Tag: organisation

Guest Post –  The Lone Wolf: Ideal Special Forces Soldier?

Guest Post – The Lone Wolf: Ideal Special Forces Soldier?

  • Gordontredgold
  • Mar 1st, 2016

Here's a great guest post from Phil Lee about the recruitment process within Elite Special Forces and it examines the re....

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20 questions for Leaders 12/20 Hiring

20 questions for Leaders 12/20 Hiring

  • Gordontredgold
  • Mar 15th, 2013

From 20 questions for Leaders: When faced with two equally-qualified candidates, how do you determine whom to hire? Easy....

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20 Questions for Leaders 10/20 Aligning Values

20 Questions for Leaders 10/20 Aligning Values

  • Gordontredgold
  • Mar 14th, 2013

From 20 Questions for Leaders: How do you ensure your Organisation and its activities are aligned with your "core values....

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20 Questions for Leaders 2/20 Decisions

20 Questions for Leaders 2/20 Decisions

  • Gordontredgold
  • Mar 10th, 2013

From 20 Questions for Leaders: What are the most important decisions you make as a leader of your organization? For this....

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Importance of Performance Ratings

Importance of Performance Ratings

  • Gordontredgold
  • Mar 1st, 2013

As we go through the current round of performance ratings it's important to remember what the roles of these processes a....

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Leadership Legacy

Leadership Legacy

  • Gordontredgold
  • Feb 24th, 2013

As a leader what do you want your legacy to be? Do you want to be remembered as a leader who delivered great change, si....

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Peter Principle

Peter Principle

  • Gordontredgold
  • Feb 11th, 2013

As we start our climb up the professional ladder, the skills which allow us to advance are usually expertise in our area....

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Plan, Plan and Follow the Plan

Plan, Plan and Follow the Plan

  • Gordontredgold
  • Jan 9th, 2013

Previously I have mentioned that I think planning is one of the dying arts, especially within IT, and that we should inv....

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Beware of Sibling Rivalries.

Beware of Sibling Rivalries.

  • Gordontredgold
  • Sep 20th, 2012

When we are looking at transforming an organization into a high performing organization, not all of our teams are going ....

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Is organizational structure important?

Is organizational structure important?

  • Gordontredgold
  • Sep 9th, 2012

In many organizations we spend a significant amount of time reviewing the organisational structure, tweaking it, changin....

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