Essential communication skills for leaders at all levels

Today's leaders must:

Build and maintain connections

Understand and share context

Communicate as a catalyst for change

 

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Four essential communication tasks for board chairs

Four essential communication tasks for board chairs

May 1, 2017

Part 1 in a series on Effective Board Communication Boards guide corporate, nonprofit, association, advisory, and governmental organizations. Working together, board members provide strategic vision and oversight of management’s strategy and performance. If you’re the board chair, in addition to your job as a board member, you have many other responsibilities. You play a key … Read More

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What leaders can learn from a doctor about communicating bad news

What leaders can learn from a doctor about communicating bad news

March 31, 2017

Doctors sometimes have to share bad news with their patients. When it’s really bad – the patient has a terminal illness, or a loved one has died – it can be a very difficult conversation. In his book, “How to Break Bad News: A Guide for Health Care Professionals”, Dr. Robert Buckman outlined a process … Read More

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Are Leaks Sinking your Organization? Maybe you should take a new approach to information

Are Leaks Sinking your Organization? Maybe you should take a new approach to information

March 20, 2017

Information “leaks” dominated the news cycle during the election, and have dogged the new administration since then. Businesses and nonprofit organizations also struggle with leaks, small and large. In both the political and private spheres, leaks cause an outsized emotional reaction and a cycle of dysfunction – shock, embarrassment, feelings of betrayal, calls to find … Read More

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