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The Key Components To Being A Good Leader

Ever stood on the outside watching your boss and thought how you could do a much better job?  In truth we probably have at some point or other in our career. You see when you are not in a leadership role it all seems so straightforward.  On the other hand when you are in the […]

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How To Lead In Finance

As a qualified accountant you have probably invested a huge amount of time, energy and money in gaining your professional qualifications. Not unreasonably you want to get a return on your investment. Like most professions the only way to get more money is to take on management and leadership roles. Some take this on enthusiastically […]

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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 Secrets of Leadership Success

Working with clients, listening to podcasts and reading newsletters, I have noticed that people are sometimes looking for the magic potion that will transform their results.   Sadly (or realistically), like everything in life, few things are down to some magic solution.   While there may be no magic solution or single thing that you […]

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7 Keys To Being A Successful Leader

I have created this short video blog post using Camatasia Studio 7 to share my thoughts and views on what it takes to be a successful leader. What in your experience contributes to being a successful leader?  Why not leave a comment with your best insights. Duncan Brodie of Goals and Achievements helps professional people […]

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Leadership Success In 2012: 10 Things To Remember

Of course you want to achieve success as a leader.  At the same time we often forget some obvious things when the going gets tough and lose our way.  Here are 10 timely reminders to help you be more successful as a leader and personally in 2012. 1.  You need to get clear on what […]

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25 Leadership Thoughts

Leadership is one of those odd areas. Unlike the detailed technical and professional work that many of my clients undertake, it can appear really simple. Yet the reality is very different.

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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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