February 2020

Why You Need to Develop Your Influencing Style in 2020

By |February 4th, 2020|Categories: Influencing, Leadership, Personal Development|Tags: , , , , , , |

What exactly is influencing; and importantly, how can you develop this essential skill? In essence, influencing is the ability to affect the character, development, or behaviour of someone or something else. And the ability to [...]

January 2020

5 Steps to Developing an Agile Team Culture

By |January 21st, 2020|Categories: Career, Team Development, Virtual Teams|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Before we get into developing your ideal agile virtual team culture, it’s worth thinking about what exactly we mean by ‘agile’. An agile team is a cross-functional group of individuals that have the necessary people [...]

Why You Should Be Using Your Webcam For Meetings

By |January 7th, 2020|Categories: Career, Virtual Teams|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Organising meetings that are productive and efficient is a fine art. And never more so if you are developing a virtual team who are too far away for regular face to face meetings.  A recent study on trends in high performing global teams concluded that [...]

December 2019

Tackling Introversion Bias in the Workplace

By |December 17th, 2019|Categories: Career|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Diversity has become a big issue in the workplace over recent years.   As a leadership coach, I’ve worked with many managers and leaders who are doing their best to incorporate diversity and inclusion in their [...]

Gender Inequality – Are You Treating Your Team Members Differently?

By |December 10th, 2019|Categories: Team Development|Tags: , , , , , , |

Despite all talk of equality in the 21st century, you don’t have to cast around very far to see gender bias still at work across many companies.   A recent Forbes article stated that our unconscious biases are significantly holding women back [...]

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