Call in the Specialist

Call in the Specialist

If the job is specialized, you need a specialist I love the true story of the chairman who completed an assessment and gave himself maximum marks for every question. When asked why he replied: “Because I am the chairman.” If you are going think like a leader you have...
A toolbox full of pictures

A toolbox full of pictures

The insanity of dabbling One of the most exciting things about living during this time is the creativity, and the incredible rate at which things are being invented. Add to this the amount of new information that is available online, and for the creator/explorer types...
Three Questions

Three Questions

Lead by listening. To be a good leader you have to be a great listener.”Richard Branson One of the most consistent remarks I hear from staff is that their leaders do not listen. One of the shifts in thinking when becoming a leader is getting used to the reality that...
What did you expect?

What did you expect?

“Expectation is the root of all heartache.” William Shakespeare Expectation is also the root of all disappointment. I have never seen “Clairvoyant” on any job description. There are cases where team members seem to be able to read the mind of the leader, but these are...