No Trust, No Leadership!

Without trust there is no leadership.  Trust is the glue that binds leaders and followers togethers.

Trust helps build loyalty, helps build strong bonds  that will encourage followers to take on difficult tasks, go the extra mile and achieve amazing results.

I found this excellent graphic that I wanted to share, which shows where trust comes from.


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By |June 20th, 2016|Leadership Mantra, View All|0 Comments

Followers Have Influence Too!

This month I have been writing a lot of articles about leadership and influence. Why it’s important, how to build it, and how to use it.

Leadership is all about influence and the more we have the better the leader we can be.

But even as followers we have influence.

We can influence the directions that our leaders […]

By |June 15th, 2016|Leadership Mantra, View All|0 Comments

Emotional Intelligence Fail (Almost)!

I generally think I have good emotional intelligence, but today I nearly lost it, and I just wanted to share this example of how important emotional intelligence can be, and how for those of us who think we’re good at it, we still need to be aware and keep focused on it.



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By |June 13th, 2016|Leadership Mantra, View All|0 Comments

What Kind of Leader Should You Be?

One of the most common questions that I am asked is what kind of leader should I be and I look to answer this question this short video.


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By |June 12th, 2016|Leadership Mantra, View All|0 Comments

Psychology of The Grocery Store: Consumers

Psychology of The Grocery Store: A Look At Consumer Behavior
A recent article in the Wall Street Journal noted that a number of retail and grocery stores have experienced the worst quarterly sales since the recession.
Many believe that Millennials are the cause of this drop, as many grew up in the recession and may be paranoid […]

By |June 9th, 2016|FAST Leadership, View All|1 Comment

How To Look Confident even When You’re Not

It’s crucial for any leader that their team has confidence in them, especially in times of crisis.
But what happens when we lack confidence in ourselves? That can make it very difficult for us to project the kind of image that will generate confidence in others.
Here are 7 tips on How to Look Confident Even When […]

By |June 9th, 2016|Standing Tall, View All|0 Comments

What Someone Makes An Inspiring Leader?

What does it take to be an inspiring leader, what are the qualities and characteristics that one needs.
I was inspired to make this video after the sad news of the death of Muhammad Ali, who for me was one of the most inspiring leaders and inspirational people of the 20th/21st century.

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By |June 9th, 2016|Standing Tall, View All|0 Comments

Doubts Kill More Dreams Than Failure Ever Will

There are two key stumbling blocks that everyone has to overcome to start the journey towards their goals.
Two voices they need to get past, one internal and one (or possibly more) external.
The internal voice is the doubts we raise about our abilities and the possibility of us being successful. We can never outperform our self-perception […]

By |May 28th, 2016|Standing Tall, View All|1 Comment

Half A Millionth Mark – Persistent, Consistent & Humbling

Sunday was a Day of Double Celebration for me.
– I was selected #8 on the 50 Top Leadership and Management Blogs.
– And I also achieved the milestone of writing half a million words.
I want to thank everyone who has read, commented or shared my words, I truly appreciate it and it motivates me to keep going. These […]

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.


By |May 2nd, 2016|Leadership Mantra, View All|0 Comments