Do you struggle to be seen, heard and noticed as a leader in your niche market or industry?
Are you tired of being constantly overlooked for leadership roles that you know you are more than capable of achieving and more than qualified for?
It can be easy to feel stuck in your business or career when you’ve spent years working hard to become highly qualified and an expert in your field, but you just aren’t being recognised or noticed as a leader in your industry. You can become disillusioned and frustrated because you feel like you’re doing everything you can to be noticed by the right people, but you’re just not achieving the greater success you desire.
The first thing to realise is leadership today is not about your title or position; it is about how you positively influence others and inspire them to be their best. Great leadership starts with you! It is a mindset and belief that you can become the leader you want to be. One that is confident to go above and beyond, is decisive, passionate about what you do and motivated from within to achieve success. You must claim leadership for yourself and empower others to live and lead their full potential too.
And here’s how it starts…
1. Decide to GET OVER IT! (Your fears and frustrations!)
2. And then… decide to GET SMART about it! Design your unique leadership style and pathway to success!
Make a conscious decision to shift and disrupt your status quo! Create clear strategies to re-FOCUS… and decide right here and now to take control of your own leadership development.
The shift happened for me with shaping my personal brand and leadership capabilities in a deliberate and strategic way. In a way that fully honoured and valued who I was (my journey and story), l who I am (what I stand for) and who I want to be! (my professional leadership goals and my vision for success)
And that’s when the magic happened!
As my confidence grew in my value to better honour myself and help others, those around me started to better value and honour me too! By taking control of my personal brand, in the process, I stepped into my full personal and professional power as a leader. And the best part is, my courage grew, I felt more enlightened and empowered to reach higher and set bigger more challenging career and life goals.
So, the first step greater recognition as a leader and success in your life and business is to nurture a ‘growth and success mindset’. It is the secret of every great leader and YOU are no different!
Design solid leadership strategies to elevate your confidence, leadership, brand and executive presence so you aren’t holding yourself back or continually being overlooked again and again.
In this week’s video, I share my top tips for Crafting A Powerful Leadership Style That Gets You Noticed + Get your Free workbook to help you be recognised as the leader you want to be.
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STEP 1: GET CLEAR ON YOUR LEADERSHIP GOALS.
‘Leadership’ is the keyword for any woman who dreams of taking their career to the next level. There are no 2 ways around it. And, today’s hyper- competitive world certainly favours women who live and lead with confidence, energy and presence.
STEP 2: IDENTIFY YOUR LEADERSHIP STYLE
Your leadership style and presence have a lot to do with how others perceive you and how you perceive yourself! So, it is super important to be deeply connected and clear on what type of leader you want to be and then align it with your leadership goals.
STEP 3: ALIGN WITH LEADERS & INFLUENCERS IN YOUR MARKET
If You want to be a relevant and connected leader then know your market, what’s happening now and what’s happening next.
STEP 4: CRAFT YOUR LEADERSHIP VOICE
Every word has an impact and can make a difference! Language is a conscious choice and can elevate how people perceive you as a leader.
STEP 5: CRAFT YOUR THOUGHT LEADERSHIP SNAPSHOTS
The fastest way to craft your authority and leadership is to have the courage to publish, post and share your own thought leadership and ideas.
STEP 6: BE STRATEGIC AND GET A PLAN!
Bring it all together to harness your personal and professional power, shape your brand and leadership capabilities and design a clear action plan to become the confident and empowered leader, you want to be!