SAGE Video: Course Playlists - Leadership
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StylesMembers of the Brattleboro fire department discuss the autocratic leadership style needed for a team-based and emergency-response oriented service.Co-founders Alexa Modero and Brett D'Alessandro, and chief project officer Kara Desmet, discuss Backpacks for Life, a nonprofit serving veterans, and the type of leadership that drives its success.Bay Ridge Senior Center executive director, Todd W. Fliedner, and assistant director of operations, Bruno Bruzzese, discuss the challenges meet by their task-oriented leadership.
Theories and ModelsColonel Lucy Giles, president of the Army Officer Selection Board at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, discusses her leadership experiences in relation to Fiedler's contingency model.Fran Adams discusses Emmeline Pankhurst and the suffragette movement in context of "great man" theories of leadership.Dr. Heather Scott, PhD, Assistant Professor and Director of Leadership Studies at Kennesaw State University, discusses X and Y leadership theories, including benefits, shortcomings, recognizing, and evaluating their impact on motivation.James Gantt, mentorship coordinator at Reel Works, discusses his role in an after-school filmmaking program designed to prepare students and young adults for success in the workplace.
SkillsJustin Giddings, founder of Kickstarter Guy, a crowdfunding company for filmmakers and artists, discusses problem-solving and leadership.Margaret Pierre, director of High Trees Community Development Trust, discusses her experience in leadership designed to motivate and empower.Sarah Craig, of Caffe Lena, discusses her journey to the realization that leadership involves developing a strong team.Tim Tobin discusses the beneficial role of mentoring in leadership development, including formal and informal mentoring, and the role of the mentor and of the mentee.
Characteristics and TraitsManager George Turner discusses the rewards and challenges faced as a leader of Carney's Community, a community project that uses boxing training to work with at-risk individuals.Marcy Levy Shankman, leadership coach and strategist at the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, discusses the 5 ps of leadership and 19 capacities of emotional intelligent leadership.Nastaran Bisheban, VP of Global Technology Delivery at Rakuten Kobo, discusses leadership confidence, inspiring confidence in others, and shares advice for women in leadership.Mojdeh Rohani, executive director of De Novo, a nonprofit organization offering legal and counseling services to low income people, discusses how her inclusive leadership style promotes a healthy and productive environment for staff and clients.