Keeping the employees happy is one of your primary objectives as a leader and a business owner. Happy employees who genuinely enjoy working for your company always produce better results and are often more productive than unhappy ones. There is also the fact that happy employees care more about what they do and the wellbeing […]
It’s always good to be thinking and looking ahead when you own a business. A new calendar year is the perfect opportunity to do just that. Instead of continuing with the usual business processed, use the New Year to evaluate what you’ve been doing well and what changes are necessary.
Look at trends and seek out […]
I was reading an article about great leadership qualities, and while the list was very good and had many qualities that you would expect. Such as Authenticity, Accountability, Nurturing, Great communicator, Humility, Motivating, Inspiring, etc., there were some key qualities that I thought were missing. Here are five qualities which have helped take my leadership to that next […]
As 2017 comes to end its a time of reflection on what has been achieved and a time to think about the big bold goals that we will set for ourselves in 2018.
I’ve always been a fan of setting big bold goals. Goals that inspire us to achieve more, goals that really test our limits because […]
I’d love to say that my leadership journey has been perfect and that ever since I stepped into my first leadership role, I was successful, but that would just be an out and out lie.
Not only have I made my fair share of mistakes, but I have probably also made enough to cover for several […]
When you look at the statistics for failure the numbers are staggering!
70 percent of projects, 80 percent of first business and whopping 95 percent of product launches fail to meet their target. Many of these failures happen for the same reasons. Reasons which can be easily avoided if you take a little bit of care and […]
7 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Be Looking At Nigeria
When you hear “Nigeria” many thoughts run through your mind. You begin to think of every possible reason why that name seems to evoke some emotion in those that hear it; for better or for worse.
Many have come to associate the name of the most populous black […]
You spend ten to fifteen years studying and gathering an education and learning the skills that are supposed to land you the jobs that will help you create the life you want.
The only problem with that is, the formal education doesn’t really teach you about mindset, dealing with people or about how to react in […]
Ever since I started work, way back in 1985 the pace of change has always been one of the challenges that people have to face in order to remain competitive in the workforce.
The rate of change seems to have increased year on year and it doesn’t look like it’s going to be slowing down anytime […]
I started to create a course on leadership and influence for Udemy, and it got me thinking about my influences and wondering who had had the biggest impact on my career.
Recently I’ve written about my father, and what he taught me about life, dealing with people and how to act and react to situations.
This had […]