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What is your top barrier to delegation?

Could you do more delegation? Answer the delegation poll We all know how important it is to delegate yet often leaders and managers don’t do it as often as they could. The negative impact of this can include: Miss out on staff development

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Reaping The Rewards After Restructuring, Redeployment And Redundancy

For some people it must seem like a merry-go-round when they experience the upheaval of round after round of restructuring, redeployment and redundancies. Every few years the company is turned upside down and yet often doesn’t seem to gain the

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Top Tips for Giving Negative Feedback

Giving Negative Feedback A Modern intrapreneur will always look at the reality of a situation, including when somebody is not performing. I came across this article and thought it would be useful as there’s some great advice in there: 5 Tips

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Talent Dynamics Video

I’ve had a few people recently say that they really wished I’d been with them in a meeting where they would like to recommend the work I do! They could tell that there were underlying problems that would be addressed

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Could Becoming Intrapreneurs Make a Difference to Women Leaders?

An International Women’s Day Special for women leaders I was very interested to read some of the statistics below on weareequals.org* as part of International Women’s Day. Let me say before anyone gets riled up that I am not advocating that

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You never listen! Why ignoring your team in Decision Making could land you in trouble…

Not Listening When decision making? Have you ever felt that your boss didn’t listen to you, or has your team ever accused you of not listening to them in decision making? Research now demonstrates that this indeed can be the

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Smart Goals 2012: A Different Perspective…

I know, I know, another article about the New Year and smart goals, well hey, it’s January! This one however has something a bit different for you… A different perspective on smart goals As you are well aware, many people

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Free Webinar: “What is A Modern Intrapreneur?”

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Discover The New Definition of Being an Intrapreneur! In January 2012 I’ll be hosting a free webinar to share and discuss some thoughts on what is a ‘Modern intrapreneur‘. You see it strikes me that there is a real need

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Are you Doing This to Your Team?

Achieving Effective Teamwork – Really? I just had to share this article about teamwork that I came across on twitter. It really sums up the lack of respect that a lot of managers seem to hold for their team members. Or is

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The Surprising Truth about Employee Engagement…

How many people do you know that are miserable in their work? Even when people set up their own business it doesn’t always feel like the vision they created in their head before they made the leap… Its great that

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