Join Mike Figliuolo for an in-depth discussion in this video Defining your natural leadership style, part of Developing Your Leadership Philosophy.
Authenticity is about being who you are…and as you begin leading your people, you need to first…understand and articulate a natural style that is most…comfortable for you because if you're showing up…putting on the mask everyday and acting in a manner…that's inconsistent with what you believe…or what's most comfortable for you,…you're actually going to set off alarms for the members…of your team because they'll see that inconsistency,…they may not be sure about what's not consistent,…however, it will make them uncomfortable.…
The better you can articulate your own natural style…of leadership, the better off you're going to be.…For me, one of my maxims around my natural leadership…style is "Kick up, kiss down", those four words.…"Kick up" is about telling the higher ups,…"Hey, you guys made a mistake…" and I need to protect my team".…"Kissing down" is about praising the team…when they deserve it.…I learned this maxim from a great leader…that I worked for at one point.…
Ryan was just a really wonderful guy…and he was also a very calm kind of guy,…
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- Developing authenticity
- Discovering your personal inspiration
- Defining your goals
- Holding yourself accountable
- Setting team standards
- Making decisions
- Motivating, inspiring, and developing people
- Achieving a work-life balance
- Sharing your leadership philosophy