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It’s Just The Start

Many professional people want to get on in their career.  They see success in terms of how far they climb the career ladder.  Many aspire to get to senior level leadership and management roles. They may work really hard to build a range of skills and attributes to become effective leaders. Then when they reach […]

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Developing As A Leader: Getting Exposure To Different Ways

Leading at the best of times is challenging.  Yet it is surprising how many leaders or aspiring leaders approach their professional development. In the early stages there is a huge focus on formal qualifications.  Learning about models, theories, principles, doing case studies are seen as the best option. At some point, some form of leadership […]

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What Makes You A Good Leader?

When was the last time you sat down and really thought about this?  If you are like most people never or the last time you were preparing for a job interview. When I am working with leaders and I pose this question initially they come up with all the buzz words.  Someone who inspires, visionary, […]

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5 Small Changes to Boost Your Leadership Results

As a leader, you are always under pressure to keep delivering results. In the busy work environment, it is easy to be running so fast that you fail to stop and reflect from time to time on what adjustments you might make to boost your performance. So what 5 small changes could you make to […]

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Are You Sabotaging Your Chances Of Success As A Leader Or Manager?

While working with my clients and reflecting on my own experiences as a leader and manager, I noticed that while we can do many things to contribute to our success, we can just as easily sabotage our success.   The first thing that I notice sabotages our success is our mindset.  When delivering a presentation […]

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5 Reasons To Avoid Assumptions As A Leader

As a leader, it can sometimes feel like you need to have all the answers to all of the problems and challenges. Truth is that even the best leaders can only know so much and is why they build teams to deliver results. On the other hand, if you don’t leverage the team you don’t […]

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The Most Valuable Things You Can Do As A Leader

Leading is a strange mixture of highs, lows, challenges and opportunities, excitement and frustration.  Despite this there are plenty people who are keen to step up to the plate and take on a formal leadership role. So as a leader, what are some of the most valuable things that you can do? Provide A Clear […]

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How To Achieve Better Results As A Leader and Manager

Leading and managing is tough.  From the outside looking in it can look really easy and as most will tell you there is a big difference between perceptions, theory and practice. As you kick off a new year year there are going to be things you want to keep doing and things you perhaps want […]

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