5 Effective Leadership Attributes

In this year-end podcast series,  Pamela Coleman-Davis, a Certified Career Coach and The Modern Leadership Design program developer, joins Leslie Ferry. And they explore 5 attributes of effective leadership.

In this first episode, they start by defining the broader definition of leadership, which encompasses those who want to take ownership of their career, so a self-leader, to those who wish to demonstrate leadership before getting the title, to those leading others.

They then move into the first attribute – Influences Others to Gain Cooperation.

For each attribute, Pam explains

  • What each means
  • Why it is important
  • Actions to take to strengthen them
  • And knowing if you are doing it correctly

In this episode, Leslie Ferry and Pamela Coleman-Davis discuss the 2nd of 5 effective leadership attributes: Activates System 2 Critical Thinking for Problem-Solving.

In this episode, Leslie Ferry and Pamela Coleman-Davis discuss the 3rd of 5 effective leadership attributes: Over-Communicates to Avoid Ambiguity.

In this episode, Leslie Ferry and Pamela Coleman-Davis discuss the 4th of 5 effective leadership attributes: Proactively Creates Culture.

In the 5th and final episode, Leslie Ferry and Pamela Coleman-Davis discuss the leadership attribute: Empowers Others Through Continuous Learning.

In their wrap-up of the series, they share how these five attributes contribute to a leader’s trustworthiness.