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What are you too busy to complete this week?

November 23rd, 2014

What are you being too busy to complete this week? What important activity did you intend to complete by the end of the day/week/month but you didn’t finish. Or possibly…

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Are you self-aware – do you know how your team sees you?

October 14th, 2014

How do you come across at work? Are you aware of any hidden messages you may be inadvertently giving your team? How self-aware are you? Given that about 90% of what…

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Have you ever attended a poorly run meeting?

September 8th, 2014

“Have you ever attended a poorly run meeting?” No matter what team I am working with this question always receives the same response; laughter, smiles, groans, eyes rolling to the…

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Do you have empowered employees delivering great customer service?

August 13th, 2014

I am lucky to have a Waitrose shop within walking distance from where I live. Yes, I do shop there regularly because it’s convenient. But the real reason is their…

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Do lack of leadership skills contribute to poor performance?

July 31st, 2014

Do lack of leadership skills contribute to poor performance in your business? The last few years have been difficult for many businesses but the upturn in the economy promises a…

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Leadership lessons learnt from an epic bicycle adventure

June 13th, 2014

I have always been fascinated and inspired by the personal growth and development experienced by doing something new or different. I was therefore delighted with the opportunity to interview Tom Nelson…

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Are you using LEAD measures to achieve your Goal?

April 22nd, 2014

How likely are you to achieve your goal? Many people discover on completion of their goal, that they haven’t actually achieved what they had expected.  They are probably using LAG…

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How Do We Spin More Plates with Less Resource?

March 27th, 2014

Many senior leaders report they have to work harder than ever just to keep the operational plates spinning whilst attempting to lead and effect change in their business. Our own…

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Do your teams have goals that align with yours?

March 20th, 2014

Have you ever questioned whether your team knows exactly what you plan to achieve at work? Are their goals aligned with yours? In our experience, this is a question that…

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Carrot and Stick motivation? Is Employee Engagement the alternative for Healthcare?

February 20th, 2014

I recently watched the dispatches documentary, ‘A&Es Missing Millions’ on BBC Channel Four, “With Accident and Emergency Departments under pressure, Dispatches investigates the cost and consequence of financial penalties imposed…

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