Blog - Jose J Ruiz

Overcoming Leadership Blind Spots

According to Robert Bruce Shaw, author of Leadership Blindspots, blind spots are unrecognized weaknesses or threats that can hinder a leader's success. Weaknesses that we know about aren't likely to derail us from our goals. However, the weaknesses that we don't know about are the dangerous ones.

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How To Lead The Introverts On Your Team

Approximately one-third to half of the world's population is introverts. With this figure in mind, most likely, you have introverts on your team. These individuals are likely quieter than their loud-talking colleagues, as they don't like attracting attention to themselves.

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Lead By Example To Teach Resilience To Team Members

The conventional notion of grit is "if at first you don't succeed, try, try again." Our parents taught us early on that we need to pick ourselves up whenever we fail. But how do you apply that principle to a team to increase its resilience?

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How Applying Fluidity Can Shape Your Leadership

The definition of "leadership" varies from expert to expert, even from person to person. And a good leader in one culture may not be so in another, unless some adjustments are made. It's because leadership isn't written in stone. It's a social construct, and there is no one formula that guarantees the result of a specific leadership.

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May 10, 2019
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IMD International Search Group Partners Have Elected a New Board Member

May 10, 2019

IMD International Search Group Distinguishes two Member Executive Search Firms

IMD International Search Group Partners handed out two awards during the Annual General Assembly that took place recently in Paris (April 25-27).
May 10, 2019

IMD International Search Group Conference in Paris Takes a Different View on Leadership and Innovation

May 4, 2019
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Five Ways to Commitment-Based Leadership toward Execution Excellence

Managers use various tools to take note and outline their strategies and plans. However, without a smooth execution, all those strategies and plans would mean nothing. The true essence of management, after all, is the ability to turn potentials into deliverables. And it would require a strong commitment from the management and all stakeholders.
May 4, 2019
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Leading by Example, Is It Enough?

Leadership is an interesting and a “mysterious” subject, as it is both science and art. It’s identifiable, but can be quite challenging to measure quantitatively. Charisma, character, competence, creativity and care are the 5Cs used to recognize a leader. And the culmination of those 5Cs is “leading by example.”
May 4, 2019
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Recruiting Automotive Talent in Mexico

Global Business Professor’s latest Audio Interview, “Recruiting Talent in Mexico” features Jose Ruiz, CEO of Alder Koten, and Mexico recruitment expert.
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