Tag Archives for " Leading People "

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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What To Do When You Are Struggling To Get Support As A Leader

As a leader you know and understand that the extent to which you deliver results depends on getting the buy-in and support of many stakeholders. The stakeholders will vary depending on the type of organisation and include peers, the media, analysts, external reviewers and even the public. So if you are struggling to get support […]

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How To Disengage Employees

Most leaders recognise that employee engagement is not optional but essential to any organisation that wants to achieve significant results.  Yet some research suggest that it can be as low as 1 in every 5 employees in some organisations.  Trouble is when employees are not engaged, it is bad news on a number of fronts. […]

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The Reasons Why Leaders Struggle To Get Employee Engagement

Study after study seems to reveal that leaders really struggle when it comes to get employee engagement.  Trouble is that employee engagement is critical to: Achieving good quality service on a daily basis Making the changes in order to improve or just stay competitive Teams working together rather than in silos Customer, client  and service […]

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Leadership: Why Leaders Struggle To Hold People To Account

Holding people to account is one of those areas that leaders often find challenging. Maybe it is because they have pre-conceived ideas of what it means to hold people to account.

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