All posts tagged "Leadership"

  • 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...

  • Being copied is a part of being a leader

    Being copied is a part of being a leader

    It can stun you… that shocked feeling when you see someone copy your idea — sometimes even copying your mission statement or wording. You think to yourself: “What the …? Why are they stealing my...

  • 10 Reasons why your business should hire military veterans

    10 Reasons why your business should hire military veterans

    Employers typically want job candidates to show loyalty, integrity, and respect for the organization they work for. On top of those basic criteria, some jobs require specialized skills as well as physical prowess — not...

  • What makes a great leader?

    It’s not easy being a leader; it takes determination, concentration and resilience to keep calm and carry on. Men and women each bring something different to leadership, with both being just as capable as each...

  • How to be a confident and effective leader and manager

    Sometimes, fear and anxiety can overwhelm us when we have to be in a leadership position. Being a leader requires the ability to lead people in doing a certain task. This can sometimes be a...

  • Why women don’t apply for leadership roles and what you can do about it

    Gender diversity in leadership is an elephant sized problem around the world. Men and women want to solve this problem but there is no easy solution. Last year I was at a conference on diversity...

  • The 3 keys to being a productive leader

    The productive leader understands that there is more to productivity than meeting deadlines, coming in under budget and managing staff. The productive leader understands success comes when the three keys of productive leadership are connected...

  • Why be a productive leader?

    To say productivity is a popular topic is a drastic understatement. Try doing a Google search of the word productivity. You will receive more than 22 million hits! This topic is Googled constantly, yet business...

  • The power of coaching for leaders

    When you’re in a leadership position, you’re in charge of helping people grow and thrive within their professional roles. But who in an organisation helps leaders grow and thrive? Leaders are often left to their...