Ryan Lisk

5 Things Successful Leaders Don’t Say

By Ryan Lisk, Success.com, February 2017

“I am the expert of my intention, but you are the expert of my impact.”

This popular leadership catch phrase is one of the reasons many leaders struggle today. How many times have you had a conversation with someone only to learn they interpreted your message differently than you intended? Or found they were hung up on one phrase or word, completely missing the point?

You Never Even Call Me by My Name

By Ryan Lisk

Yes, that’s a reference to the country song by David Allen Code from 1975.  

The customer service department for one of my clients had just completed a weeklong surprise audit by a federal agency, and passed it with flying colors. The happy COO of the company sent out an email to the entire 500-person organization:

TCL Video Series: Employee Development & Coaching with Ryan Lisk

As a leader, your job is to help others recognize their natural talents and develop those into strengths, while acknowledging and neutralizing their weaknesses. In this short video, TCL faculty member Ryan Lisk talks about where a person is today and where they want to be in the future.

TCL Video Series: Persuasion with Ryan Lisk

TCL faculty member Ryan Lisk talks about the importance of improving your ability of persuasion in a logical and reasonable manner.

TCL Video Series: Decision-Making with Ryan Lisk

Tomorrow’s leaders will have increased pressure to quickly make effective decisions in an increasingly ambiguous environment. You will need to learn the skills necessary to make difficult decisions in a timely manner, even under intense pressure. In this 2-minute video, Ryan Lisk discusses the importance of decision-making for a high-performing leader.

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