Friday
Sep022016

LEADERSHIP ON TOP: HOW MANAGERS AND OTHERS BECOME LEADERS

My new book "Leadership on Top: How Managers and Others Become Leaders" has just been published and all the information and purchase details can be obtained at the dedicated webpage www.vividpublishing.com.au/leadershipontop/ . The book is available in paperback and as an ebook from all the major global online retailers as well. A new page on our own website is under construction and will be devoted to news about "Leadership on Top".

Thursday
May052016

LEADERSHIP AND THE BETTER PERSON

Does leadership require us to be a better person? I believe it does - that it is a value-laden acitivity that does require us to accept new responsibilities and to be bigger than our regularly self-absorbed self. This question arose for me in some recent work I did for a major aquaculture company and this article explores these themes. Remeber that you can access all the back copies our articles through a thirty second registration process.
Friday
Sep182015

STRATEGIC SUCCESS FOR LEADERS

In this Article I argue that leadership is about achieving goals and that my test for true leadership is that it has an impact which is beneficial. I explore some major approaches to strategy making for leaders and examine in detail a process developed at Proctor and Gamble for making strategic choices. Remember that a 30 second registration process will enable you to download all our Articles for free and to go on our mailing list to recieve quarterly leadership updates.

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Friday
Sep182015

LEADERSHIP AND HIGH PERFORMANCE

In this latest article I explore the relationship between leadership and high performance. I argue that it is part of the core work of modern leadership to bring the best out of people and to influence them to work and perform really well together. I suggest various ways that leaders can achieve that. Remember that a 30 second registration process will enable you to download all our articles for free and to go on our mailing list to receive the latest quarterly leadership updates.

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Friday
May082015

LEADING YOUR ORGANISATION TO SUCCESS

What have you been doing lately to move your organisation to a higher level of performance, collaboration and creativity? What have you been doing lately to change your organisation for the better? In this Article I describe some of the great leadership work that I have observed senior managers undertaking in their own organisations. I argue that human beings are naturally adaptive, inventive and cooperative - we have proven it throughout history despite all our efforts to the contrary. It just take some leadership in organisations to bring these qualities to the fore. Don't forget to take the thirty seconds to register to read all our Articles for free.

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