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Curing mid-level syndrome

While a promotion may be far off, it's likely that when it finally arrives it will be accompanied by increased responsibility. Many newly promoted managers wing it; they haven't given a lot of thought to what leadership means and how to effectively wield their new-found influence. This lack of forethought, combined with the intoxicating effect of power, can lead to downright disastrous results.

By Joe Frontiera and Dan Leidl | November 18, 2010; 12:32 PM ET | Comments (2)

Seven must-consider leadership events

With nearly 65 leadership events from New Dehli to Adelaide listed, determining what to attend is an overwhelming process. We've found seven this summer and fall we think you should consider.

By Joe Frontiera and Dan Leidl | May 18, 2010; 06:20 AM ET | Comments (1)

Upcoming Leadership Events

Whether you want to mix it up with CEOs and world leaders in Manhattan, work on your leadership philosophy in Washington D.C. or be inspired by the Velvet Revolution, there is a leadership event for you.

By Andrea Useem | July 27, 2009; 11:35 AM ET | Comments (4)

Body Language: Mastering the Silent Language of Leadership

Leaders who want to be perceived as credible and forthright have to think "outside the speech" and recognize the make-or-break importance of nonverbal communication.

By Carol Kinsey Goman | July 17, 2009; 10:53 AM ET | Comments (4)

Fighting, Singing, Connecting: Four Dynamic Ways to Teach Leadership

Battlefield visits, acapella songs and uncomfortable questions are just some of the ways leadership teachers bring the topic to life, as a recent Harvard Business School conference demonstrated.

By Andrea Useem | June 12, 2009; 02:45 PM ET | Comments (1)

Becoming a Leader On the Job (Search)

As a graduating college senior, I am living through an incredibly stressful job search -- which may actually be teaching me some valuable leadership lessons, perhaps more than any entry-level, "real" job ever could.

By MJ Lee | April 8, 2009; 11:23 AM ET | Comments (11)

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