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The 5 Golden Rules of Leading

If you are in or close to a leadership role you are clearly very good at what you do.  At the same time most will tell you that making the move in to leading is one the most challenging times in your career.   When you are on the outside looking in, it can appear […]

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Why New Leaders Struggle

Making the step into a leadership role is probably one of the biggest challenges you will face in your career.  In this audio I want to share with you some of the resons why new leaders struggle so that you can reduce the time it takes to successfully make the transition. If you have specific […]

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Picking Yourself Up After A Disappointment As A Leader or Manager

While we like it or not setbacks and disappointments are just part and parcel of being in leadership and management roles. Of course we would like it to be continued success but life tends not to be like that. Even the most successful will encounter setbacks and in fact it is claimed that the most […]

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Don’t Wait For Someone Else To Act

Attending a recent conference for accountants, I was surprised by how many seemed to feel that, even though they were in leadership roles, they could not make things happen. Now let’s not pretend that leading is easy; it’s not. At the same time my view is that people who choose to step into a leadership role do so because they can make a difference.

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Why Leading Can Seem Like Mission Impossible

We often hear that leaders need people in leadership roles to stand up and be counted. At the same time, being a leader can sometimes feel like mission impossible.

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5 Misconceptions About Leading

From the outside looking in, being a leader can sometimes seem to be all about strategy, the big picture and driving the organisation forward. In my experience, there are often many misconceptions about leading.

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Do You Have What It Takes To Lead?

Most people working in major organisations follow a pretty defined climb up the career ladder. As a result, people are often promoted to leadership and management roles based on what they have done in the past rather than future potential.

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Video Blog Post: Bouncing Back From Setbacks

Even the best leaders and managers encounter setbacks. so how can you bounce back from them. Watch this short video to find out.

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