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Monthly Archives: February 2014

A Random act of Leadership

Time to Read: 22 Seconds If leadership isn’t about helping others… Then I don’t know what it is about What random act of leadership will you do – this week, today, right now, to help someone? That person in your team that you have never quite connected with, next time you see them ask “how’s it…Continue Reading

Jim is ACE in pack

HAVING enjoyed a six-year spell as a Managing Director in a major UK company Jim Collins is well qualified to comment on the question of leadership. He has a few cards up his sleeve. Crucially, though, he makes sure his workforce have the ACE – his key watchwords; Autonomy, Confidence and Empowerment, because, for Jim,…Continue Reading

Join In The NL Forum – Today

INTERACTIVE websites. Given the chance would you vote FORUM? Well, Naked Leader advocates people becoming involved, comment, be in the game – none more so than where company founder David Taylor’s blog is concerned, entitled Naked Leader Week. Among the recent jewels was, ‘All the things that are wrong with you‘ which started with ‘Dear…Continue Reading

One Team – One Vision

INSIDE your team, debate, discuss and decide – then go forward with one voice. Providing everyone has had a chance to have their say, and been genuinely listened to, they will go forward with you. ‘One team – one vision’. This does not mean you are ‘against’ other teams (we can all be in more…Continue Reading


Whodunnit? Was it you? Are you guilty? Was it you that broke all the rules of humility and believed an idea you had was genius? And, if it was, did you next break all the rules of conformity and actually go ahead and do something about it? And, if it was, did you then break…Continue Reading

Believe In Your Goal

LIFE can be an obstacle course. And often, what stops us achieving success is a barrier that comes from within, manifesting itself as an inability to believe in the likelihood of our achieving that goal. It may look sunny outside but this hovering cloud within convinces us it is going to rain and if it…Continue Reading

How to Pass that Exam

Time to Read: 3 Minutes Maximum Time to Watch: 5 Mins 51 Secs (It’s worth it)  Purchase an MP3 of our Companion Visualisation track ensuring you are in the right state to study and Pass That Exam. Just £2.50 – money back if you’re not satisfied. How to Pass that Exam (please forward to anyone…Continue Reading

Bin The Books

IN business, rather like in your very own Room 101, one of the top 10 items you should consign right now to the fires of hell are useless manuals from the training courses you never did anything with. I know they stand as testament to your policy of lifetime learning, but be honest, have they…Continue Reading

You have 3 Seconds…

Time to Read: 3 Mins Maximum You have 3 Seconds… To make a personal, powerful impact. That is the maximum time in which we decide if we like someone, or not. If someone doesn’t like you, they won’t trust you, value you or do business with you. And, if someone hates you on the first…Continue Reading