Secrets Of Leadership – 8 Critical Leadership Roles

Secrets Of Leadership - 8 Critical Leadership Roles The strategist: leadership as a game of chess. Good at dealing with developments in the organisational environment, giving vision, strategic direction and outside-the-box thinking to create new developments. The change-catalyst: leadership as a turnaround activity. Good with challenging and difficult situations, focusing upon re-engineering and creating new …

What Leadership Is All About

What Leadership Is All About Leadership is all about the following, and very little else: Providing meaning and purpose. Focusing on the right things to do and not things that are irrelevant or side-issues. Setting up the operational environment correctly. Getting other people to do what I want. Motivating staff so that they get things …

What Skills Does An Excellent Manager Have?

What Skills Does An Excellent Manager Have? Excellent management shows the following Skills, all day, every day: Loyalty Likes people and has a natural people focus Looks across the borders of their job to see other issues and horizons Shows Tact Honesty Self-confidence Optimistic Courageous Uses managerial power with respect Totally Trustworthy Has Ambition Shows …

Making Sense Of Leadership – Top Survival Techniques

Making Sense Of Leadership – Top Survival Techniques Leadership can be a scary and often lonely experience – to master the responsibility consider the following pointers and apply them to your own set of circumstances. Know what the target looks like.Make it your business to understand, really understand your organisation’s strategy and leadership expectations. It …

What Makes For A Good Leader?

What Makes For A Good Leader? Intelligence: sifting through data, making decisions, tracking projects running at the same time and managing many different types of resources. Technical intelligence: having functional and technical knowledge and skills so that they can manage difficult issues and make the right decisions. Motivation: managers need to be super-motivated, ambitious and …

Essential Management Skills – How Do You Measure Up?

Essential Management Skills - How Do You Measure Up?  How do you measure yourself against the following skills? Truly successful managers are experts in their field BUT also live and breathe the following key skills: Positivity: This will mean leading people and teams through good times and challenging times. The challenging times can be tough, …