Willow Creek Association UK & Ireland

WCA UK & Ireland

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GLS | Question of the Week

Leaders must adjust to maximise performance, and goal setting is a key component. Where does your team fall on the goal setting spectrum? —Question from The Lenses of Leadership session by Bill Hybels, GLS 2016 Process Tools  

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How to Drive Performance and Engagement – Marcus Buckingham

Every single organisation is searching for ways to increase performance and engagement—ideally without blowing up the company and starting from scratch. But how can you do it? We know the answer. But it’s easy to overlook, because we expect the solution to such a crucial problem to be complex, theoretical, difficult. Instead it’s deceptively simple. […]

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GLS | Question of the Week

List two or three behaviours you can begin to practice in order to model the culture you would like to see within your team and organisation. —Question from The Lenses of Leadership session by Bill Hybels, GLS 2016 Process Tools  

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Calling for Justice – Gary Haugen

While investigating the genocide in Rwanda for the United Nations in 1994, attorney Gary Haugen directed the exhumation of mass graves to collect evidence for the subsequent war-crimes tribunal. Then on loan from the Department of Justice, Haugen witnessed one of the 20th century’s bloodiest conflicts, and says he saw how evil triumphed when no one […]

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GLS | Question of the Week

The way we see things can be distorted by things like our upbringing. When it comes to the culture of your team and organisation, what distortions exist within your culture that you have become accustomed to? —Question from The Lenses of Leadership session by Bill Hybels, GLS 2016 Process Tools  

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10 Secrets to Running a Company Everyone Wants to Work For – Laszlo Bock

The 2017 Global Leadership Summit will feature a session with Laszlo Bock, who helps us understand Google’s innovative leadership culture. In the article below, Bock shares 10 Secrets to Running a Company Everyone Wants to Work For. Since joining Google as its senior vice president of People Operations in 2006, Laszlo Bock has seen the […]

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GLS | Question of the Week

It is your job to keep your passion bucket full. What three practices can you do in the next 30 days to increase the passion level of your team? —Question from The Lenses of Leadership session by Bill Hybels, GLS 2016 Process Tools  

GLS Speaker Spotlight - Angela Duckworth
What is Grit? – Angela Duckworth

In the past year, everyone has has been talking about grit. Last spring, Angela Duckworth released her long-awaited book Grit: The Power of Passion and Perserverence and it quickly became a staple on numerous Best Business Book lists. Based on a multi-year research project, she found grit to be the key component for success in […]

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GLS | Question of the Week

It is your job to keep your passion bucket full. What three practices can you do in the next 30 days to increase your level of passion? —Question from The Lenses of Leadership session by Bill Hybels, GLS 2016 Process Tools