37 min

Get Promoted with Michael Wenderoth The Remarkable Leadership Podcast

    • Management

Are you frustrated because your hard work isn’t noticed? Are you looking to move up and don’t know how? Michael Wenderoth joins Kevin to discuss the mindsets we need to change to not only promote ourselves but also our teams. For example, politics aren’t bad; they are just a mechanism by which decisions are made. Power is not a bad word. We need to understand power and learn how to harness its energy. When we reject the idea of power, we are immediately at a disadvantage. We need to leverage power to accelerate our impact.
Key Points
 

Michael Wenderoth discusses the mindset shifts we need to think about including political, authenticity, and power.   

He shares the sources of power, political skills, networking, control of resources, executive presence and communication, and visibility and brand.
Meet Michael Name: Michael  Wenderoth  

His Story: Michael Wenderoth is the author of Get Promoted: What You’re Really Missing at Work That’s Holding You Back and an Executive Coach that has helped thousands of aspiring leaders ethically leverage power and politics to breakthrough – and ascend. Prior to becoming an executive coach, Michael served 20 years in senior roles bringing blockbuster innovations to life in China, the U.S., and Europe.  

Worth Mentioning: Michael is a Coach in Stanford Business School Executive Education programs, and a Lecturer at IE Business School in Madrid, Spain. Michael’s focus is on building POWER, a word with negative connotations – and a topic most people mistakenly shy away from. He believes understanding power is THE key to success if you want to move up, get big things done, or become a better leader. This episode is brought to you by...
Remarkable Masterclasses. Each masterclass is designed to help you become the remarkable leader and human you were born to be. Details on how to get on board for a specific skill or get discounts each month can be found on our website.
Book Recommendations
 

Get Promoted: What You're Really Missing at Work That's Holding You Back by Michael Wenderoth   

Making Numbers Count: The Art and Science of Communicating Numbers by Chip Heath and Karla Starr   

Historical and Conceptual Foundations of Measurement in the Human Sciences by Derek C. Briggs   

Stikky Night Skies: Learn 6 constellations, 4 stars, a planet, a galaxy, and how to navigate at night--in one hour, guaranteed by Laurence Holt  Related Episodes
 

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Are you frustrated because your hard work isn’t noticed? Are you looking to move up and don’t know how? Michael Wenderoth joins Kevin to discuss the mindsets we need to change to not only promote ourselves but also our teams. For example, politics aren’t bad; they are just a mechanism by which decisions are made. Power is not a bad word. We need to understand power and learn how to harness its energy. When we reject the idea of power, we are immediately at a disadvantage. We need to leverage power to accelerate our impact.
Key Points
 

Michael Wenderoth discusses the mindset shifts we need to think about including political, authenticity, and power.   

He shares the sources of power, political skills, networking, control of resources, executive presence and communication, and visibility and brand.
Meet Michael Name: Michael  Wenderoth  

His Story: Michael Wenderoth is the author of Get Promoted: What You’re Really Missing at Work That’s Holding You Back and an Executive Coach that has helped thousands of aspiring leaders ethically leverage power and politics to breakthrough – and ascend. Prior to becoming an executive coach, Michael served 20 years in senior roles bringing blockbuster innovations to life in China, the U.S., and Europe.  

Worth Mentioning: Michael is a Coach in Stanford Business School Executive Education programs, and a Lecturer at IE Business School in Madrid, Spain. Michael’s focus is on building POWER, a word with negative connotations – and a topic most people mistakenly shy away from. He believes understanding power is THE key to success if you want to move up, get big things done, or become a better leader. This episode is brought to you by...
Remarkable Masterclasses. Each masterclass is designed to help you become the remarkable leader and human you were born to be. Details on how to get on board for a specific skill or get discounts each month can be found on our website.
Book Recommendations
 

Get Promoted: What You're Really Missing at Work That's Holding You Back by Michael Wenderoth   

Making Numbers Count: The Art and Science of Communicating Numbers by Chip Heath and Karla Starr   

Historical and Conceptual Foundations of Measurement in the Human Sciences by Derek C. Briggs   

Stikky Night Skies: Learn 6 constellations, 4 stars, a planet, a galaxy, and how to navigate at night--in one hour, guaranteed by Laurence Holt  Related Episodes
 

Networking for People Who Hate Networking with Devora Zack -   

Leading with Authenticity with Sabrina Horn

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