Leadership and Team Management

The 4 Pillars of the Leadership Definition

The 4 Pillars of the Leadership Definition

26/12/2019
Gamelearn Team

Defining leadership can sometimes lead us to a territory where there are negative connotations such as: Obedience Hierarchy Chain of command For this reason, it is convenient to transmit this definition of leadership to the management teams from the most…

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What is empathy?

What is empathy?

Empathy is usually defined as the ability to feel other people’s emotions and put yourself in their shoes. It may seem simple, but there are times when being able to get out of your usual mental structure to understand others’…

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4 basic rules that will improve your talent retention

4 basic rules that will improve your talent retention

What is the most expensive aspect of your team? Letting any of its members go. If your team is performing amazingly and you have to face one of its members’ leave, the first thing that comes to your mind is…

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What does leadership mean to you? Some great definitions from our followers

What does leadership mean to you? Some great definitions from our followers

Every business needs wise leaders, that’s why “leadership” is one of the most searched words online, and our blog is not an exception. Our followers are often more concise and straight forward than us when it comes to describing important…

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How to improve your team’s skills and performance

How to improve your team’s skills and performance

03/12/2019
Gamelearn Team

Your main goal as a leader is to guarantee that your team members have the necessary tools to do their job properly. A good leader works at the team’s service, not the other way around. Try to always look for…

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How to motivate your team in meetings – Checklist

How to motivate your team in meetings – Checklist

Tell your team you’re going to ask for them help to improve the team management: Meet separately with the team members in a one-to-one 30-minute interview, and ask them to answer the questions on the checklist below. Be responsible for…

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Ideas for rewarding your team

Ideas for rewarding your team

01/12/2019
Gamelearn Team

Rewarding your team is part of your role as a leader. You need to provide them with feedback. When goals are achieved you must do something to keep the motivation high, and we would like to share some ideas about…

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Apollo-Optik uses a serious game to put on the “leader glasses”

Apollo-Optik uses a serious game to put on the “leader glasses”

21/11/2019
Gamelearn Team

Apollo-Optik is a German optician company and is part of Grandvision Group. Apollo was founded in 1972 and is based in the Bavarian city of Schwabach. With more than 850 stores, Apollo is the largest optical retailer in Germany. The…

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Packt Publishing reasserts its technological leadership thanks to the videogame Pacific

Packt Publishing reasserts its technological leadership thanks to the videogame Pacific

08/10/2019
Gamelearn Team

Packt Publishing is a global on-demand technology book publishing company based in Birmingham (United Kingdom). Founded in 2004, the company is a sector bellwether, providing IT professionals worldwide with tutorials, guides, specialized books, e-books, videos and courses. The British company…

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Coca-Cola FEMSA provides training to hundreds of distributors with a videogame

Coca-Cola FEMSA provides training to hundreds of distributors with a videogame

23/05/2019
Gamelearn Team

Coca-Cola FEMSA is the largest public bottler of Coca-Cola products in the world. This Mexican based company operates 64 plants in ten countries and serves 381 million consumers daily. With 2.8 million points of sale, 324 distribution centers, Coca-Cola FEMSA…

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Sonepar uses the serious game Pacific to provide hundreds of its employees in 16 countries with leadership training

Sonepar uses the serious game Pacific to provide hundreds of its employees in 16 countries with leadership training

21/05/2019
Gamelearn Team

Sonepar is the global market leader in B2B electrical distribution. Founded in France in 1969, the company currently has activities in 44 countries, over 24,000 employees, and an annual turnover of 21,000 million euros. Its mission is to identify and…

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BCD Travel provides its employees across the globe with leadership training thanks to a serious game

BCD Travel provides its employees across the globe with leadership training thanks to a serious game

14/05/2019
Gamelearn Team

BCD Travel is a company specialized in corporate travel management. It was created to provide companies with a quality service to keep their employees safe and productive during business trips. With 13,500 employees in 109 countries, the company’s 2017 turnover…

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The best-kept secret for learning leadership and overcoming your fear of making mistakes

The best-kept secret for learning leadership and overcoming your fear of making mistakes

19/02/2019
Gamelearn Team

Reciting a list of the surefire steps isn’t the best approach to learn leadership, since each leader’s personality is an instrumental factor in shaping a leadership style and therefore not all guides work the same for every leader. We can,…

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Is Democratic Leadership Effective?

Is Democratic Leadership Effective?

18/02/2019
Gamelearn Team

Democratic leadership, also known as participative leadership, is a type of leadership style in which members of the group take a more participative role in the decision-making process. Democratic leaders are characterized for allowing all members of their teams to…

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The top 10 articles on leadership and team management

The top 10 articles on leadership and team management

25/09/2017
Gamelearn Team

Everybody is talking about leadership and team management, but the exact meaning of these skills cannot be easily defined. While these two terms are shrouded as mysterious, charismatic and inexplicable; the demand for them in the corporate world continues to…

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10 Unforgivable Leadership Mistakes You Probably Make

10 Unforgivable Leadership Mistakes You Probably Make

26/01/2017
Gamelearn Team

“Nobody is perfect”, said Billy Wilder, quoting Joe E. Brown in the legendary film “Some like it hot”. Leaders are not perfect either, but it is in your hands to avoid these 10 leadership mistakes which you probably make without…

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6 Key Questions You Must Ask In Order To Build Team Leadership

6 Key Questions You Must Ask In Order To Build Team Leadership

14/11/2016
Gamelearn Team

If you aspire to exercise team leadership, asking questions to members of your organization is key for communication to flow and for you to become a successful manager. These are the six key questions you must ask your team: 1….

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The Secret of Task Force Management in 5 Steps

The Secret of Task Force Management in 5 Steps

Task force management is an essential function among those of a leader. These are the 5 steps you must take in order to develop your business and strengthen your leadership: 1. Highlight the importance of your team As a team…

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The Democratic Leadership Style Through Apple, Twitter and The White House

The Democratic Leadership Style Through Apple, Twitter and The White House

09/09/2016
Gamelearn Team

The democratic leadership style, also known as participative leadership, is mainly based on mutual respect and the participation of all the people with a shared goal. Collaboration between the leaders and the team All definitions of democratic leadership revolve around…

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10 Reasons To Develop Your Leadership Skills By Doing Exercise

10 Reasons To Develop Your Leadership Skills By Doing Exercise

30/08/2016
Gamelearn Team

Exercise can be your greatest ally when developing and maximizing your leadership skills. Being fit makes you a better leader. We tell you why: 1. It is a source of energy Doing exercise makes us better leaders because it allows…

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