Confident Leader

  • Changing the system of work

    Even today, we still can experience shock and frustration when a high-profile female leaves a senior role.  As females we are told that we can and should pursue careers, follow our dreams and raise children in the current system...

  • Top unexpected leadership qualities you didn’t know you needed

    In the business world, a leader is much more than just a “boss” or “manager”. Business leaders get people to work with them, not for them, inspiring their employees, making key decisions, and being accountable for the team’s failings....

  • The impact and necessity for women in tech

    The digital revolution has undeniably affected the economic growth of every industry. However, we’ve also seen that technology can have true impact towards tackling some of the world’s biggest issues. The technology industry holds a powerful role in our...

  • 5 Questions to ask yourself before accepting a leadership role

    Whether you have been working towards this moment for years or are entirely surprised to learn that someone would even consider you for this sort of role, it has happened — you have been offered a leadership position. Generally,...

  • Leadership skills learned from road trips

    Are you looking for ways to enhance your leadership skills? Reading leadership theory can get boring and old fast. Fortunately, there are a plethora of leadership lessons to digest from real-life experiences such as road trips. Here are some...

  • Why leaders need to get better at failing

    Why leaders need to get better at failing

    Failure is an inevitable part of any leader’s journey. So the question becomes not if you will fail, but how. Here are seven insights I have gained about people who seem to fail better, and seven questions I have...

  • You’ve got this: No Leadership

    You’ve got this: No Leadership

    Dr Froswa’ Booker-Drew answers your questions, putting her years of experience and practice into the goal of solving those knotty problems that beset us, and assuring us: ‘you’ve got this’. If you’d like Froswa’ to look at your particular...

  • The 4 hidden dangers of perfectionism at work – and what to do instead

    The 4 hidden dangers of perfectionism at work – and what to do instead

    The drive is on in workplaces to deliver good value, top quality and efficient service. This pressure to make what we’re doing ‘perfect’ seems to just be one of the basic expectations of the job these days. But despite...

  • Infographic: The worst things a manager can say to her team

    Infographic: The worst things a manager can say to her team

    A great manager knows how to get the best out of her team with the right motivational tactics, but knowing all the right things to say is not always easy. The way you communicate with your staff can have...