Leadership Development Blog

Leadership Development Blog

Welcome to the Blackhawk Leadership Development Blog, the musings of Blackhawk Consulting Group, LLC, a leadership development firm focused on managers who want to build teams, lead more effectively, and achieve superior results … all with less stress. The...
Leadership Traits

Leadership Traits

Leadership Traits: Authority vs. Responsibility Those who exercise quality leadership traits make the difference between someone you gladly follow and another to whom you must report. How do you feel when you have little decision-making authority, but all of the...
Connecting with Different Leadership Styles

Connecting with Different Leadership Styles

One of the key qualities of a good leader is to understand leadership styles and know when to change. Each of us has our own unique strengths and weaknesses; sometimes, we need more direction, other times, less. Leadership Styles Situational leadership involves being...

Decision Making Style

Your decision making style is a function of your experiences, perceptions, and thinking habits, combined with your level of focus in the three dimensions of thought, that is, whether you lead with your head, heart, or hand. In my article on employee motivators, I...

Management Style

Management vs Leadership What is the your management style? Is there a distinction between management style and leadership style? Are the leadership characteristics different? How will subtle differences between the two can affect your business? Definitions One...