October 2015

27
Oct

Compelling Scoreboard 2

Visibility and ownership are the two principles that underpin the power of a compelling scoreboard. The most important of these is ownership.

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22
Oct

Compelling Scoreboard 1

Jayne started a new job. It was the first time she had ever taken what might be called a management job. She was in charge of a small team of people and she was nervous; nervous for a number of reasons.

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14
Oct

Has the team had a good day?

When your team goes home on an evening, do they know whether they have had a good day or not?

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08
Oct

Another Day, Another Dollar

These words take me back to my first significant management job. I was young, ambitious and raw. I had managed to land a role which definitely took me to a new, a higher and more challenging level. I had been given the opportunity to run a significantly bigger business than I had been used to.

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01
Oct

Have you maxed out professionally and personally?

Marshall Goldsmith is one of my favourite authors on leadership and I was re-reading his excellent recent book ‘Triggers’ when I came across an interesting comment. He was talking about a client who said he wanted to change, but didn't really mean it.

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