Confident Leader

  • How to be a boss in your own oval office

    How to be a boss in your own oval office

    Some people seem to have everything it takes to be a boss. In the corporate setting, there’s always somebody who stands out from the rest such that when that person walks into a room, people notice the presence right...

  • How to become an industry influencer

    You’ll often see news programs that feature segments where a guest comments on recent financial figures, the housing market, the latest tech gadgets, and so on. But, have you ever wondered why they chose that particular person? The answer...

  • From chaos to calm: the three pillars of effective leadership

    From chaos to calm: the three pillars of effective leadership

    Often the biggest barrier we have in life and work is ourselves. A fact that is known but unspoken, yet very much amplified when you run your own business.  According to Author of The Self Esteem Book, Dr Joe...

  • How to thank your employees with an event they’ll remember

    No matter how big or small your business is, your employees are the people that help you to get it running successfully. If you’re lucky enough to have a great team around you, you might want to consider showing...

  • Challenging leader? It's all in the perspective!

    Challenging leader? It’s all in the perspective!

    Having a challenging leader or even one you just can’t seem to find common ground with and align your ways of working to can be tough. Having colleagues you’re just not on the same page with is a given,...

  • The 12 rules of giving negative feedback: infographic

    The 12 rules of giving negative feedback: infographic

    If we lived in an ideal world, business would always be booming, your team would keep on delivering, and everyone would always be happy. Unfortunately, real life usually intervenes, and employees make mistakes or see their performance dip for...

  • How to set goals for success -- and actually reach them

    How to set goals for success – and actually reach them

    As business owners we set a lot of goals. These might be financial goals, or content goals, or growth and development goals, or work/life goals… no matter the focus, the goals are there. And no matter how much we...

  • Network like a boss!

    Network like a boss!

    OK, are you sitting down ‘cause I have a confession to make…ready… I actually like networking! There, I’ve said it. It’s weird I know, but it’s true! I really like getting my game face on and going out there...

  • Focus on your influence

    Focus on your influence

    Change the things you can, accept the things you can’t, and have the wisdom to know the difference between the two. I don’t know about you, but sometimes I need reminding of the difference from time to time. The...