When Annie Gibson, an 87-year-old woman from Summerton, South Carolina, said this to Jeff Black, principal of Black Sheep Reputations, several years ago, he knew for the first time the definition of a leader.
In today’s instant news world, every person who has a cell phone should be considered a reporter, because a story can be shot and downloaded to a major news organization’s website in less than 30 seconds. Leaders who ignore this new media storm are likely to be eaten by it—and suffer the consequences.
Designed for women on a leadership trajectory, this engaging one-day program offers grounded techniques for building a powerful brand. Modules include: stepping up to the language of leadership, speaking with authority, seeing a clear view of ourselves and how we interact with others, and negotiating your value for guilt-free success. The session will reveal mental models that can hold women back, but more importantly, show how to change those mental models to allow for greater success.
A client once told Jeff Black, “We’ve all spent so much time branding the company, we’ve forgotten to brand ourselves.” Unfortunately, this was not the only client who expressed this sentiment. In fact, Jeff has seen first hand how common this plague is for corporate leaders and it’s why he travels the world reminding his C suite clients to, Unleash Your Best Self – or as we like to call it, Unleash Your Black Sheep.