How colour can make you a better leader

Colour is all around us, yet we often don’t think about the effects of the shades we wear. From appearing assertive to the intellectual, colour can change others’ perceptions of us, as well as of ourselves. Whether you decide to incorporate certain colours in your day to day outfits or to overhaul your office with [...]

By | October 21st, 2020|Leadership|0 Comments

How leaders can use stress for better results

It’s a common misconception that business leaders are somehow programmed to be able to effectively deal with stress, and believe it or not, this isn’t always the case. However, a good method of leadership is to try and find ways of dealing with stress that can be used to your advantage. Using stress for success [...]

By | October 14th, 2020|Leadership|0 Comments

3 negative leadership traits to avoid

If you work in a leadership role and you're concerned about making a mistake, we've put together a list of three negative leadership traits to avoid so that you can steer your team in the right direction. Lack of discipline Being a successful leader is less about creating balance with your responsibilities and more about [...]

By | October 9th, 2020|Leadership|0 Comments

The most common leadership styles explained

As a corporate business leader, over the course of your career, you will have experienced a wide range of leadership styles. In order to be the best leader possible, it is important that you are able to not only recognise different leadership styles but know when and how to display them yourself. In this blog [...]

By | September 28th, 2020|Leadership|0 Comments

Negative leadership styles adopted under pressure

When you are a leader of a company, you will naturally want to lead your colleagues and subordinates in the most effective, positive way possible. Many leaders, however, adopt negative leadership styles when under pressure, often without even realising it. In this blog post, we outline some of the most common, negative leadership styles. 1. [...]

By | September 25th, 2020|Leadership|0 Comments

Four management traps to look out for

Being in charge is difficult, and some people take to it more naturally than others. Even the best employee can find themselves out of their depth when placed in a leadership role. Luckily, leadership can be learned like any other skill. There are a number of common traps that many bosses fall into, and avoiding [...]

By | September 22nd, 2020|Leadership|0 Comments

How to handle leadership mistakes

Making mistakes is part of being human, but when you have the responsibility of being a leader, one of the best ways that you can demonstrate your leadership abilities is by handling your mistakes in the right way. In this blog, we'll be looking at a few tips for dealing with mistakes as a leader. [...]

By | September 17th, 2020|Leadership|0 Comments

Co-worker to manager: How to make a smooth transition

It is natural for employees to move up the ladder in organisations that have space for workers to do so. One of the most obvious step-ups is to become a department manager for the team that you were originally part of. This can be a daunting step as you now have responsibility for your fellow [...]

By | September 16th, 2020|Leadership|0 Comments