Business Leadership and the Words We Choose
Words can change relationships. Words can be used to create a shared future within the organization. The words we choose as business people are an important representation of our leadership.
Focusing on Organizational Success
Here is a very nice SunMicrosystems report about how a leader’s language helps and hinders organizational success.
Notes on the Role of Leadership and Language in Regenerating Organizations at pangera.com
Focusing on the Positive and Inclusive
How is the outcome different when we say “but” compared to when we say “and?”
The Language of Leadership: The Power of “And” preilly.wordpress.com
Adapting to Shifting Cultural Norms and Terminology
The New Language of Leadership by Neil Cassie at management-issues.com
Seeing Organizations as Systems
Systems Thinking as a Language AppliedSystemsThinking.com
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Linda a great post reminding us that all business is a conversation and the speaking and listening in those conversations are essential to creating the desired relationships. Choosing our words wisely can make our success.