop.it
It’s important to realize that just because someone holds a position of leadership, doesn’t necessarily mean they should. Put another way, not all leaders are created equal.
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Pretty comprehensive list!  The best way to locate a great leader is through finding the leaders they grow.

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Solving the Problem of Dumb Leaders

Solving the Problem of Dumb Leaders | Coaching Teacher Leaders | Scoop.it
Maxwell said, "Leaders are learners." The trouble with learning is unlearning. The trouble with learning is it changes past thinking. Learning amplifies, modifies, or invalidates past learning. The...
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Learning leaders:

Welcome awkward and uncomfortable questions from underlings and outsiders. Insiders seldom put you on the spot. You sign their pay checks and impact their career.Explore the assumptions of others. Learning leaders assume the assumptions of others. Try getting in the head of someone else and defending their position. You never learn when all you do is defend what you know.Read every day.Ask, “What if?” often.Journal. Record and reflect upon what you learn.Adapt and change. Name one thing you’ve changed in the last few months. You haven’t learned till you change, regardless of what you know.Draw out thoughts and ideas from others. How is the idea-flow around you? Is your closed mind closing their mouths?
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7 Simple Ways to Be a Positive Influence As a Leader

7 Simple Ways to Be a Positive Influence As a Leader | Coaching Teacher Leaders | Scoop.it
Do you ever wonder what other people think of you? One of my greatest sayings is “People tell you who they are” This is so true in day to day interactions.
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Very simple, but vital, characteristics leaders need to consider while leading others.  

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[Infographic] Leadership Qualities | Leadership In Action

[Infographic] Leadership Qualities | Leadership In Action | Coaching Teacher Leaders | Scoop.it
We put together an infographic that describes some leadership qualities that can be developed and put in your own skills filing cabinet.

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Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Gust MEES, donhornsby, Virginia (Pavlovich, Les Howard
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Ali Godding's curator insight, February 21, 2013 8:14 AM

There it is... the challenge of management on one page.  Being all of these things is a tall order.  Many are up for it, few really live it.... great infographic! 

Larry Davies's curator insight, February 21, 2013 11:52 AM

Love me some infographics.

Lauran Star's curator insight, February 21, 2013 1:00 PM

Leadership qualities.

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Three Surprising Secrets to Moving People

Three Surprising Secrets to Moving People | Coaching Teacher Leaders | Scoop.it
All leaders move people. Moving people begins when you understand them, not when they understand you. Daniel Pink believes the ability to move people begins with attunement. “Attunement is the abil...
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"Attunement is the ability to bring ones actions and outlook into harmony with other people and with the context you’re in."


This starts with empathy.  

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