Value Driven Leadership or Result Driven Leadership

Value driven leadership seems to be very much in vogue at the moment with many companies implementing leadership programs that are value based.


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12 Months On

12 months ago today I signed the contract to publish FAST with Next Century Publishing.

It’s amazing how much effort goes into producing a book even after it’s written and I want to thank all the ghost writers,  editors, designers, proof readers, my wife and of course my publisher Ken Dunn for helping me get my […]

By |March 31st, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

How to Lead a Digital Transformation

Leading A Digital Transformation

We are in the midst of the digital revolution, one which is changing the face of business, with new business models where the biggest taxi firm has no taxis, the biggest book seller no bookstores, the biggest provider of hotel rooms has no hotels. For companies who can ride out the digital […]

By |March 31st, 2016|FAST Leadership|0 Comments

Form Is Temporary, Class Is Permanent. Really?

Form is temporary class is permanent is a phrase I have often heard in a sporting context, and it’s usually used in the context of explaining why a perceived great has given a poor performance, or why we should over look other players in the future, in preference to the perceived great.

To say I hate […]

By |March 29th, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

The Secret to Good Gardening is Taking Care of The Weeds

Good gardening is not just about growing good plants; it’s also about getting rid of the weeds.

Good plants need the right environment in which to grow, they need fertile ground, nurturing and watering.

When we have weeds, they compete for the same resources that our good plants need and often they are virulent taking more than […]

By |March 25th, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

Comfort Zone Friends or Prison Guards?

There’s a well known saying by Jim Rohn that states  We are the average of the 5 people we spend most time with.

These five friends are the one’s that help define our comfort zone, in fact we have a shared comfort zone with all of them. 

Now whilst this might not be a limitation, it does […]

By |March 23rd, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

Who or What Inspires You?

I wrote a post yesterday about over coming our self limiting beliefs and I got a tremendous amount of positive feedback. People writing to me, telling me how much they needed to hear that, and that I had inspired them to push do more, to not accept limits and to never say never.

During one of […]

By |March 22nd, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

Hope Is Not A Strategy

Leadership is about creating Vision, getting people to buy-in to the Vision, coming up with a plan to meet that Vision and then executing.

We need all of these elements to be successful. If we have a Vision without a plan, then that’s a wish and we are relying on Hope to help us achieve it […]

By |March 21st, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments

How To Get A Team To Exceed Its Full Potential

As Leicester City continue the journey at the top of the premier league, it’s fascinating to see how the manager, Claudio Ranieri, handles the situation.

When you look at some of the other teams who have won the league, like Chelsea, their manager Jose Mourhino, called himself the special one, at Manchester, it seemed like it […]

By |March 20th, 2016|Leadership Mantra|0 Comments