The Leading Edge Podcast: Act Decisively – Leader Clarity in the Covid-19 Crisis
In this episode, Travis Nipper, is joined by Diane Egbers, CEO and Founder of Leadership Excelleration and co-author of The Ascending Leader, to discuss how to act decisively in this uncertain time. Diane touches on agile leadership and details both the upside of taking action and the risks of inaction to your leadership credibility as your team faces the upheaval of the crisis.
Diane shares thoughts from author Bob Johansen (Full Spectrum Thinking) and talks about the risks we will take on heading back to work and our effort to be productive. The purpose of the series is to help leaders during chaotic change. Diane recaps the series to prepare us to talk about Act Decisively. (1:15)
Diane shows us why acting decisively is important now with a telling quote from the late, great Margaret Thatcher. She shares the options our leaders can use in this unprecedented time. (2:59)
What is the absolute worst thing you can do right now? (4:05)
What are the upsides you will find as a leader in taking decisive action? (5:33)
Diane Egbers, CEO/Founder, Leadership Excelleration
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