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5 Contributors To A Lack Of Team Working

You probably recognise the value of a team as a manager or leader but you may well be struggling to leverage the benefits of team working. If that sounds like you, the chances are that one or more of the following contributors is leading to a lack of team working: Contributor 1: Not building trust […]

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What To Do When You Have A High Performing Team

As a leader and manager you always want to deliver great performance.  At the same time leading or managing or high performing team brings some specific challenges, not least complacency. So if you are leading or managing a high performing team, how do you make sure it stays that way? Continually Set New Challenges High […]

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Team Leadership: How To Maintain The Support of Your Team

Leading a team is one of those really odd areas.  When it is going well it can seem really easy and just natural.  When it is a struggle it is a very different story.  You know that to a large extent the success that you achieve as a leader is down to maintaining the support […]

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Successful Team Leadership

In this video blog post I share some thoughts on what’s important to successful team leadership. Areas of specific focus include holding teams and people to account and the importance of listening. Please share your feedabck and add any additional tips using the comments box below. Duncan Brodie helps professional people to become highly effective […]

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10 Big Challenges In Leading A Team

As you progress in your career you are likely to find that sooner rather than later you are in a position where you are leading a team. While leading a team is hugely rewarding there are many challenges too. So what are the big challenges you need to overcome if you are to achieve success? […]

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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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Learning About Team Working From The Apprentice Week 2

Well The Apprentice week 2 was broadcast here in the UK last night.  While in previous groups there have been some strong personalities, the girl’s team demonstrated perfectly how not to operate as a team.  So what were the real learning points? People need to listen to each other rather than talk over each other […]

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9 Secrets Of Leading A Team

Leading a team can be a challenge. There are many different personalities with their own desires, goals, agendas and perspectives. So what are my best secrets of leading a team?

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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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