Behavioral Scale Deep Dive: High Exhibition

Are you someone who likes to be center stage? Does attention from other people give you energy? If so, you may be a high scorer in exhibition. Let’s take a look at the behavioral traits of someone with a high score in exhibition and what you can do to best encourage their growth.

Behavioral Scale Deep Dive: Low Exhibition

Are you someone who likes to take the back seat and not be the center of attention? Does speaking up and giving your opinion in a meeting make you anxious? If so, you may be a low scorer in exhibition. Let’s take a look at the behavioral traits of someone with a low score in exhibition and what you can do to best encourage their growth.

Five Essential Soft Skills to Become a Better Leader

One of the most rewarding and challenging things about being a leader is the diverse set of skills it requires. You need technical skills and expertise in your field, management skills, planning skills, and the list goes on. However, one set of skills that sometimes falls by the wayside but that’s essential to being an effective leader is soft skills.

The Importance of Emotional Intelligence in Leadership

Although technical skills, drive and experience are all important traits of leaders, they only get you so far in the game. In order to most effectively lead and develop your people, you need another set of skills we believe to be essential to leadership success: Emotional Intelligence.

The Importance of Self-Care for Leaders

As a leader, it’s easy to think that 15 hour work days are the key to success. However, if you are able to dedicate more time to take care of yourself and chill out, you’ll be more centered and better equipped to lead your people effectively.

Leadership Essentials: Lesson 2

In the second lesson of the Leadership Essentials series, Rick explores the importance of relaxation as a leader and the many benefits it can bring.

15 Quotes about the Importance of Integrity as a Leader

In this post, we talk about the importance of integrity as a leader and give you 15 quotes from great thinkers, artists and entrepreneurs to get you thinking about the concept in a new light.

Leadership Essentials: Lesson 1

Rick begins a 10-part series on Leadership Essentials that focuses on the core attributes of a leader. In this introductory lesson, he explores the importance of “doing what you say you’re going to do.”

The Inaugural BE Coaching Certification Retreat

A few short weeks ago, Behavioral Essentials hosted our first Coaching Certification Retreat in the beautiful Jemez Mountains in New Mexico. Curious what this looked like and want to hear from some of the participants? Read more!

How to Manage Highly Dominant Employees

If dominance isn’t one of your key behavioral attributes, confronting a highly dominant employee or coworker can be a scary and intimidating thing, but it is an essential skill to have as a leader. Once you become aware of how they think and realize that dominance isn’t a scary thing to them, you can learn to assert yourself and, consequently, grow yourself and your team.