Tag: Leadership

What Type of Leader Are You?

What Type of Leader Are You?

When we think about leaders, it’s tempting to group them into two categories – good or bad. Maybe there was a former manager who made you feel like you weren’t good enough. But maybe there was also a former boss who valued your strengths and helped you to reach your personal goals. We talk about leaders and leadership every day in the business world.

How To Be A Manager

How To Be A Manager

I was in my mid-20s, working for a large Financial Services company in Liverpool and had recently taken over a really challenging team from another manager who had been “let go”. It was one of those great career development opportunities – although I did wonder if perhaps, they had just not been able to find anyone else! I remember going home one Friday evening after surviving my first week as a new manager thinking about how I had no idea what I was doing – and that I needed to read a “How To Be A Manager” book.

Keep Calm and Carry On: Investing in Talent After Brexit

Keep Calm and Carry On: Investing in Talent After Brexit

Investing in coaching could mitigate the risk of a diminished talent pool after Brexit, says Denise Chilton.   Research from the CIPD has found that Brexit will make it harder to recruit qualified talent. 72% of HR professionals expect the competition for talent to escalate and 61% predict further difficulty recruiting senior and skilled employees.   Executive Coach Denise Chilton…

WebinarThe Manager's Pit Stop: How to have great working relationships

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