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Who’s Paying the Price for Your Emotions?

Have you ever considered who’s paying the price for your emotional state?  If you’re in a bad mood in one meeting, do you find that you’ve taken that mood into the next meeting?  And then, ...

A Change To The Small Words

When trying to achieve success for goals and targets, changing a couple of tiny words can help you move your focus from negative to positive. Not only is this very useful ...

Project ME! 2017

What is it that you want to change for yourself this year?  What are your targets and goals for your development that you want to put in place? Change isn’t easy, and it’s rarely fast.  The ...

Communication That Isn’t Perfect

Are you ever worried that your communication isn’t perfect?  Before your conversation (i.e. in your head), you know what you want to say and how you want to say it.  You may have also considered ...

Walk, Talk and Think?

How often do you think you should be “seen” by your team?   When should you be available to your team if they want to talk to you?  Those keeping to the confines of their office ...

My Coat Went To The Theatre Without Me

Not a sentence I would expect to say very often: my coat went to the theatre without me.  But that’s exactly what happened the other day Having had a very nice meal at a lovely restaurant, ...

A Team That Takes Responsibility

If you get to the end of the day and realise that you’ve helped your team do their roles, but not had a chance to do yours, it may be that you need to develop ...

A Career Promise

We often make promises to people, and pride ourselves in keeping those promises.  But there is often one promise that ends up being put to the bottom of the list, or even forgotten about completely, ...

Can A Team Work Too Well Together?

Having a team that works well together is something that leaders obviously strive for.  We want respect, encouragement, engagement and team creativity.  Many leaders will try to avoid any form of conflict from happening, worrying ...

The Time To Innovate Is Now

All industries look to innovate in order to ensure they can respond quickly enough to customer demands.  Problems often arise if there’s a lack of speed in innovation.  And some leaders are concerned that few ...