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Inspiration vs. Motivation: The Leader's Dilemma
Episode 56th November 2023 • Meta-Cast • Bob Galen & Josh Anderson
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In this episode of The Meta-Cast, join hosts Bob Galen and Josh Anderson as they dive into the art of inspiring and motivating teams. As leaders, it's essential to understand the difference between inspiration and motivation and how they play a crucial role in your leadership journey. Discover the secrets to becoming a "Yinator" and effectively conveying the "why" behind your team's efforts. Explore the challenges of inspiring a multi-generational workforce and the importance of trust in leadership. Learn how to recharge the inspiration battery and why self-motivation is a must for leaders. Don't miss this insightful conversation on taking your leadership skills to the next level!

Episode Show Notes:

  • Introduction to the topic of inspiring and motivating teams.
  • Exploring the role of leaders in inspiring their teams and setting the stage for motivation.
  • The concept of being a "Yinator" and the power of a compelling "why."
  • The challenge of connecting with different generations in the workplace.
  • Recognizing the importance of self-motivation for leaders.
  • The impact of trust in leadership and its role in inspiring teams.
  • The difference between external inspiration and internal motivation.
  • The concept of a leadership effectiveness curve and the scarcity of great leaders.
  • The responsibility of leaders to move on when necessary for organizational growth.

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