Leadership Courage

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  1. Tell me about a time you completed a goal or objective despite resistance from others.  What specific actions did you take to overcome the resistance?
    Project tracking tool for Strucuture study
  2. Leaders often take unpopular positions on organizational issues.  Describe a time when you took an unpopular position.  What was the result?
    EOM implementation for my unit.
  3. We all make mistakes.  Tell me about a time you made a mistake and accepted responsibility for it.
    CMT call with Bob Thurmond
  4. Descibe a time whan you successfully demonstrated your technical knowledge.  Contrast this with a time when you weren't able to do so.  What did you do differently?
    Installation of new magentic bearing chillers and the construction process vs supervising data processing on night shift
  5. Tell me about a time when you had to deliver difficult news that you knew would not be well received.  (How did you prepare for the interaction?  What was the outcome?)
    Valerie Clinton VPO  - cleaning staff was not telling the truth.
  6. Tell me about a time when you had to lead a change that you personally had to first accept, and then bring others to understand and accept.  (How did you address the issue?  What challenges did you face?  What was the result?)
    Remarkable customer service
  7. Tell me about a time when a situation demanded that you take a calculated risk.  How did you assess the risk and what steps did you take to meet the challenge and bring it to resolution?
    Purchasing futures for natural gas. 
  8. Describe a situation in which you did not have the knowledge or expertise to answer a question or provide a solution.  (What did you do?  What was the result?)
    Supervising the leasing and contracts unit
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Leadership Courage
2013-04-14 22:53:08

ISC West
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