Leadership skills training & development for creating energy!

Leadership skills training development courses, programs, tool kits, books, seminars and workshops are great ways for creating, building and enriching energy in your life, your career and your organization! This "weblog" uses leadership skills-related quotes, articles, research, findings, practical examples and assessments to help you plan, organize, communicate and manage for growth through all your leadership skills training and development endeavors.

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Bill Thomas is Managing Principal of Mustard Seed Investments, Inc. He is also Publisher and Director of the Leadership-Toolkit[TM], Awesome Leaders![TM] and Innovative Leadership Seminars![TM]. He trains and coaches clients in over 75 countries on various business, organizational leadership, innovative business practices, strategy and technology issues. He also writes papers and consults and lectures on the new models, skills and resources required for wealth creation by knowledge professionals and executives in the Imagination Age.

Monday, November 29, 2004

Develop Leadership Skills through Training and Practice!

Most leadership skills training courses and development programs cost BIG money yet yield limited, short-term results.

Another pitfall of these high-priced services is they fail to provide follow-ups or active support during and after you sit in their classroom. Most of your challenges happen after school, don't they?

Hey don't get me wrong - many trainers are pretty good on the "platform" or stage - unfortunately, you don't get to do your work on-stage, as part of some one-time show, do you?

Listen, if you need to see a well-performed, then you should spend an evening on Broadway, or in London's West End. There are lots of places around the world to see good theatre - you and I know that leadership can't be taught in a classroom or while someone stands on the stage.

In the situations facing you, you should make every effort to find, use and take advantage of every leadership skills learning opportunity youcome into contact with.

You need to learn how to employ your leadership skills in highly effective, dynamically creative and powerful ways.

How so many people could fail to be proactive in improving their leadership skills really amazes me. They say they want to try to improve their situations, but what they say and what they actually do are two completely different things.

I mean it just blows my mind to think of the number of professional types who work their tails off hoping, wishing and dreaming for more success, more recognition, more opportunities to expand their horizons.

It takes training, practice and active support to achieve anything worthwhile - maybe you have been looking in the wrong places for your answer - maybe the right place has been around the corner from you or perhaps it's been staring you in the face all this time...


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