AME Webinar: The seven most common mistakes leaders make

February 21, 2019 | 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Contact AME: 224-232-5980 |
Member Fee: $25
Non-Member Fee: $50


1:00pm - 2:00pm ET

Leadership is not easy. On a daily basis, leaders are challenged to maximize productivity and satisfaction among employees who have differing needs and preferences. Then, add to this the challenge of the emerging workforce, which has proven to be less forgiving of outdated leadership practices.

Join us to learn about the seven common mistakes leaders make…mistakes that become costly because of their impact on productivity, employee satisfaction and, ultimately, retention of our emerging talent. Learn what has appealed to organizations all over the country and in virtually all industries as it pertains to the following seven mistakes:

  1. Avoidance of key issues
  2. Too much negative feedback
  3. Absence of positive feedback
  4. Disrespectful treatment
  5. Imbalance of accountability and inspiration
  6. Doing, not leading
  7. Lack of humility

Aleta Norris

Aleta Norris is an expert leadership coach and trainer with more than 25 years of experience developing leaders. She is also a highly sought-after speaker for annual meetings, keynote engagements, panel discussion and networking groups.  

In 1996, along with Nancy Lewis, Aleta co-founded Impact Consulting Group LLC, a broad-services organizational development consulting firm.  In 2002, Aleta and Nancy co-founded Living As A Leader® a leadership training and coaching firm, focused on the effectiveness of leaders at all levels of an organization. Living As A Leader serves mid-size to Fortune 500 organizations.   

Aleta holds a Masters of Science degree in Organizational Science and Adult Education from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee.  

You can and Aleta’s full profile and business recommendations at 

Living as a Leader is a Silver Sponsor of AME Chicago 2019 Conference.

  • Understand why effective leadership matters. 
  • Be able to assess your strengths and shortcomings as a leader. 
  • Prepare a plan to more effectively maximize the performance and satisfaction of your employees.  

Anyone in a leadership role, from front-line leadership to executive-level leadership.


You can become an AME member during the registration process for $150 per year. Your annual membership will also entitle you to a registration discount for all future AME conferences, seminars, workshops, and webinars for one year. Additionally, you will receive a subscription to the award-winning Target magazine and much more. 

AME reserves the right to cancel any webinar due to unforeseen circumstances. If so, every effort will be made to reschedule the webinar and/or provide a recording.

Cancellation Policy: Enrollment fee will be refunded up to one week before the event. Substitutions may be made anytime prior to the start of the webinar. 

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