What is the single, most significant challenge you face as a leader? If you answered "people", you are probably in great company! Leadership is never easy. No matter how effortlessly some leaders appear to manage all the challenges they face, the path of every leader is a journey of trial and error. However, the leader's job is not to solve every problem alone, but to inspire those he or she leads to solve problems on their own.
Good leaders recognize that they do not have all the answers and are open to learning how to be a better coach, mentor, and teacher while sharpening their leadership skills. Beyond personal qualities such as vision and positive thought, a leader must also take careful steps to communicate with employees in the best way possible. At Inesse Consulting, we teach and coach current and future leaders how to truly engage others, interpersonal communication skills that build trust, and healthy ways of leading conflict for productive outcomes.
Leadership development is vital because organizations can take on the personality of their leaders. Leadership training and development can maximize productivity, shape a positive culture and promote harmony. A common misconception is that simply because someone excels in the current role, that success will automatically translate to the next level. By investing in developing your next generation of leaders today, they are better prepared to succeed tomorrow.
"I am so grateful for the time that you spent to develop our leaders. The program was extremely successful and you have been a huge asset to the development of our agency. Plus, I love working with you!"
Chief Financial Officer
"I personally want to again thank you for taking the time to mentor our leadership team to become better leaders. Everyone expressed what an amazing experience it was and how it really helped them grow. So again, we say thank you.
And to make you even more proud… all of the leaders, including our 3 new additions, have agreed to continue to meet as a group to bounce ideas off of one another and to further our growth as leaders. We are also hoping to add 2 additional leadership development books as part of our meeting discussions! Our first meeting is scheduled for Oct. 3rd!"
Human Resources Manager