Are you a leadership star? A conversation with Brian Hartzer.

Every Step

04-09-2023 • 43 mins

Are You a Leadership Star? Discover the Secrets of Top Leadership with Brian Hartzer

Welcome to another exciting episode of Every Step.  In this episode, Judith Beck and Krystyna Weston dive deep into what it takes to be a top-tier leader with Brian Hartzer. Brian is not only an experienced executive but also a leadership mentor and investor. He currently holds the position of Chairman at Beforepay, an ASX-listed salary advance business, and Reejig, an innovative AI-based HR technology startup.

Most notably, Brian served as the CEO of the Westpac Banking Group from 2015 to 2019. Brian also authored the insightful book, "The Leadership Star: A Practical Guide to Building Engagement,"

In this episode, we'll explore what distinguishes a true Leadership Star or a Top 10 percenter:

Mindset Matters

Are you focused on creating a lasting impact? Brian emphasizes the importance of a growth-oriented mindset.

Confidence vs. Arrogance

Learn to differentiate between confidence and arrogance as key traits of effective leadership.

Spotting Pretenders

Discover strategies for identifying pretenders in your team. Are you assessing tangible results? Delving into the details? Evaluating the quality of your direct reports' hires? Do they align with the Leadership Star criteria?

Constructive Criticism

Are you open to feedback, or do you perceive it as criticism? Embracing critique is fundamental to growth as a leader.

Daily Leadership Framework

Brian discusses the necessity of having a structured daily framework for effective leadership. Learn how to implement one.

Gender in Leadership

Brian shares insights into the differences between women and men in leadership roles. Are you contributing to positive change in this context?

If you aspire to advance your career and become a true Leadership Star or a Top 10 percenter, this episode is a must-listen. We invite you to share your thoughts and insights with us, as well as any additional skills you believe are crucial for achieving leadership excellence.

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