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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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The Varied Roles of a Manager

Pick up any book, read articles or browse the web for some insights into the role of a manager and chances are you will find a whole range of differing views. At it’s very simplest the role of the manager is to get things done and ensure that the objectives or targets set by the […]

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7 Simple Tips To Improve Your Work / Life Balance

The more senior you become in the organisation, the tougher it can be to maintain some form of work / life balance. So what simple tips do I suggest for improving work / life balance?

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Five Ways To Make Better Use Of Your Time

Time is the ultimate limiting factor. It does not matter who you are, you have 24 hours in a day, 168 hours in a week. So how can you make better use of your time?

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8 Quick Time Management Tips

Having sufficient time is often cited as a key challenge for managers and leaders.  So what are 8 quick tips you can work on straight away. Tip 1: Get clear on your goals Tip 2: Think clearly, calmly and positively Tip 3: Stop moaning about the circumstances and start taking action Tip 4: Say no […]

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Leadership: How Are You Spending Your Time?

When it comes to money, the vast majority of leaders and managers will be able to give an excellent account of where they spent the budget they were allocated and what they delivered with that budget.  On the other hand if you asked them how they were using their biggest limiting factor, time, how many […]

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Leadership Success: What’s Your Prime Time?

If you are a leader, your the ultimate measure of your success is what you deliver.  Yes there are other factors that contribute to how you are rated as a leader but at the end of the day it is results that count.  If you are in any doubt about this, just pick up the […]

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Personal Effectiveness: Know Your Priorities

Ask any manager what one of their biggest challenges is and chances are that a lack of time will be pretty high up the list of answers.  Given that the total time available per day, week, month or year is out of your control, it is how you use it that matters. With lengthy job […]

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Management: How to Get Things Done

If you are a manager or leader right now, chances are that you have to deliver more with fewer resources.  Despite this you are still expected to provide all of the key things necessary to run the business.  You know, pay staff, pay suppliers, do appraisals to name just a few.  So how can you […]

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Time Management Challenges

I have recently being doing a survey on peoples biggest challenges.  One of the most common challenges seems to be time management.  The trouble with time is that we all have the same allocation of time and unlike our PC we can’t buy an upgrade of time.  We all have 24 hours each day.  168 […]

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