3 Ways Emotional Leadership Will Strengthen Your Team

3 Ways Emotional Leadership Will Strengthen Your Team

Of all the professional panels you’ve attended, how many began with a hug? It may surprise you, but that’s exactly what happened at a recent SXSW session on emotional leadership. The purpose of the hug was to remind us all that emotions in the work environment are not...
The One Trait I Have Seen Derail Leaders’ Careers

The One Trait I Have Seen Derail Leaders’ Careers

What makes one leader successful while another “crashes and burns”? If there is a tipping point in a leader’s career, what would it be? In my business life, I have seen individuals develop into remarkable leaders and I have seen their colleagues...
How Memorable Leaders Create Their Legacy 

How Memorable Leaders Create Their Legacy 

I see most leaders at the finishing line of their career or tenure looking back over their journey to think about what they accomplished; what they will be remembered for. Politicians are famous for this. They reflect on the programs, policies and legislation their...
Top Five Leadership Challenges: How to Overcome Them

Top Five Leadership Challenges: How to Overcome Them

There are many challenges that all managers face. Whilst these challenges can arise at any point in a manager’s career, they can be particularly prevalent for newer or first-time managers. We’ve compiled a handy list of these challenges with tips on how to combat...
Why You Can’t Afford to Skimp on Employee Engagement

Why You Can’t Afford to Skimp on Employee Engagement

We’ve all heard the case for employee engagement—higher engagement levels lead to greater employee output, increased productivity and favorable business outcomes. So why do so many leaders treat engagement like just another task on their to-do list? The short answer:...