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Are you a visionary leader?

Are you a visionary leader?

It is very rare to find someone who will point in a direction off the well worn paths of the industry the organisation belongs to and say 'lets go there'. In my opinion there are three reasons it is so rare to see visionary leadership. 1.) Institutionalised thought...

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Our body is like a credit card.

 Our body is like a credit card.   After being on-call for transmitter issues and managing a 24/7 business for a decade and a half, I've seen my new business as an opportunity to look after myself a little better.   You see, since I first started managing...

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Authority = permission to author

Authority = permission to author

Leaders are story tellers. They tell the story of the great vision. They tell the story of where their people have come from and where, collectively, they are going. But most of all, leaders tell the story of who people are. As engaging as the vision may be, people...

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Password Troubles. Here’s a solution

So you need to change your password every 6 weeks. Or the new application you just started using requires a capital, a lower case, a number and a special character - but the password you usually like to use doesn't fit that pattern, and you just know you’re not going...

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Articulating the vision that you see

Articulating the vision that you see

I had a coffee with a friend of mine who runs a large services business. He was struggling because his business had plateaued. It was one of the bigger businesses in our area. In fact it was really a big fish in a small pond and he really needed to jump into a bigger...

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