Confident Leader

  • 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...

  • You’ve got this: Dealing with a disengaged employee

    You’ve got this: Dealing with a disengaged employee

    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...

  • How to return to the top of the tech industry as a mother

    After having a child, returning back to the workplace and juggling part-time work as a mother can feel daunting. Especially if your field is tech and you had previously worked your way to the top. With common worries such...

  • How leading your staff is leading yourself

    “Before you become a leader, success is all about growing yourself. After you become a leader, success is about growing others” Jack Welch, CEO of General Electric There are three key areas I encourage all business leaders to address...