Leadership styles: Which one is right for you?
Leadership styles: Which one is right for you?
September 28, 2022 at 10:53 AM

There’s no “right” type of leader. But honestly speaking, there might be a few wrong types. At Lead Belay, we’re about h...

Authenticity in tough times
Authenticity in tough times
September 2, 2022 at 12:08 PM

The word authenticity is used so often these days; it almost seems like a fad. Will it eventually fall by the wayside? D...

Managing Anxiety and Stress as a Leader
Managing Anxiety and Stress as a Leader
August 10, 2022 at 10:23 AM

So much has been written about stress and anxiety, and how to manage it — in your everyday life and the workplace. And t...

Confident vulnerability as a manager
Confident vulnerability as a manager
August 10, 2022 at 9:13 AM

Showing authentic vulnerability is confident leadership. That statement sure sounds like a paradox. Especially when you ...

The answer to imposter syndrome
The answer to imposter syndrome
August 5, 2022 at 9:16 AM

Right now, my imposter syndrome is writing about imposter syndrome. Sitting down to write this is not the first time I’v...

How to create a well-aligned team
How to create a well-aligned team
July 28, 2022 at 9:50 AM

Creating a well-aligned team does more than just make people feel rewarded and proud; it also allows people to use their...

Perfectionism & Micromanagement: A Self-Reflection
Perfectionism & Micromanagement: A Self-Reflection
July 6, 2022 at 2:13 PM

  Perfectionism and micromanagement. You’re probably familiar with both words, but maybe not in the same context. They h...

Redefining online leadership development with Christopher Lind
Redefining online leadership development with Christopher Lind
July 5, 2022 at 2:55 PM

  This week, Michael Kester, CEO and Founder of Lead Belay, sat down with Christopher Lind of Learning Tech Talks to dis...

Can Introverts Make Effective Leaders?
Can Introverts Make Effective Leaders?
June 16, 2022 at 9:29 AM

At Lead Belay, we believe three things are necessary to be an effective leader, but none of them are being extroverted. ...

Gauging How I’m Doing as a Manager
Gauging How I’m Doing as a Manager
June 8, 2022 at 1:12 PM

“Is this imposter syndrome, or am I actually doing a bad job?” If you’re a manager, or really, if you’ve ever had a care...