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One of the keys to emotional intelligence is self-awareness.
The better we understand ourselves, the better we can understand our impact, and how we are perceived others.
Armed with this knowledge, we can look to make […]
Here is the winner of our July 2016 Guest Blog Competition.
Burning the Pancakes: 7 Steps to Empowerment by Ken Downer
Ken is the Founder, RapidStartLeadership.com
“Accelerating the Leader to Excellence”
Ken has been a leader in many capacities, from […]
This is the second time I have been invited to speak on the Crack The Leadership Code Summit with Dr Michelle Pizer.
Dr Michelle is one of my favorite interviewers, I love her passion and […]
When opportunities comes, especially media opportunities, we need to make sure that we can create a great impression.
As the saying goes, you never get a second chance to create a first impression, and if we […]
One of the least pleasant sides of management is letting underperforming, or disruptive staff go. It’s never an easy thing to do to tell someone they are no longer needed or wanted. However, it […]
As a leader, the toughest job of all is to drive change.
Why is that? Well because most people hate change, and getting them to do something they hate and don’t want to do is […]
I honestly believe that no one comes to work looking to do a bad job. Everyone wants to be successful, everyone wants to go home at the end of the day feeling like they […]
Empowerment leads to increased accountability and increased accountability leads to a higher probability of success.
When we delegate tasks to our staff, they do not automatically assume that they are empowered to deliver them, often […]
Creating an empowered team should be the goal of every single leader, but it’s amazing how many people in leadership teams refuse to do that.
In this video I cover why I believe that is […]
My name is Carine Tredgold, Chief Recognition Officer at Gordon Tredgold LLC, and today I am thrilled to share, with you, my first article in the Success Blog.
I am both proud of my job […]
There is a difference between knowing and understanding, and for years I knew about Empowerment, but I never really understood it.
It’s only when you truly understand something that you can fully benefit from it.
That moment […]
Empowerment is a very powerful tool in the leaders toolbox, and once mastered it allows us to create highly engaged teams that will take ownership of their work, which leads to amazing results. Empowerment […]
It’s one thing to empower our teams giving them the tools, the authority and the permission to do a great job, but none of that is going to help if we are constantly burning […]
When I first started blogging and building a following on social media, one of my closest friends said to me ‘what makes you think that you can stand out against all of the other […]
There are two key stumbling blocks that everyone has to overcome to start the journey towards their goals.
Two voices they need to get past, one internal and one (or possibly more) external.
The internal voice […]
I saw great meme today which I wanted to share because I thought there was a great message for leaders in it as well as for individuals.
Here’s the meme.
I like this meme because it’s […]
When I talk about being a FAST Marathon Runner, I am not talking about how long it takes me to run a marathon. I’m talking about how I used FAST (Focus, Accountability, Simplicity and […]
Guest Post from Resourceful Manager
Need some additional inspiration to help you become successful?
These empowering quotes from inspiring women leaders might help motivate you to reach the next level. They come from different walks of […]
Guest Post – 7 CEOs Saving The World
Bigs thanks to NeoMam Studios for suggesting this guest post by Guarantor Loans.
There’s always a lot going on in the world, and one of the issues we […]
Guest Post – 8 Ways to Conquer Self-Doubt
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Everyone struggles with feelings of insecurity and self-doubt from time to time, even those who might […]
Being a good parent involves many of the same skills as being a good leader.
I was reminded of this when I read the following poem by my good friend Pete Leighton. Pete does a […]
Guest Post – You’re Right Nobody Listens To You And Here’s Why!
Executives regularly say that poor communication is the biggest problem in business.
But the real problem may be listening.
The truth is, we humans are […]
As leaders our goal is to simplify the work of our organisations, and the simpler we can make it the more successful we will be.
Tony Robins says that “Complexity is the enemy of execution” […]
Giving Candy To Strangers (published 2015 by Next Century Publishing), is one of the best books that I read in 2015, and I highly recommend to everyone, and if you’d like to buy a […]
Hans Hickler is founder and CEO of Ellipsis Advisors. He is an Executive coach and also acts as advisor to CEOs globally – Having spent almost 15 years as a CEO in numerous regions, […]