Monthly archive for August 2015

Leadership is about the Heart Count, not the Head Count

Leadership is about the Heart Count, not the Head Count

I have been following Simon Sinek for some time now and enjoy his daily dose of leadership inspiration. I posted his first Ted Talk a few months ago about the meaning of Why and now wanted to share his next amazing and inspirational talk. In this talk,

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Shock, horror Gen Y’s are taking over the Workplace

Shock, horror Gen Y’s are taking over the Workplace

It’s official, in the US, younger workers aged between 18 and 31 (Millennials) have recently surpassed Gen X’s, to comprise the largest share of the workplace. How are we going to survive in business with all these young, mollycoddled, self-absorbed, lazy people taking up the bulk of

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When and Why Name Badges Suck!

When and Why Name Badges Suck!

Recently I was in a store waiting in line to be served and I came across a staff member who was wearing a name badge similar to this one. Sam (not his real name) was proudly wearing a name badge with his name and the words “Here

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It’s a feedback desert out there!

It’s a feedback desert out there!

A number of companies, such as Accenture and Adobe to name a few, have recently made the decision to ditch the annual performance review process. About time I say!! Having worked for a large multinational company, Shell, for a number of years, I was involved in the

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Do You Put Your Employees First?

Do You Put Your Employees First?

Many managers and owners keep telling me they can’t find good people to work in retail. One manager even told me as long as they turn up for their shift she’s happy! I do know it has become harder to find the right people, what with the

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