Leadership Development by Aaron Shapiro

You can Probably Relate to These Leadership Challenges

“Attention in the gate area, attention in the gate area: Flight 208 scheduled to depart at 4:30 p.m. from Gate 32 for Los Angeles will now...

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November 30, 2022

How One New Leader Effectively Leveraged Her Assimilation Process

A Case Study for New Leader Assimilation

Leadership transitions today are commonplace with resignations at an all-time high, and continued market disruptions causing significant restructuring to a...

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September 14, 2022

Team Effectiveness

10 Characteristics for Assessing Team Effectiveness

What are the Characteristics of an Effective Team?

Increasingly, organizations are realizing the key to their success lies in building high-performing teams. Research proves that effective teams,...

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August 31, 2022

Team Effectiveness

Organizational Success: It’s a Team Effort

6 Ways to Build a Better Team

To be a strong manager in today’s environment, you need to be good at leading teams. Even if you’re great at developing one-on-one relationships with team members and...

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August 17, 2022

Team Effectiveness

5 Steps for New Leader Assimilation to Gain Momentum and Sustain Progress

New Leader Assimilation Sets Teams Up For Success

Now more than ever, resignations, restructuring, and economic uncertainty are causing shifts in teams and their leaders. Our clients are reporting...

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August 10, 2022

Team Effectiveness

5 Steps to Building Effective Teams

What Steps Can You Take to Create a High-Performing Team?

In today’s business environment, organizations are flatter and the nature of our work is more complex and often global in scope. Meeting the...

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July 13, 2022

Team Effectiveness

What Participants Really Want to Know About Psychological Safety

What We’ve Learned from The Participant Experience

Psychological safety is a hot topic, and it is quickly gaining importance as a much-needed component of training in organizations. At FlashPoint,...

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June 22, 2022

Team Effectiveness

Is Teamwork a Part of Your Team's Work?

5 Questions to Help Your Leaders Define Teamwork

Imagine you’re sitting at table with your team and you ask them to independently come up with one word for what teamwork means to them. Chances are,...

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April 06, 2022

Team Effectiveness

The Power and Value of Curiosity

Take Time to Cultivate and Practice Curiosity

If you study leadership, you know the value of curiosity. The business case is clear: curiosity helps us adapt to uncertainty, think more deeply and...

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March 23, 2022

Team Effectiveness

Development Areas for Managers: Strategic Execution

Include Strategic Implementation Skills in Manager Development

Being strategicin our thinking, planning and executionis what makes the difference between someone who manages to the status quo and...

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January 19, 2022

Team Effectiveness

Development Areas for Managers: Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning Skills Allow Managers to be More Effective

While historically, strategic planning happened at senior levels of the organization, with the advent of flatter organizations and the...

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January 12, 2022

Team Effectiveness