Have You Checked Your Compass Lately?

In honor of Compass Consulting’s 5-year anniversary and launch of our new website, we’ve compiled facts about Compass Consulting, celebrating five years of helping global business leaders thrive, and quick facts about the Compass, first used more than 2,000 years ago. Setting Direction in Global Leadership Development You’ll soon see why, five years ago, I…

Global Business Knowledge

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Based on our experience in global leadership development, Compass includes strong “global business knowledge” on its list of key attributes of successful global leaders. In the rapidly changing worldwide marketplace, business leaders need to expand their business knowledge to global markets, keeping a firm grasp on worldwide economic forces and trends in addition to the specifics of their…

To Be a Successful Global Business Leader, First Know Thyself

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Develop Strong Global Leadership by Knowing Who You Are As a global business leader, knowing who you are and what makes you tick is a fundamental building block for effective interactions with others. At Compass Consulting, we refer to this key leadership attribute as Consciousness, and believe that it is achieved through Self-awareness and Self-directedness.…

6 Critical Skills for Successful Global Business Leaders

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And How to Cultivate Them in Yourself and Your High Potential Employees The first in a series of blogs on critical skills of successful global business leaders. Future blogs will delve into each attribute, providing real-world examples and ways to cultivate these skills in yourself and your high potential employees.  After four years and more…

Six Questions Every Leader Must Ask to Grow

This month’s contribution comes from member coach John Lazar. He shares the article “Six Questions Every Leader Must Ask to Grow” by Patricia Sellers. From the article: • What is our higher ideal, our raison d’être? • Are we living up to our founding ideal? • Is how we work–our culture–coherent with our ideal? •…