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Empowerment on a Plate

Empowerment on a Plate

Time to Read: Runny Yolk Empowerment on a Plate I have many books on my shelves about ‘empowerment’ I have started some, and finished none – I just don’t understand the long words, the theory and even the idea that people need to be empowered at all – when you were born you didn’t wait to…Continue Reading

Top 10 Rules for Meeting Etiquette

Top 10 Rules for Meeting Etiquette

Time to Read:  When you’re bored in a meeting   Top 10 Rules for Meeting Etiquette Always wait for late-comers before you start the meeting – it would be rude not to. Professional meeting attenders will need to be reminded what meeting they are in. Make sure that all actions have more than one name –…Continue Reading

A Journey in China    

A Journey in China    

Time to Read:  A good few thousand years A journey in China Last month I had the honour, privilege and excitement to be invited to China, by the leaders of the Hua Tao project – www.huataoecovillage.com Simon Jones (Chime Communications and adviser on Naked Leader PR) and I visited The Forbidden Kingdom (wow), drank Chinese…Continue Reading

The Choice of Opposites

The Choice of Opposites

Time to Read:  Under 54 seconds to read – longer to decide The Choice of Opposites Neither of them are ‘right’ or ‘wrong’ by the way – you decide which help move you closer to you outcome, and which move you further away… Which do you say more, “And” or “But”? Do you believe it…Continue Reading

Top 6 people priorities of leaders around the world (Next week – Top 6 profit priorities)

Top 6 people priorities of leaders around the world (Next week – Top 6 profit priorities)

Time to Read: 10 Seconds for each priority Top 6 people priorities of leaders around the world (Next week – Top 6 profit priorities) Based on conversations with CEOs; blogs/articles; enquiries to us and work with our client partners. 6. Technical people – “How do we turn good technical people into great leaders – is it…Continue Reading

7 Questions to ask any potential Leadership/Consultancy/Coaching Partners 

7 Questions to ask any potential Leadership/Consultancy/Coaching Partners 

Time to read: 7 x 10 = Around 70 Seconds 7 Questions to ask any potential Leadership/Consultancy/Coaching Partners. I wish I’d had this list when I was an IT Director! Speed – Will we see positive, measurable results within one week of starting our partnership? Money – Are you an investment or a cost – i.e. will…Continue Reading

The perks of having an office dog

The perks of having an office dog

Time to Read: 1 Minute   The perks of having an office dog When I visited the HQ of Percol Coffee in London, I met Lupo…over to Harriet Matley, Marketing Executive… It’s no secret; we’ve all got a favourite colleague. It’s not awkward, and it’s openly spoken about. His name is Lupo. He’s bright, entertaining, friendly,…Continue Reading