GIVING FEEDBACK TO TEAM MEMBERS WITH MORE CONFIDENCE

Giving Feedback Confidently

Does the thought of giving feedback to your team members fill you with anxiety and dread?   In the last few months I have been supporting leaders and managers in their performance management and annual performance appraisal process, and the question I get asked most is “how did you get confident giving feedback to your staff?”…

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LEADING YOUR TEAM THROUGH A CRISIS AND UNCERTAINTY

Leading Your Team in Crisis and Uncertainty

HOW SHOULD I BE LEADING MY TEAM DURING THESE UNCERTAIN TIMES? I know.  It’s challenging. You’re the Leader. Your people are looking to you to help them make sense of it all and to have some certainty and reassurance that their jobs are secure, that everything will be okay. The coronavirus pandemic has reminded us…

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HOW TO INCREASE STAFF ENGAGEMENT

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The success of your team, and ultimately of your business, is directly linked to how engaged your staff are in their work. Your job as a leader is to increase the staff engagement in your team. This blog will give you two important elements in how to increase staff engagement. What do 4 year olds…

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LEADING OUR EMERGING LEADERS

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WHAT DO OUR TWEENEADERS NEED? I went shopping with my 12 year old daughter this weekend. It was an expedition to get her some new clothes. She’s a tween- not quite a teenager, no longer a little girl, she’s in-between – and boy oh boy it’s an interesting time. Do you remember when you were…

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LEADING THE FUTURE WORKFORCE

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WHAT DOES OUR FUTURE WORKFORCE NEED FROM OUR LEADERSHIP? This year I’ve been watching my son embark on his first year of University, and turning 18 years old.  He’s studying Engineering and the transition from school to uni life has been an interesting, and at times challenging, one for ME – I mean “him”! LOL…

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WHO ARE THE HEROES IN YOUR TEAM??

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Okay, I admit it –  I am a massive MARVELS, JUSTICE LEAGUE and DC fan!  I love the Hero Journeys and totally buy into Every. Single. Movie!!! So when Aquaman hit the cinemas, well, lets just say – I was EXCITED! You see, I actually believe that there is a heroes journey in every single…

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Burnout – avoid it this end of year

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End-of-year Burnout : its a thing…. The end of year strikes a cord in all leaders – from a flurry of activity to get things done and completed to the dreaded team wind down, or even worse BURNOUT. We’ve all experienced it. That long awaited end. Your eyes firmly fixed on that Christmas shut down…

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Leadership is a Game

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Connected Leadership is a Game Every great team is made up of not just talented, motivated and committed individuals, but of individuals who apply their leadership of self in a way that adds value to the work of the collective group. Bill Beswick, the Author of “One Goal”, and renowned performance psychologist and mental skills…

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How Leadership Impacts the Customer Experience

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Have you ever had a CHEERS experience? If you know the TV Sitcom Series “Cheers” then you understand what Im talking about. Yes, that’s the one – “where everybody knows your name”. We all seek out that place, that experience where we feel like we belong, we feel welcomed, cared for, special, and part of…

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