Getting a promotion to a leadership position is a career breakthrough that many people hope to achieve. To the lucky individual, it is a sign of recognition and appreciation for their actions. However, as the excitement of career advancement sinks in, with it comes fear and anxiety. The new expectations that accompany the position may […]
As a Millennial coming up in your career, you may be approaching your first leadership position, if you aren’t there already. Well this is for you. During my career as a young military leader I’ve made a ton of mistakes. I want to share with you the hardest lesson I’ve learned:
When I first joined the […]
4 Modern Innovations Every Entrepreneur Should Know
The best trends in tech are often set by entrepreneurs, not large companies. There’s a reason why most success stories start in someone’s garage — the ability to work with new tech without the trouble of corporate red tape gives up-and-comers the ability to jump on new trends and […]
If you want success, first you have to be an effective person. But procrastination plagues us all. It is the root of many problems, and no one is immune from it. From students to lecturers, to even some of the best leaders, we all procrastinate and it leads to countless precious hours wasted.
So first off, […]
I never thought that Executive coaching was not something I would ever sign up for, in my mind that was only poor performers or under performers needed coaching and I never saw myself in that category.
That all changed a little over 10 years ago when DHL decided to incorporate coaching as a key part of their leadership development […]
I am often asked to come and speak or give seminars on Motivation at companies and Leadership Conferences, and the HR departments calling me are always a little bit stunned when I say “No!”
After a moment’s silence, they say, “But you’re a leadership expert: you consult, coach and speak on leadership and success; surely you […]
Trust has always been an important component of leadership, but in todays world, with the rise of Social Media and the expectations that Millennials have of leaders trust and trustworthiness have become even more important. In todays show our guest is John Blakey, the author of The Trusted Executive, and he’s going to share with […]
Many business owners wait until it’s too late to start thinking about their website’s cyber security. They believe their business is safe and won’t get hacked, even though it happens to websites every day. More often than not, those websites had a proper security plan in place, it just wasn’t enough.
There’s no time like the […]
There is a big difference between being productive and being busy. It’s easy to be busy you probably have people queuing up all of the time to keep us us busy.
But you need to learn how to say no to them, because if you don’t then you will be focused on working on their goals and […]