The Role of Confidence in Leadership

The Role of Confidence in Leadership

I’ve seen a lot of leaders struggle with creating change, organisation-wide or within a smaller team.They have a vision of the new way, can articulate it well, and yet there’s still a struggle. Apart from that super tricky thing called patience, because...
What Can I Say?

What Can I Say?

Every time I think about what to put into this post this week, I go still. I’m like a thoughtful statue. The events of the past week run through my head as my body is in pause. I stare at the ducks outside but my mind is elsewhere. Russia invaded...
But I Know The Answers…

But I Know The Answers…

But I know the answers. How can I actually stop myself from telling them what to do or taking over and doing it myself? This coaching tip is linked to the Leadership Skills Checklist. Specifically, the skill: You’ve switched from doing the tasks yourself to...
When Is An Idea A Good Idea Or A Bad Idea?

When Is An Idea A Good Idea Or A Bad Idea?

As leaders, we are assessing ideas ALL THE TIME. This can be our own ideas, or from our teams, colleagues, the “higher-ups”. Figuring out which to follow, and which to ignore, is a key part of our job as a leader and manager. Sometimes we come up with an...