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#SWC29: How to Plan for Plan B

What happens when things don’t go as planned? If there’s one thing you can always count on, is things not going as you’ve counted on them to be! So what do you do when there are conflicts and crisis? Problems and Perils? Do you have a Plan B in place? …

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#SWC28 : How to be a great leader, in a nutshell

Last week I mentioned two leadership styles: Transformational and Transactional, but there are many different ways to define leadership personalities. There is the definition by Lewin, which includes: Autocratic, Democratic and Laissez-faire. There is the Blake-Mouton Managerial Grid (See on Amazon), which mixes a people-oriented style with a task-oriented style, …

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099: Jewish Fiction Author Dr. Nora Gold

Dr. Nora Gold is not afraid of writing about anti-Israelism on campus, a very sensitive subject which she wrote about in her novel entitled “Fields of Exile”. Dr. Gold also wrote “Marrow and Other Stories” which was praised by Alice Munro, and her latest novel is “The Dead Man”, which …

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#SWC27: Transformational Leadership vs Transactional Leadership Styles

In this 5-minute podcast episode, Edie Berg talks about two different leadership styles: Transformational Leadership and Transactional Leadership, and how entrepreneurs starting small business will be better off when adopting the Transformational Leadership style. Resources used for this episode: http://online.stu.edu/transformational-leadership/ https://www.mindtools.com/community/pages/article/transformational-leadership.php https://www.mindtools.com/community/pages/article/transformational-leadership-infographic.php https://hbr.org/2017/05/what-the-best-transformational-leaders-do