Are you looking to develop your team and need a place to start?

Look no further, the Edge Leadership Conversation Starter is for you. Utilizing 12 critical competencies needed for effective leadership, the Edge Leadership Conversation Starter provides your leadership team with the tools necessary to begin developmental conversations. Included in the Edge Leadership Conversation Starter is:

The KnowlEDGE for Leaders is a statistically validated, scenario-based assessment that is designed to measure what leaders know (and need to know) about effective leadership behavior. These behaviors directly correlate to eight core leadership competencies, which were identified through research and surveys of over 5,000 managers and employees as being critically important to a leader’s success.

The Edge GAP Analysis assessment provides a targeted report on perception of performance between the leader and their supervisor. 

Together, these assessments are the building blocks for a targeted discussion on strengths and opportunities for development.

Once these assessments are completed, an Edge Coach will conduct an interpretation session with the leader and their supervisor. This results interpretation session will open the dialogue between the leader and supervisor and assist in developing a starting point for developmental conversations.


Covering the 8 key competencies covered by the Knowledge for Leaders and Edge GAP Analysis:

  • Coaching & Counseling
  • Communicating Effectively
  • Influence & Negotiation
  • Managing Change
  • Managing Conflict
  • Performance Management
  • Problem Solving & Decision Making
  • Setting Goals & Standards

and adding in the additional 4 competencies covered by just the Edge GAP Analysis:

  • Adaptability & Innovation
  • Building Trust & Integrity
  • Managing Diversity
  • Team Building

The Edge Leadership Conversation Starter is sure to provide a comprehensive starting point for your leadership team. To view a sample report of each of the components of this product, please utilize the links below.

The Edge Leadership Conversation Starter – the first step to developmental discussions.

Please complete the below or call (800) 305-2025 for more information.