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Strengthen Your Ability to Influence Others - Center for Creative Leadership
4 Keys to Strengthen Your Ability to Influence Others

The ability to influence others is the fundamental skill that leaders must master in order to be effective. Here are the 4 core influencing skills.

4 Things You Need to Start Working for Yourself
4 Things You Need to Start Working for Yourself

There’s a lot to think about before you start working for yourself. If you’re considering making the leap into consulting or freelancing, here are 4 factors to consider for successful self-employment.

6 Aspects of Political Skill - Center for Creative Leadership
6 Aspects of Political Skill

Some dislike organizational politics, while others see it as a necessary evil. Learn what you need to be politically savvy and why political skill matters to your effectiveness as a leader.

Coca Cola Scholars Foundation
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholar Coaching Initiative

Download this case study to learn how CCL partnered with the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation to develop a unique coaching solution.

Do You Struggle With Building a Network? 5 Networking Tips for Women
Do You Struggle With Building a Network? 5 Networking Tips for Women

Don’t leave your network to chance. These 4 networking tips for women will help you build a network that will enhance your leadership skills and advance your career.

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Foundation for Jewish Camp Launches the Executive Leadership Institute

Learn how a national advocacy group invested in a high-caliber leadership program to further develop summer camp programs, and their leadership, as an extended community for Jewish youth.

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Honing Leadership Skills for High-Potential Leaders of Color

Learn how CCL partnered with a leading pharma company to develop an EDI initiative to prepare high-potential leaders of color for senior positions.

How to Become a CEO: Keys to Reaching the C-Suite
How to Become a CEO: Keys to Reaching the C-Suite

If your goal is reaching the C-suite or becoming a CEO, find out first if you have the 4 key readiness components that it takes to prepare for the role and be successful.

How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome - Center for Creative Leadership
How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome

Beat self-doubt, overcome impostor syndrome, and stop feeling inadequate with our tips to help you recognize your own strengths and be more effective.

Motherhood & Leadership: How to Power Down Without Opting Out
Motherhood & Leadership: How to Power Down Without Opting Out

For many working mothers, achieving work-life balance feels impossible. Instead of opting out of your career entirely, consider “powering down” to balance motherhood and leadership.

Network Perspective and Leadership: Are You Connected? Networks and Leadership
Network Perspective and Leadership: Are You Connected?

Having a network perspective will enable you to be a more effective leader. And strong networks and leadership can strengthen your entire organization, too. Discover how to build a network perspective.

The Top 6 Rules of Leadership Networking
The Top 6 Rules of Leadership Networking

Leadership networking is about developing your networks in a way that builds relationships and strengthens alliances to help meet your organization’s goals. Discover the 6 rules of leadership networking.

Women Leaders and Luck
Women Leaders and Luck

Our analysis of leadership development interviews found that women leaders are almost as likely to chalk up their successes to “luck” as they are to say that they worked hard for them. Here’s how to change the way you think and reframe your leadership narrative.

Women Need a Network of Champions - Mentorship and Sponsorship in the Workplace
Women Need a Network of Champions

Mentoring and sponsoring are important — particularly for women as they advance in their careers. To advance, women need a network of champions to guide them. Learn why mentoring and sponsoring are important.

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