Workplaces, teams and organisations are communities. Given the time and energy (physical, emotional and mental) that we put into our work, it’s not unreasonable that we want our workplaces to be healthy, meaningful and supportive communities. And in the best companies, this is the case. Recent surveys consistently highlight community or ‘camaraderie’ as one of the five key dimensions of […]
Just imagine right now that you have been asked the very simple but somewhat confronting question, “what is your story?” How would you respond? Would you be coy and dismiss the question? Would...
Someday, the current leaders won’t be there and someone else will need to fill their shoes. It might not be soon, or it might be very urgent due to demographics, turnover or organisational...
When you think about surrender, you don’t likely think of great leadership. People who surrender, lose, right? But in order to lead effectively, whether on the shop floor, the cube farm or anywhere else,...
Change is going to happen in your professional life. No doubt about it. Some change is poorly conceived, ineffectively managed, and/or insanely implemented. The most successful leaders understand and implement the strategies outlined...
There is always an emotional component to change, and personal experience will tell anyone this is true. There have been changes in your life you were excited about, and those where your emotions...
A great short video explaining emotional intelligence and the importance of it in today’s society.
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- Leading With Integrity - by Des Penny.
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“Second-Curve thinking comes hard when times are hard. In business it may mean competing with yourself, even cannibalising your existing product. Do it instead when times are good: before the downturn.” Charles Handy is an octogenarian (born in 1932), author of over 15 books and a social philosopher. In 2001 he was ranked second behind Peter Drucker, in a...