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If you’re looking for ideas or a little inspiration in relation to engagement, workplace culture and leadership in your small business, you’ve come to the right place. Browse our articles below.

Leading in Times of Crisis

Leading in Times of Crisis

Among many other things, the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic has caused me to think about leadership during times of crisis. While we look to the world's political leaders to provide us with information, support and guidance, people are also looking to their local...

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Effective Leadership – Food for Thought

Effective Leadership – Food for Thought

Effective Leadership is one of the most fundamental components of our exclusive Success Through People(c) Model. The simple fact is that the best, most sustainable businesses have great leadership. Leaders need to be effective from both task and people perspectives:...

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What Culture is YOUR Behaviour Producing?

What Culture is YOUR Behaviour Producing?

Those who know me well, in a professional sense at least, know that I'm a bit of a "culture nerd". I've always been curious about what makes some workplaces "work" (that is, where people understand what they are responsible for, they accept that responsibility, they...

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Getting Culture Right: Highlights

Getting Culture Right: Highlights

I was fortunate to recently attend the Australian Conference on Culture and Leadership, sponsored by Human Synergistics Australia.This annual conference is often a gold-mine of tips and inspiration in terms of the challenges and opportunities of workplace culture, and...

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3 Simple Ways to Stop Negative Self-Talk

3 Simple Ways to Stop Negative Self-Talk

We all get knock-backs occasionally. As the old saying goes, life is not all wine and roses (or beer and skittles for that matter). At these times, it can be a natural tendency for some to slip into a negative mode of thinking and self-talk: "Why does bad stuff...

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Leadership and the Value of Insight

Leadership and the Value of Insight

I've spent a lot of time over the years in the leadership development space - as a learner, facilitator, coach, avid reader and observer. One of the things I've learned along the way is that much of the literature and research in this area is focused on seeking...

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