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Values – Making sense of what’s important

Getting clear on your values can really help in identifying things that may not be working for you. This paper provides a link to a process for doing this.

The Value Of A Clear Leading Purpose

A clear leading purpose gives both focus and confidence.

It’s about the Will To Do

Discusses the fact that it’s as much about having the will to do something in respect of managing your boss, as it is about knowing how to do it.

What keeps you up at night?

A technique to help surface the things that are incomplete and can result in broken sleep and stress

Get Some Motigation Going

One of the most frequently asked questions during our high performing team leadership sessions is ‘How do I motivate my team?’
Many people think that motivating their team comes during inspirational speeches or by cheerleader type behaviour which many managers don’t feel they can do. Others think that motivation is achieved by a bonus or by a raise and depend on that even in the face of evidence that it doesn’t increase motivation.

Most people walk past the motivational effects of good day to day management and in particular something that a good leader should be doing well regularly, and that is delegation.