How the Four Leadership Styles Can Make or Break a Business with Bob Jordan

The Growing your Team Podcast: Episode 180


Everyone has a specific leadership style. While all leadership styles have their strengths, your leadership style will have an extreme effect on your team members and the overall growth of your business. Knowing your strengths while recognizing your weaknesses can help transform the trajectory of your company. 

Bob Jordan joined the Growing Your Team podcast to share an overview of the four main leadership styles and how each has the power to help and hurt your business. Knowing your style will show you what your leadership role should look like and how to best structure your team for ultimate success.  

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In this Episode You’ll Hear:

  • How to determine your leadership style 
  • Ways your leadership style guides your actions and how it can help make or break a business

  • How to honestly assess your strengths and weaknesses as a leader 

  • How to lean on your team for support 

  • Ways to approach difficult conversations with your teams

  • How companies can stay afloat—and thrive—during periods of internal instability

About Bob Jordan:

Bob Jordan is the CEO of InterimExecs, which matches top executives with companies around the world. Based on research with thousands of leaders and companies, he and Olivia Wagner wrote “Right Leader Right Time: Discover Your Leadership Style for a Winning Career and Company,” and have launched the FABS Leadership Assessment, a free assessment at designed to help leaders and organizations perform better. Jordan also authored “How They Did It: Billion Dollar Insights from the Heart of America,” and helped publish “Start With No,” Jim Camp’s bestseller on negotiation.

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What are the roles and challenges that completely energize you — what spaces are tailor-made for your strengths as a leader? Take our free assessment to learn your leadership style and zero in on your highest and best use.

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