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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

Wednesday, 27 January 2016

Why giving is good for business: TOMS founder Blake Mycoskie shares six steps for building a global social enterprise

For shoe retailer Blake Mycoskie, the act of giving is fundamental to business success. by Ronelle Richards

The most important thing a leader can do, according to the chief executive of one of America’s leading software companies

“People naturally defer to ideas that come from the CEO or other executives, but it’s essential for people to know that their ideas really matter.” by Broede Carmody

Monday, 25 January 2016

Customer centricity and brand

Amid a whole jargon-filled lexicon of customer experience related terms "customer centricity" puzzles me the most. by Michel Hogan

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