I want to thank those of you who have been following our blog—it’s great to have a chance to interact with others who are interested in training and development, leadership, and management, and I hope you’ll join the conversation! Today, I’ll share Part 2 of my exploration of the eight dimensions that make up our circumplex model of leadership behaviors: Pioneering, Energizing, Affirming, Inclusive, Humble, Deliberate, Resolute, and Commanding.
I must admit that as a Resolute leader, it’s sometimes difficult for me to relate to Energizing leaders. To me, they often seem unnaturally optimistic—downright chipper—but I’ve come to realize that it’s not an act. Continue reading “The Energizing Leader” »