Entries by Virginie Lemay-Vriesde

Diversity and inclusion: sexual orientation

Diversity and inclusion   When we talk about it, we often think about:    Men and women   Younger and older generations   People from different colors, cultures, countries or religion…   There is however another type of diversity:    Sexual orientation   Listen to the powerful speech Luxembourg’s Prime Minister, Xavier Bettel, did a […]

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How leaders deal with conflicts

As a leader, you will sometimes face challenges, conflicts or difficult situations with either your team members, senior leaders, peers, suppliers, customers etc.   A conflict often arises when your values, ideas, opinions and/or actions are not aligned with those of your counterpart OR when there is miscommunication between different parties.   There are 5 […]

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Leadership and time management

Time management is something we all struggle with.   When you’re in a leadership position, time management is very important. Nothing can substitute time. And the worst part is that once you’ve wasted that time, you can never regain it.    Leaders know that. Effective leaders use their time management skills to ensure that they […]

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True global leaders embrace diversity and include everybody

True global leaders embrace diversity and include everybody. They never assume they already have all the answers.  Global leaders keep and open mind. They value diversity and include everybody.   They know that having a diverse team can be challenging. However, they accept and respect everyone. No matter where they come from, their nationality, religion, sex, […]

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Leaders are confident

In my previous 2 posts, I shared a few characteristics of great leaders.   One other important thing they all have in common is confidence.   To be a great leader you need to be confident in your actions AND in your message.  What do leaders do? Well…   Great leaders lead by example. They […]

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Most important characteristic of great leaders

My previous post on Leadership as part of the #10Tips10Days challenge went over some of the characteristics of great leaders (https://lnkd.in/g8DrQgi) One thing I did not mention, and to me the most important characteristic for leaders, is emotional intelligence (#Tip2) Watch my video to find out about what emotional intelligent leaders do! 😉 👉 Contact […]