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The one thing all great leaders have in common

As leaders in a world fraught with uncertainty and volatility, we are unable to control external events or circumstances. What we can control however, is the way we interact, react and respond to effort within the workplace. Consistency is defined as, "Acting or done in the same way over time, especially so as to be fair or accurate”. A dependable leader is someone who inspires confidence, autonomy and belief among their peers and staff. Less time worrying about how a leader is going to take charge provides employees more time to focus on growing the business and servicing customers. Just as importantly, the by-product of this is the respect leaders gain from their employees – because inconsistency breeds fear. ...

Leadership today: what qualities are we looking for?

Over the past 30 years in my role as a corporate consultant and leadership trainer, I have had the privilege of working with countless individuals in senior executive positions. I have observed and studied their behaviour and personal characteristics to get a better understanding of how they operate and how people respond to their direction. ...

Can you regain your passion for something after losing it?

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I may get a promotion but I am worried I might not be able to deal with the stress

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Learn to Delegate Tasks Like a Pro

There’s a fine line between being a working manager and a micromanager. Learning to delegate tasks like a pro will help ensure you and your team’s future success. Here’s what you need to do... ...

Giving your staff due recognition can play a big part in keeping them

With an endless war for talent and the consequent brain drain in the job market across various industries....... ...

Inclusiveness is key to getting the best out of multicultural teams

Carolyn, from mainland China, took over a finance and accounting management team....... ...

Essential Tips for Better Leadership

Whatever your current leadership skill level may be, there is always room for improvement and with these essential tips for better leadership, you can be well on your way towards the C-suite in the near future. ...

The whole package: Herbert Vongpusanachai mixes management with mentoring in his role as MD of DHL Express (HK)

One of Herbert Vongpusanachai’s priorities in the coming weeks is to get out on the road, partly to meet key clients and business partners ....... ...

Fuji Xerox looks to hire systems-savvy ICT staff

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