Accelerate your own leadership development!
We know that self-directed learning is a powerful motivator. Here are many ideas you can explore as you “unleash the leader within.”
Your Leadership Practices Inventory report gives you feedback on how others see you engaged in the 30 behaviors of leading. That’s a lot to pay attention to! Use this activity to help you focus on improving just a few of your lowest-scoring behaviors
Model The Way
Use this unusual activity to express your view of leadership.
Express your fundamental beliefs about leading others.
Knowing your values is important, but intentionally acting on them is essential.
Inspire a Shared Vision
Use this activity as one more way of planning your leadership development.
Track information about trends in your industry and share this information upward.
Give your own feedback on how you’re keeping others apprised on your image of the future.
Search the web for the outside perception on Washington state government and discover new ways to monitor trends as well as share what you have learned.
Look inward at how you use inspiring and passionate words when you speak about the vision of Washington state.
Challenge The Process
Seek out a challenging opportunity that tests your skill and ability
Challenge yourself by identifying immediate development goals
Search outside the formal boundaries of your organization
Define why innovation and creative thinking are important
Encourage The Heart
Clarify the value that are important to you.
Discover someone who deserves recognition.
Explore ways to personalize recognition.