I had the great pleasure of working on a project aimed at raising awareness and skills related to high performing team leadership. Many thanks to Sunil Vadlamani at ExecutiveAcceleration in India for making this happen, and to my design and delivery conspirator Nikhil Raval from Learn Wisely for bringing his expertise and camaraderie to the process.
Sometimes you need to give the participants a kick-in-the-pants exposure to all the wild and crazy innovations and trends that are happening in the world. This is typically an opener to a deeper conversation and guided exploration of what is going on in the world, and how that affects the industry in question, and the leaders / managers in the room.
Foundationally, our self-concept drives everything. Feeding our regard for others is how we see ourselves – positively, negatively or somewhere in between. I like to use JCA Global’s Emotional Intelligence Profile (EIP) to help leaders and their teams
It occurred to me some years ago that photo-sharing apps were gaining popularity, and that with the power of smart phones and increasingly powerful cameras, individuals had a new tool for capturing and sharing – and not just selfies 🙂