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Friday, 12 February 2016

Steve Baxter asks for the crazy: Why entrepreneurs quit their day jobs

“Is your idea crazy? Who cares, if people use it and it can generate revenue then all of a sudden it isn’t crazy.” by Dinushi Dias
 

Thursday, 11 February 2016

Planning a succession: Xero shows the way

What happens when your managing director of five years standing announces he's decided to move on? by Paul Wallbank
 

Tuesday, 9 February 2016

When leaders need to replace “I” with “we”

Switching the pronouns they use is one of the most profound ways a business leader can improve the way their company interacts with its customers and partners, marketing guru Seth Godin says. by Eloise Keating
 

Monday, 8 February 2016

Help! I’m worried my employees don’t like me

I’ve recently had to make such tough calls in my company and I’m worried that my employees don’t like me anymore. by Aunty B
 

Vulnerability is not a sign of a confident leader

There is a big push for authentic leaders to show their “vulnerability” but I think that is a mistake. by Amanda Rose
 

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

Why Bill Gates used to memorise his employees’ number plates

The Microsoft co-founder has given an insight into how closely he once monitored his staff. by Broede Carmody
 

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

Sand, surf and startups: Beach business lessons

This is a business analogy I need to share. by Sue-Ellen Watts
 

Monday, 1 February 2016

Why business leaders should sleep naked

Your body temperature can increase the depth of your sleep and reduce the number of times you wake up during the night. by Broede Carmody
 

Friday, 29 January 2016

Three TED Talks from inspirational women that will change the way you do business

Sheryl Sandberg’s powerful call to action, "Why we have too few women leaders", has had over 5 million views, but there are plenty of others that are just as relevant. by Faye Ferris
 

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