Flexibility

Definition: Agility in adapting to change.

Flexible leaders have the ability to change their plans to match the reality of the situation. As a result, they maintain productivity during transitions or periods of chaos. Leaders skilled at this competency embrace change, are open to new ideas, and can work with a wide spectrum of people. Tomorrow’s leaders must learn to treat uncertainty and ambiguity as the new normal. Being flexible includes large changes, but also trickles down to everyday activities that are subject to change. In this section, you will learn tips for flexibly responding to unexpected events in a diverse work environment.

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Times That Try Our Souls

By Ron Price | Mar 19, 2020

One of the advantages of being 66 years old is that I don’t get as anxious I used to when unexpected, negative events occur.

Flexibility: Adapting to Changing Conditions

| Sep 26, 2017

In this short video, Chief of Staff for Price Associates Dr. Bobby Sanchez discusses the leadership competency, Flexibility. He talks about ways for organizations to build their capacity of flexibility and how to promote this

Facing Challenges and Unexpected Events

| Jul 5, 2017

In this short video, Practice Manager at InfoQuest Rebekah Lee tells us why Flexibility is an essential skill for a leader, ways to learn to become more flexible, and how to encourage flexibility in your team.

Flexibility in Leadership

Jun 12, 2017

Our host, Dale Dixon, and TCL co-author and program founder, Ron Price talk today about the importance of Flexibility as a leader. They discuss the difference between natural flexibility and the learned competency,

Flexibility: Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone

| Jun 7, 2017

In this short video, Choice Works founder and TCL Faculty Member Steve Morris talks about Flexibility as a Leadership skill. He discusses how flexibility can be defined in many different ways depending on the circumstance.

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Ideas to Get Better at Flexibility

| Jan 26, 2017

Want to improve your Flexibility skills? Check out this graphic for a variety of ideas that you can start implementing right away to improve your score.

TCL Video Series: Flexibility with Ranjit Nair

| Feb 8, 2016

In this short video, TCL faculty member Ranjit Nair shares his insights on how the workplace can be full of change, and being flexible enough to adapt to those changes can be vital to your success.

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The Tie Between Flexibility & Relevance

| Jan 24, 2016

When Randy and I were writing “The Complete Leader” we realized that flexibility and resilience are closely tied together in effective leadership.