Benefits of Coaching

No matter how good we may be, we can all benefit from coaching.

Coaching helps us fill in our blind spots; it helps keep us focused on what we do best; or it can encourage us to keep going when we are on the verge of quitting.

Even the best like Tiger Woods, Usain Bolt, and Michael […]

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Goals

As part of FAST one of my key take-aways for people is that they should limit their goals to a maximum of three.

One of the reasons for this is because when we try to focus on too many things, we usually end up focusing on nothing. As the saying goes if we try to catch […]

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How to Create a Winning Employee Retention Strategy

Here’s an excellent Infographic on how to create a winning employee retention strategy from Ajilon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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By |April 7th, 2015|Leadership Mantra, View All|0 Comments

FAST Leadership Radio – If You Only Have a Hammer …

As the saying goes, if you only have a hammer, then everything looks like a nail and when it comes to leadership we need as many tools in our bag as possible to deal with the the different types of situations and people that we will be asked to lead. In fact there tools we […]

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It’s The Squeaky Wheel That Gets The Oil…

Usually it’s the squeaky wheel which gets the oil, but in business, we really need to look and see whether that is the best use of our resources. Too often we waste valuable time and energy on squeaky wheels that just don’t warrant it.

We need to understand how to best prioritise our time, energy and resources […]

By |April 6th, 2015|Leadership Mantra, View All|2 Comments

FAST Leadership Radio – Branding, Networking & Connecting

Networking is a key skill that leaders need to possess, as all leadership is influence, and its networking that help us build that influence. Personally I am terrible at networking, it’s something I hate to do, and I try to get out of it whenever possible.
On todays show we are going to be talking with […]

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FAST Leadership Radio Show with Bobby Umar – Branding, Networking and Connection

Networking is a key skill that leaders need to possess, as all leadership is influence, and its networking that help us build that influence. Personally I am terrible at networking, it’s something I hate to do, and I try to get out of it whenever possible.
On todays show we are going to be talking with […]

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Why Talent Alone Is Not Enough

I was watching the film Million Dollar Arm, which is about the search for the first Indian athletes to play Major League Baseball, and there was a great leadership lesson in the film.

It’s such an important lesson, I thought I would share it here, because it is often one of the key differences between success […]

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Are You Working ON the Business or IN the Business

Many businesses fail, especially Solopreneurs, because people are too busy working IN the business rather than ON the business. In fact many don’t even understand the difference between the two.

There are many different definitions of working IN the business and working ON the business and I want to share with you my definitions as I […]

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Simplicity For EntrePreneurs

I ran a FAST Intensive Workshop for entrepreneurs at the weekend which was exceptionally well received and based on the feedback I got I wanted to share an insight we discussed heavily, and that was Simplicity.

When I talked about Simplicity, many of the attendees initially thought I was referring to how I could make their […]

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