How learning and development can improve workplace confidence

We all know how important it is that the team can perform the tasks expected of them – but what more could you be achieving in your organisation?

We all know how important it is that the team can perform the tasks expected of them – but what more could you be achieving in your organisation?

Neuroplasticity in learning

Neuroplasticity is one of the most powerful tools in the armoury of any training and learning professional – but what is it, and how does it work?

Neuroplasticity is one of the most powerful tools in the armoury of any training and learning professional – but what is it, and how does it work?

Envy and sabotage

Someone who begrudges the success of others can filter that attitude out like a cloud of pollution; what culture does your workplace hold?

Someone who begrudges the success of others can filter that attitude out like a cloud of pollution; what culture does your workplace hold?

Can a leader win back respect?

This week the UK has a visitor – and the response to his arrival has been…mixed. Can a leader who has lost the respect of those he leads ever win it back?

This week the UK has a visitor – and the response to his arrival has been…mixed. Can a leader who has lost the respect of those he leads ever win it back?

Five ways you’re letting your employees down.

Leadership isn’t always easy, and it can be hard to balance your own needs with what’s best for every member of your team…

Leadership isn’t always easy, and it can be hard to balance your own needs with what’s best for every member of your team…

Are you a puppeteer or a conductor?

With leadership – be it ruling a country or leading a small internal team – there are extremes. To see how this translates to the workplace, we can use the analogy of puppeteers vs conductors.

With leadership – be it ruling a country or leading a small internal team – there are extremes. To see how this translates to the workplace, we can use the analogy of puppeteers vs conductors.

Who do you want to be?

Climbing the career ladder takes more than just putting in the hours; you have to strive to grow, learn and lead in an ever-changing environment, adapting at every step of your ascent. Choosing a career is never altogether simple – and particularly when we are expected to decide in our teens what direction we want … Continue reading “Who do you want to be?”

Leadership is a team sport

Some leaders are so keen to prove that they are on top that they forget the shoulders they stand on to be where they are… Think back through your working history. Think of every leader you’ve had, since the first job you took in your youth, to the leadership team that supports you where you … Continue reading “Leadership is a team sport”