Category Archives for Leadership

Leadership Skills – What is Leadership?

Whilst most of us understand some of the key leadership skills required to be a leader, the question “What is a Leader?”, which at first seems like a simple question, can prove difficult to answer even for seasoned leaders. The Oxford English dictionary defines a leader as: “A PERSON WHO RULES, GUIDES, OR INSPIRES OTHERS” Other definitions […]

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Leadership Primer

If you’re a new leader, or looking to begin learning about leadership then start by reading these articles: The Difference Between Management and Leadership The Different Styles of Leadership Action Centred Leadership Advanced Leadership If you’ve read the articles above, take a look at some of my favourite articles from this category: The Change Curve […]

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Develop Great Leadership and Communication Skills

No matter what level within an organisation you are currently at, you can always improve your leadership communication skills. The skills below are easy to practise, and will make you engage more meaningfully with those you work with, and deepen and broaden your understanding of the issues at hand so you can make better decisions. […]

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Emotional Intelligence and Leadership

Think back to your school days and then project forward to today, and you will probably observe that it wasn’t always the cleverest kids who went on to become the most successful. That’s because success, along with successful leadership, isn’t just about having the highest IQ. Emotional intelligence and leadership are interwoven. Emotional intelligence argues […]

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