6 Habits of True Strategic Thinkers

 6 Habits of True Strategic Thinkers This is an interesting post on http://www.inc.com from Paul J. H.Schoemaker Paul is Founder and Chairman of Decision Strategies Intl.  He is also a speaker, academic and entrepreneur.  He is Research Director, Mack Ctr for Technological Innovation at Wharton, where he teaches strategic decision-making. His latest book is Brilliant Mistakes: Finding Success on the Far Side of …

Leadership and Emotional Intelligence

Using emotional intelligence can help you succeed as a leader. But what is emotional intelligence, and why is it that success in life sometimes seems unrelated to intelligence and how hard you are prepared to work? In 1996 Daniel Goleman wrote his groundbreaking book “Emotional Intelligence“. His exhaustive research had confirmed that success in life is …

Confidence and the Passionate Leader

The ability to make good decisions quickly is fundamental to leadership. But if you are diffident and afraid to make, and commit to, decisions, skills in communication and empowerment will not make up the difference. Luckily confidence is something that you can work on with a business or career coach and the results are usually very successful.

When things go wrong! Giving criticism and negative feedback! Seven Ways to Be!

When things go wrong Sometimes in leading or managing a team we need to give criticism or negative feedback.  Not everything can be perfect every time.  Sometimes things go wrong.  And sometimes that something is down to an action or lack of action by a person or a group of people. First and most important be …