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Three Tools to Help You Become a More Effective Leader

Leadership Development


Invest in Leadership Development Programs – for Yourself and Your Team

Whether you have had prior experience in a leadership role or you are a new manager or leader, there’s always room to learn...

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5 Things We Learned About Leadership, Teams, and Coaching in 2018

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The FlashPoint team's leadership, team, and coaching lessons from 2018

2018 was another year full of lessons and change in the L&D field. We asked a few of...

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December 04, 2018

Team Effectiveness

Development Areas for Managers Part 4: Strategic Execution

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Developing strategic skills in managers must include strategic implementation

Being strategic – in our thinking, planning and execution – is what makes the...

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September 27, 2018

Team Effectiveness

To Increase New Leader Impact, Move from Onboarding to Assimilation [Checklist]

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Top Priorities for New Leader Assimilation Programs

In a 2017 research study*, HR executives reported that new leader onboarding programs did a good job with...

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September 13, 2018

Team Effectiveness

Should We Take an Upstream Approach to Employee Engagement?

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Upstream thinking encourages a holistic understanding of employee satisfaction

Recently while working with my team on a healthcare proposal, I was struck by the...

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August 23, 2018

Team Effectiveness

Development Areas for Managers Part 3: Strategic Planning

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Strategic planning skills allow managers to be more effective

While historically, strategic planning happened at senior levels of the organization, with...

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August 16, 2018

Team Effectiveness

The Impact of Company Culture On Employee Engagement

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As a summer intern at FlashPoint, a big portion of my onboarding process included sitting down with each team member to better get to know them and their role in...

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August 02, 2018

Team Effectiveness

Development Areas for Managers Part 2: Strategic Thinking

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managers drive sustainable success with strategic thinking

“With so many forces at work against making choices and tradeoffs in organizations, a clear...

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July 24, 2018

Team Effectiveness

The DiSC Profile, Explained: How Two Identical DiSC Styles Can be Unique

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A practical example of DiSC style analysis from the FlashPoint team

Everything DiSC® is a behavioral assessment highlighting your specific priorities,...

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June 19, 2018

Team Effectiveness

4 Steps to Improve Team Decision-Making

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Make better team Decisions Using The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership®

Every leader is faced with decisions. From small day-to-day decisions to larger...

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May 02, 2018

Team Effectiveness

5 Ways to Use a Retreat to Improve Teams

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Optimize your next team retreat by planning for results

Whether they are intact or remote, ineffective and inefficient teams are a common malady of companies...

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April 19, 2018

Team Effectiveness