How is your to-do list looking today? How many things have you crammed on there? I bet it's as long as your arm! What are you thinking? How on earth are you going to get all that done in one day as well as have all those meetings, oh and it would be nice to… Continue reading To-do, or not to-do
Meetings are an essential part for the smooth running of any business however far too often meetings meander along with no purpose and no drive, meaning they take far longer than they should. No one likes to feel like their time is wasted so how can you optimise for successful meetings every time? Start with… Continue reading Make meetings a success
It’s so important to use your 121 sessions effectively. Having your team run an endless list of to do items past you every week will not be an effective use of theirs or your time. Instead I would like you to consider ways in which you can empower them to “own” their own development. In… Continue reading Coach, don’t tell
On Monday I set you a challenge. So today I simply ask - did it stick? Did you manage to stick to your intention of practising three new ways of working? Did you manage to utilise them everyday? I really hope that you managed to integrate your new ways of working and that you've found… Continue reading Did it stick?
How do you get the most out of your day? With a never-ending to do list an obvious answer is often; I will work longer, the more hours I put in, surely the greater the rewards? There is a place for this thinking as long as it is short term to get a project over… Continue reading Smarter is better