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Top 5 Desirable Skills for the C-Suite

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Mar 30, 2017 4:58:24 PM

According to the Harvard Business Review, some of the latest trends among executive leadership are increased technical skills and decreased “star culture.” The days of closed-door execs are gone – today’s leaders need to be transparent and team-oriented.

HBR noted seven desirable skills you need to thrive in the c-suite. Here are the top five:

1. Leadership

This one goes unsaid, considering that the c-suite suite is the rudder of the organization. Specific “types” of leadership can vary depending on the industry, but here are a few notable traits:

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Topics: Leadership

6 Ways to Identify A Great Leader

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Mar 30, 2017 3:14:44 PM

Think you know what it takes to be an effective leader in today's economy? The secret to great leadership is not just possessing certain skills, but excelling at them far above the rest of the workforce. Here they are:

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Topics: Leadership