All posts by Chris Craddock

How Can Your Hobbies Help You Be A Better Leader?

Outside of our professions, and the leadership skills they require, we all have personal interests and hobbies. These diversions can help us lead a balanced life. For one person, those interests might be reading, exercising or golf. For another, gard...

Authentic Leadership, Leadership Training

Leadership and Influence

The ripple effect is a great visual understanding of leadership and influence throughout an organization. Like most of you, I have dropped a stone into a body of water to see how far the ripples expand out into the water. These ripples form concentri...

Authentic Leadership, Leadership Training

5 Ways to Become A Better Leader

The job of a corporate leader is to guide a team towards success, reaching specific goals. But in order to inspire and motivate that team, a leader must relate to individual team members and what drives them to excel. Leadership means creating an en...

Authentic Leadership, Employee Communication

Motivating Employees: 5 Easy Ways

Today’s workplace can be a slippery slope when it comes to getting the most from each employee. As leaders, we want each and every member of the team to work to their full potential, and we want them engaged in the results of their efforts. Motivat...

Disengaged Employees

Leadership Credibility: It Still Matters

One of the fundamental beliefs about leadership is that leadership is a relationship between those who aspire to lead and those who choose to follow. Leadership credibility is a vital attribute in determining if team members will follow someone....

Authentic Leadership

A Better Leader Receives a GOLD Cindy Award, their Highest Honor

“A Better Leader” has received a Gold CINDY award in the recent International CINDY Competition. CINDY awards are presented to those who have produced programs that achieve the very highest levels of excellence in production value and mes...

Leadership Training

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