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Evolve Your Leadership Style to Create a Winning EA Team

Published: 06 March 2019

ID: G00377022

Analyst(s): Saul Brand , Jack Santos , Marcus Blosch


Creating a winning EA team begins with the leader. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must use a leadership style that focuses on developing individuals and the team as a whole. This leadership style is based on coaching and mentoring that empowers individuals.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Shift Your Leadership Style to Build a Learning Environment
  • Create a Team Prepared for Any Situation
    • Empower Your Team to Motivate Them
    • Create a Safe Space for Learning and Sharing
    • Change Behaviors as Well as Minds
    • Focus on Team Interactions and Quickly Resolve Conflict
  • Develop Flexibility in Adopting Leadership Styles to Hone In Your Mentoring Skills

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