www.gurteen.com

Document

Conversational Leadership

 



Categories

Conversation; Dialogue; Knowledge Cafe; Leadership

Conversational Leadership is a style of working where you understand the transformative power of conversation and take a conversational approach to the way that you connect, relate, learn and work with other people.
As a Conversational Leader you:
  1. Adopt conversational behaviours in your everyday work. In particular, connecting people and turning one way communication into two way conversations.
  2. Become a conversational catalyst and purposefully nurture and stimulate the natural conversations that take place in your organization.
  3. Encourage and help others to adopt the practices of conversational leadership.
  4. Practice conversational methods such as peer assists, after action reviews and knowledge cafés.
  5. Take on the role of conversational architect - identify the strategic conversations that need to take place in your organization; the questions to trigger them and design the processes to convene and host them.
  6. Build communityship. Communityship is the process of social influence in which everyone in an organization exercises leadership; works together to increase engagement and helps build a strong social fabric to achieve their common goals.
Conversational leaders act as champions and role models - they give the signal that conversations are good and valuable and not a waste of time.

If you would like to learn a little more about Conversational Leadership then take a look at this blog post Conversational Leadership at the Gurteen Knowledge Cafe or get in touch with me and I can let you have more information.



The Gurteen Knowledge Search Engine is a customised Google search engine that searches over 800 KM related websites and weblogs.

David Gurteen



Follow me on Twitter



I help people to share their knowledge; to learn from each other; to innovate and to work together effectively to make a difference!

Services I offer
How to contact me

My Blog

Gurteen Knowledge Community
The Gurteen Knowledge Community
The Gurteen Knowledge Community is a global learning community of over 21,000 people in 160 countries across the world.

The community is for people who are committed to making a difference: people who wish to share and learn from each other and who strive to see the world differently, think differently and act differently.

Membership of the Gurteen Knowledge Community is free.
Knowledge Community



     

home
back
contact
request help
visitor book
Thursday 17 August 2017
10:29 AM GDT