How to get feedback on speeches

One of the best ways to make progress from one speech to the next is to ask others for feedback. But soliciting feedback can be an awkward conversation, especially when you have to ask colleagues, direct reports, or managers. Here are some tips for easily asking...

The Leadership Challenge

Chapter 3 of The Leadership Challenge, by James Kouzes and Barry Posner, says a leader needs to have a clear sense of his/her own values.  You’re not trying to follow anyone elses values, or lead using someone else’s style — you have to discover your...