FAST Leadership Show – An Ounce of Image

You’ve all probably heard the phrase ‘An ounce of image is worth a pound of performance’ and like me you probably wish it wasn’t true, nut unfortunately it is.

Too often people with the right image get promoted above their more capable colleagues just because they look right, they have the right style even though, in […]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

Guest Post – The Lone Wolf: Ideal Special Forces Soldier?

Here’s a great guest post from Phil Lee about the recruitment process within Elite Special Forces and it examines the relationship between the importance of individual brilliance and teamwork.

Phil Lee is the CEO and Found of KUTA and he is a highly commended human resource Consultant, Coach and Training professional, with an extensive track record […]

By |March 1st, 2016|Leadership Secrets|1 Comment

Why We All Need Recognition ?

Watching the 2016 Oscars, I was reminded just how important recognition is, and the power it has to help push us forward to achieve new goals and reach new levels of performance.
Even for multimillionaires, the opportunity to be recognized in front of their peers represents the pinnacle of their careers. F Murray Abraham, who won […]

By |February 29th, 2016|Recognition|0 Comments

FAST Leadership Show – What Make A Success

What is Success? What are the key qualities needed to be successful? What role does luck play in success? Are there any common habits that successful people share that we should look to develop?

These are questions I am going my guest Chris Dessi the author of Just Like You, a book where he interviewed 24 […]

By |February 26th, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

6 Common Money Mistakes Small Business Owners Make

Guest Post recommended by NeoMam Services on 6 Common Money Mistakes Small Business Owners Make the origin article was written by Make It Cheaper and can be found here.

Whether you’ve just started in business, or if you’ve been running one for a number of years, there’s a good chance that one of your key aims […]

By |February 24th, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

Dream Big and Go For It!

 

Last weekend I ran my 10th marathon.

Not only was it be my 10th in total but it will also be my 4th in the last ten weeks. I ran West Palm Beach Dec 6th, Disney Jan 10th, Miami Jan 24th and I will run Fort Lauderdale on Feb 14th.

Now the reason I tell you this […]

By |February 22nd, 2016|Leadership Mantra|1 Comment

Twitter Chat February 22nd 2016 7pm Eastern with Dan Forbes

On Monday Feb 22nd 2016 at  7:00pm ET (New York time) I will be joining Dan Forbes for a twitter chat and you can join in and follow the discussion on twitter using the hashtag #leadwithgiants. To find out more about tweet chats click the link here.

I have been interviewed by Dan before and we had a […]

By |February 19th, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

Guest Post – 8 Things That Are More Important For Success Than Intelligence

This post was suggested by NeoMam Studios, and the work originally produced by Headway Capital. 

As someone who specialises in leadership coaching, consulting and writing its definitely the case that whilst in leadership intelligence is important, it’s definitely true that if you want to be a successful leader then you need emotional intelligence, as it’s all […]

By |February 18th, 2016|Leadership Mantra, View All|0 Comments

We can always coach skills, but we can’t always coach attitude.

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 so true. We don’t need to have a special talent to be able to do these ten things, and if we […]

By |February 17th, 2016|FAST Leadership, Leadership Mantra, View All|1 Comment

FAST Marathon Runner

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 Transparency) to run marathons.

I’m writing this blog today because on Sunday, Feb 14th, 2016, I will run my 10th Marathon.

I still […]

By |February 12th, 2016|FAST Leadership, Personally FAST, View All|3 Comments