business growth · strategic vision

With a new year almost here, are you and your team ready to excel?

With only weeks to go to the start of a new year have you done the necessary to give your people the flying start needed to achieve your goals for 2014? What are your goals? Have your team been involved in setting them and are they on board? What are your smart numbers and do… Continue reading With a new year almost here, are you and your team ready to excel?

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Is the perceived lack of employee engagement really a lack of manager competence?

Confused? Let me explain. Like many business owners you have invested in the annual Strategic Workshop with your senior & middle management team. Together you set the vision, agreed on the strategies that would get you there, got the buy-in and commitment on the who, what, when & where. Sounded great at the time, you… Continue reading Is the perceived lack of employee engagement really a lack of manager competence?

business growth · fitness

Are You Fit to Lead?

A question that has popped up several times over the past 8 weeks of my quest to regain fitness is just how fit are most leaders? From my experience as a management consultant on the Gold Coast I suspect that the answer for most would be “not really”. What do I mean by fit to… Continue reading Are You Fit to Lead?

fitness · Fitness · lifestyle · strategic vision

Dare to Inspire – feedback after week 1

It’s Tuesday night, just in from a frustrating, long day of work. So easy to convince yourself that you deserve a nice glass or two of wine & settle in for the evening in front of some mindless TV, movie/music streaming or internet browsing? Wrong! For those of you who read “Dare to Inspire” you… Continue reading Dare to Inspire – feedback after week 1

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Strategic Planning Workshop – Key to your Success!

As many of you who have been following my blog would know, I am a big believer in business’ holding an annual 2 day strategic planning workshop with key employees. Why, you may ask? When I first suggest this to business owners they resist; citing the cost, the time wasted, or that they don’t need… Continue reading Strategic Planning Workshop – Key to your Success!