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The Unilever Effective Leadership The How 2012



This presentation looks at authentic leadership concepts and tools for effective communications.

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  • 1. the HOW? of leadershipMaking a world of difference in challenging times Colombo 29 August 2012 Asia Nutrition Team
  • 2. “There’s no learning in the comfort zone and no comfort in the learning zone”
  • 3. Being BeingInfluential Intentional effective leadership & communications Making a world of difference in challenging timesBeing BeingInspirational Insightful
  • 4. being insightfulPresent Situation Desired State
  • 5. gap analysisPathway to Desired State What stops you?
  • 6. my leadership challenges 2012 Key challenges What’s worked What needs help... stretching the comfort zone ....
  • 7. review key concepts Singapore 2011
  • 8. the What? of leadership Standards of Leadership Consumer & Accountability BuildingGrowth Bias for Customer & Talent &mindset Action Focus Responsibility Teams
  • 9. leadership concepts Why Should Anyone Be Led By YOU?What it takes to be an authentic leader
  • 10. concept #1 Be an authentic chameleon
  • 11. Be YOURSELF more… “Be Me” WITH SKILL
  • 12. Engage your strengths andExpress your Best partner to your weaknesses
  • 13. concept #1 Be an authentic chameleon
  • 14. concept #2 Effective leadership EXCITES people to EXCEPTIONAL PERFORMANCE
  • 15. The Golden Circle WHY? HOW? WHAT?
  • 16. Why do I want to lead?
  • 17. PassIon1. What do I lag in? 2. How can I lead it? 3. Why do I want to lead it? 4. What if I do not lead it?
  • 18. concept #2 Effective leadership EXCITES people to EXCEPTIONAL PERFORMANCE
  • 19. concept #3 authentic leadership is ...Non-hierarchical Contextual Relational Position / title does not Situational sensing make a leader Action consistent Constant cultivation across roles Develop networks
  • 20. come in early as a partnerLEARNING TO LEAD ...not late as a judge
  • 21. learning & leadership stylesWhat if? How? What? Why?
  • 22. concept #4 the followers’ needs Excitement Authenticity The need for passionCommunity The need to be real SignificanceThe need to build it The need for meaning
  • 23. review key toolsSingapore 2011
  • 24. Tool #1 Making Your… Community Authenticity Significance Excitement
  • 25. Tool #2 RAPPORT pace, pace, pace ....... and lead
  • 26. Tool #3 Common Ground Clarify Benefits Pace Out Objections Link to Message framing
  • 27. Tool #5 Excellent Develop Ideas Time Frame
  • 28. review key toolsapplication @ work
  • 29. Tool #4 stoRy selling Inspire with full technicolour, soundtrack, emotions......
  • 30. adding to the tool kit application @ work
  • 31. time management
  • 32. confrontation how to handle strong personalities
  • 33. coaching skills
  • 34. Marshmallow Challenge TED 2010
  • 35. “Go to the people. Live with them. Learn from them. Love them.Start with what they know. Build with what they have.But with the best leaders, when the work is done, the task accomplished, the people willsay "We have done this ourselves".” Lao Tzu, Chinese Taoist Philosopher, 600 BC-531 BC
  • 36. Tool #5 Excellent Develop Ideas Time Frame
  • 37. START CONTINUE STOPpeRsonal leaRning jouRnal key insights
  • 38. my next steps What do I commit to?
  • 39. Somebody That I Used to Know - Walk off the Earth
  • 40.
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