Category Archives for Leadership

Action Centred Leadership: John Adair

Action Centered Leadership is a model developed by John Adair in the 1960’s. The model is a simple template which can be used to guide us in the management and leadership of any team. Action Centred Leadership is sometimes referred to as The 3 Circles Model. Adair’s Action Centred Leadership model comprises of three elements […]

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Leadership and Uncertainty

Leadership in times of change is a difficult thing. You may be a Vice President responsible for over 1,000 people but in a huge organization you may still be a couple of layers removed from the organizational wide decision making body, or, you may be a program manager trying to lead a program team in […]

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Do you have a BHAG?

The term BHAG was first proposed by J Collins and J Porras in a 1996 article, Building your Company’s Vision, and later used as part of their book, Built to Last. BHAG stands for Big Hairy Audacious Goal and is a tool used to help businesses create a long-term vision which is both visionary and […]

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The Greiner Model

The Greiner Growth Model describes the different phases that organizations undergo as they grow in size. These phases are agnostic to organization type – they apply to all organizations in all industries. The model is essentially a tool organizations can use to understand the underlying reasons for problems a growing organization is likely to encounter. […]

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