sarah August 1, 2017 No Comments

Discover and demonstrate your Executive Presence

“You need to develop your Executive Presence.”

Hands up if you have received this as feedback?  Or maybe you have heard someone mention it and thought to yourself: sounds good, but what actually is Executive Presence?

You are not alone in wondering what this popular, catch all term refers to. A lot of people are told to develop it but very few actually know how to define it.

Until now.

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manager March 6, 2017 No Comments

Walk the Talk – Develop you authentic leadership style

Delegating is hard.
People not following simple instructions is frustrating.
Finding time to lead when there is so much to do is impossible.

How we do business has evolved and so has the role leaders play. They are the coach, the communicator, the glue for the team, the motivator and inspirer and the person responsible for reaching year on year, double digit growth targets.

It’s tough, it’s a role that is a lot of hard work and takes commitment. And yet we often find ourselves in leader roles, without realising what we have signed up for so no wonder things are hard, frustrating & impossible.

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manager July 11, 2016 No Comments

The secret to creativity

We’ve probably said it to ourselves and also heard other people say it, “Oh, but I’m not creative.” And we say it so many times that we start to believe it – creativity is reserved for those people who can paint a picture, design a pattern, build a piece of furniture.

Well, you are wrong and I have an exercise to prove it. I have been trying to organise and de-clutter my computer as I can never seem to find anything these days and I came across a great creative thinking exercise that I had completely forgotten about. You can use it in groups or by yourself to get the creative juices flowing and it really does work!

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