Why Your CV Is Not Getting Results and What To Do Instead

If you want to land your next job, you have to get invited for job interviews. Your CV is your personal marketing document. Yet the standard of CV is generally pretty poor. If your CV is not getting the results that you want, take a few minutes to watch this short video. In the video […]

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How To Develop Your Soft Skills

I was recently asked by someone on my list who is an accountant about how they should develop their soft skills. Soft skills is often the term used to describe non technical skills. They are skills that you develop as part of of your own professional and personal development rather than as part of gaining […]

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Why Leaders and Managers Must Delegate

Leading and managing is tough.  Yet in truth many leaders and managers make the job even more difficult because they struggle to delegate.  In this short video I share my thoughts on: Why delegating is difficult Why you must delegate as a leader and manager What the big barrier really is when it comes to […]

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How Do You Define Your Success?

We have all probably heard about work-life balance. Chances are if you are in a leadership or other position of responsibility you probably struggled with this at some point in your career. As you got more senior it seemed to be more work and less life. Perhaps there is a reason why this happens. You […]

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Why You Might Be Struggling To Motivate Your Team

One of the biggest complaints I get from leaders and managers is that the people that work for them are not motivated. Now my belief is that few people turn up at work with the intention of doing a bad job. At the same time it’s fair to say that how you lead or manage […]

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Building Relationships As A Leader

A lot of people from professional backgrounds are great at what they do. Yet to achive results you need a lot of support of others. Your ability to get the suppprt of others depends on whether you have built relationships with others. Duncan Brodie helps accountants and professionals to become successful leaders and achieve more […]

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What’s Your Leadership Style?

Is there a right or wrong style of leadership? In this video I share some thoughts on leadership stylees and what might be best in different situations Duncan Brodie helps accountants and professionals to become highly effective leaders.

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How To Get Everything Done As A Leader

Having you come across many leaders lately who complain about having too much time and too little to do? Didn’t think so.  Trouble is unlike your PC, you can’t buy more time.  There is a pre-determined maximum available each day. So how can you deal with this as a leader?      

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Creating The Conditions For Success On Teams

TEAM Together Everyone Achieves More At some level or another most leaders and managers get this.  Yet sometimes leaders don’t create the conditions for achieving success through teams. Duncan Brodie helps professionals to become highly effective leaders and managers.

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Gaining The Support Of Others As A Leader

You are great at what you do. That’s why you have been promoted to a management or leadership role. Yet here is the harsh reality. You only have so much time. The results you achieve, the impact you make relies on getting the support of others. So what can you do to gain the support […]

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