An influencer is someone who is influential. We all know someone like this. They are the person who everyone listens to, the person who other people go to for advice. They are often leaders, but equally they may be in the background, doing their thing behind the scenes. To become an influencer takes time and […]
One Simple Answer to Why Healthcare Is Failing
Going all the way back to May of 2010, it was already apparent why healthcare was failing and really, it wasn’t the system but rather a lack of leadership. Across the board, any plan instituted by government of the past eight years came to a screeching, failing halt […]
4 Things that Employees Expect from a Great Leader
As a business owner, it’s not only important to be a good boss – you must also be a good leader to the people whom you work with. As the person in charge of your company, it’s down to you to ensure its success, which often means […]
How to be a Better Manager
Whether you run a small health care practice or a large production firm, management skills are vital to your success. Bad management can lead to an unhappy workforce, unsatisfied customers and clients, a high staff turnover, reduced morale and efficiency, and a negative atmosphere. Sometimes it can be easy to […]
What is leadership? What’s the difference between leadership and being a leader. If you ask 20 leadership experts to define what leadership is you’re probably going to end up with at least 22 different answers or opinions. One of our challenges is, if we cannot really define leadership, how can we look to improve it.
While many business people claim that they don’t have time for hobbies, it’s vitally important to any professional to maintain a work-life balance – and that means getting out of the office. Hobbies can build a variety of skills and knowledge bases, whether you’re climbing mountains or reading the latest bestseller.
Whether focused on personal development or on […]
Here’s my interview on your best manager where we talk about mentors, influences and my leadership journey.
Interview – Key Takeaways
1:29 Gordon Tredgold’s Career Path
4:11 Who was Gordon’s Best Manager and Why?
8:10 Love Leadership: You’ve got to show your team that you care
9:09 Quote: “People don’t care what you know until they know how much you […]
Although leadership is often perceived as a skill in its own right, it is in fact comprised of several sets of skills that work together to create the inspirational personality of great leaders. Outstanding communication is one of the most essential and valuable sub-set of leadership skills, as being a great communicator can make all […]
As leaders we need to focus on building self esteem within our teams because when we do that it will help to increase their confidence which will have a positive impact on their performance and results. According to Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs Self esteem is one of our basic needs, and the more we can […]
Not all great technical ideas result in great products or successful start ups. The internet is littered with tales of companies who just couldn’t figure out how to monetize their idea, Alta Vista springs to mind but there are many many others.
On todays show we are going to be talking to Anil Sethi who is […]