How Good Managers Become Lousy Bosses

Why are there so many bad managers? It’s because organizations are designed to create bad managers.  Read my latest post over at About.com Management and Leadership to learn more.

How to Start a Manager Swap Program

One of the best ways to develop a broad and deep set of leadership competencies is to move around in a variety of challenging and diverse jobs. The most successful … Read more

50 Ways to Develop Leaders

I’ve been writing a series of posts over at About.com Management and Leadership covering use of the 9 box performance and potential matrix for succession planning and leadership development. The latest … Read more

All About the Performance and Potential Matrix

Regular Great Leadership readers are already familiar with the performance and potential matrix, otherwise known as the “9 box”. In case you’d a refresher, I’m writing a series of posts … Read more

A Succession Planning Template

Succession planning is critical in order to ensure the long-term success of any organization. See my latest post over at About.com Management and Leadership for a template that contains all … Read more