active CEO Podcast 131 Influence Collaborative Leadership

active CEO Podcast #131 Influence COLLABORATIVE Leadership

active CEO Podcast 131 Influence Collaborative Leadership

Influence Collaborative Leadership

How to provide a collaborative LEADERSHIP style through consistent influence & direction.

What is collaborative leadership? It is all about how people interact across functional and organizational boundaries.

It requires cognitive diversity as collaborative leadership will not be successful if you are collaborating with a team of individuals that think the same, have similar backgrounds and experience, or even occupy the same hierarchical positions.

Collaborative leadership is a powerful way to inspire creativity and innovation, which requires divergent thinking and conversations.

Trust, reliability, integrity and honesty is so important for collaborative teams as it isn’t just about people working together.

It is important to create a psychological safe space were people feel secure, valued and trusted.

As a leader your role is a connector who has the ability to link people, divergent ideas and resources that wouldn’t normally converge with one another. Connectors are critical to collaboration.

To be a collaborative leader, there are 7 qualities to be prepared for:

  1. take risks
  2. be an active listener
  3. show passion for what you do
  4. have an optimistic mindset
  5. simplify for your people
  6. actively manage tension and strong personalities
  7. have the confidence to share credit

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Check out the newly Breaking The CEO Code whitepaper. It provides an overview of Breaking The CEO Code and showcases the 6 key phases. We also go a little deeper into the 2nd phase PERFORMANCE, where we discuss the 3 P’s of the Leadership Performance Formula.

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active CEO Podcast 129 Craig Johns Establish Diverse Professional Relationships

active CEO Podcast #129 Establish Diverse Professional Relationships

active CEO Podcast 129 Craig Johns Establish Diverse Professional Relationships

Establish diverse professional RELATIONSHIPS that are supportive, enjoyable & dependable.

Diversity in leadership and teams is most spoken about as of gender or race. I believe that the some of the most profound diversity we experience in life is related to the diversity of thought. This allows the greatest opportunity for innovation and high performing teams to occur.

Establish diverse professional relationships is all about creating an environment that encourages diversity of thought, diversity of perspective, diversity of opinion.

To create a diversity of thought you need to surround yourself with people who have diverse experiences. Differences in learning styles, industries, race, gender, socioeconomic backgrounds and influences. None of the differences are more potent than the other. It is the collective diversity that matters.

By bringing together people who come from different perspectives at the table, the solutions that we bring to our clients, the way we interact, and the relationships we build with our clients and ourselves are going to distinguish ourselves from our competitors. 

It is important that you create an environment were people maintain their individuality, rather than groupthink, which can occur when we surround ourselves with like minded people. You want people who look through different lenses, listen through different ears and speak with different voices.

3 Areas of diversity that provide greater organizational performance:

  1. Intentional recruitment of diverse employees;
  2. Develop diverse integrative programs rather than diversity programs; and
  3. Create an environment where diversity of thought, perspective and opinion is rewarded.

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active CEO Podcast Donna-Leigh Perfect Double Dose Of Dopamine

Double Dose Of Dopamine

On this episode of the active CEO Podcast, Craig Johns speaks with Donna-Leigh Perfect about the double dose of dopamine, PEACE tools, lifting your mindset through physical exercise, and The Resilient Rockstar show.

We also speak about winning the Golden Shares Award, having a passion to curb childhood obesity, DREAMGUARDS program and how she overcame seeing her mother being murdered.

Donna-Leigh Perfect – Double Dose Of Dopamine

Donna-Leigh Perfect is an entertainer, international speaker, author and resilience expect who is changing lives after overcoming an abusive childhood where she lived in 13 foster homes and went to 13 schools. She is an Inspiring, Vibrant, Energetic and Life-Changing speaker who is the founder of happy home-workouts.

Her education includes a Diploma in Sales management and Marketing from the Auckland University of Technology in New Zealand, a certificate 4 in Personal Training and is currently completing an NLP /Time Line Therapy course eat Minds Tomorrow. She is passionate about curbing domestic violence, through her P.E.A.C.E tools, which transform lives daily through her Resilient Rockstar live stage show and Resilient P.E.A.C.E Program, As a Lifeline Suicide Prevention Counselor and expert on Resilience.

Donna-Leigh talks about:

  • Double dose of dopamine.
  • Take life a little less seriously.
  • The Resilient Rockstar Show.
  • Lifting your mindset through physical exercise.
  • Happy home workouts on YouTube at the beginning of COVID-19.
  • Reading children’s stories with rescue dog Rocky Rockstar.
  • Watched her mum being murdered by her father.
  • Having no stability with 14 foster homes and schools.
  • Becoming a lifeline counsellor volunteer.
  • Setting up an Australian textile company from scratch to a million dollar turnover.
  • Becoming a personal trainer because she loves fitness.
  • Dream Guards Perfect P.E.A.C.E Program.
  • Escape the situation and trust your instincts.Living a real life of passion and purpose.
  • Being your quirky, friendly vulnerable self.

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