Category Archives for How to Successfully Transition to Leadership

5 Traps For New Leaders

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Video Blog Post: Five Traps For New Leaders

As a new leader you want to deliver great results. However, there are some traps to avoid if you want to deliver as a leader. Find out what in this short video. As always, if there are traps of your own that you think others should avoid, please leave a comment. div>

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Six Things Employers Look For From Aspiring Leaders

So if you are reading this, I am guessing that you are an aspiring leader. So what six things do employers look for from aspiring leaders?

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Successfully Transitioning To Leadership

One of the biggest transitions that you will face in your career is successfully transitioning to a leadership role. In this short video I will be sharing my tips on successfully transitioning to leadership. If you have some great tips to add to make the transition successful please go ahead and leave a comment.

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Common Leadership Myths And How To Avoid Them

Read one of the many excellent leadership books and you might think that it is a breeze. The reality is quite different. So what are some common leadership myths that you need to avoid?

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Setting Yourself Up For Success As A New Leader

While there are many books out there which tell you what you need to do to succeed as a leader, the truth is there is no magic blueprint. At the same time, I believe that there are some things that you can do to set yourself up for success. One of the most important, and […]

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From Manager To Leader: Making The Mindset Shift

Taking your first step into leadership is probably one of the biggest career steps that you make. While it is vital to learn about the tools and techniques of leading, it is also important to pay attention to making the mindset shift. So what do I mean by making the mindset shift? I mean mentally […]

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5 Quick Tips for Transitioning To Leadership

You have just heard the good news that you have secured your first leadership role.  You probably feel a combination of elation and possibly even a bit of apprehension.  So what are my 5 quick tips for transitioning to leadership?   Quick Tip 1:  Do some research   As the new leader you need to […]

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Leadership: 5 Potential Hazards Facing New Leaders

You have just got your fist leadership role.  Chances are you are excited, elated and feeling generally positive.  At the same time you know that becoming leader brings with it many new challenges and hazard that you need to be alert to.    Hazard 1: Self Doubt                     You have got o the level of […]

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Stepping Into Leadership: 3 Common Challenges

Stepping into a leadership role is often one the most challenging career moves that you have to make.   When making the move into leadership people can often: • Feel isolated and lonely   • De-skilled initially as they were probably a star performer in their previous role • Uncertain about the way ahead and expectations. So what 3 […]

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