As a Leader - Are You Playing at the Top of Your Game?

July 31, 2017
Hosted by Bernard E. Robinson

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Episode Description

If leadership is a performing art, and it is, then leader’s need not only know what leadership is, but know how to be really good at it. As a leader is it challenging to be at the top of your game every day because there are challenges that leaders cannot predict or know are coming and that can compromise the leader’s effectiveness and even catapult into a spiral that leads them to operate at a level below their best. Your host, Bernard E. Robinson, will lead a discussion that examines the role and challenges associated with the management of ego and competence. Join him in discussing ways of managing your performance as a leader wishing to play at the top of their game. As Bernard suggests, if you’re going to be in the game and be leader of it, you might as well play at the top of yours. Examine what is the Circle of Competence and the process of defining your own? Tune in to find out the steps involved in being unconsciously competent leader.

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Bernard E. Robinson

Bernard E. Robinson

After more than 30 years training more than 29,000 business and industry employees, supervisors, managers and executives at all organizational levels, I have perfected the consulting skills required and utilized the expertise and experience needed to provide solutions to my clients. This has included a wide array of projects, products and services that enabled them to improve their organizational and operational performance. As President of the Institute for Human Development for more than 29 years, I have used my performance improvement consulting skills to amass a wealth of practical knowledge about the topic of performance, in general, and leadership in particular. In addition to being an expert trainer and group facilitator, I am a leadership and business development expert and coach.

I am the author of “The Skills of an Effective Leader: Becoming a Leader Others Want to Follow,” and a member of the Institute of Management Consultants, and have earned certification as a Certified Management Consultant. I am a member of the Mentors Guild, which is a group for seasoned business experts, advisors and management consultants. The Institute was selected as one of the recipients of the 2010 Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Awards in September 2010, an award that honors outstanding women and minority business owners in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware and the District of Columbia. The Institute was selected out of nearly 5,000 applicants.

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