Category Archives for Leading

Avoid Complicating Decision Making

There was a question posted recently on one of the forums that I am part of. Without going into detail it was essentially a question around whether a client should reduce their fee for multiple bookings. It was interesting to see the responses. Some of them short and to the point. Others long winded with […]

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The Leadership Poem

Today I had a thought about capturing the essence of leadership in a short poem. Here is what I came up with. I wonder what else you would add to it? Set direction But involve others Focus on results But don’t forget about people Take the decisions Even when it’s tough Acknowledge that success Is […]

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Don’t Be The CPO

You will no doubt have heard the term C-Suite. Basically it’s shorthand for the different executive level roles in organisations so Chief Executive Office, Chief Financial Officer, etc. Now we all know that a key distinction between leaders and mangers is that leaders should be focusing on moving things forward. All makes sense. Yet what […]

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10 Big Mistakes To Avoid When Leading or Managing

I don’t know about you but I learn a whole lot more from the times that things don’t work out as well as they could than I do when it all goes smoothly. The truth is leading and managing presents many challenges. Sometimes we try something in one situation and it works perfectly. We try […]

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