National Hygiene Week 14 – 20 September 2020

With so much focus on hand sanitisation and the wearing of face coverings and your priority of creating and maintaining a Covid-19 secure working environment, have you taken the time to think about food...

The benefits of online learning.

One of the benefits of lockdown, where employees have worked from home, has been the reduction in the amount of time that employees have spent travelling when commuting to and from work. Many employees...

Develop the emotional intelligence necessary to support a thriving agile culture.

Leaders want their staff and colleagues to be the best they can be. An emotionally intelligent workforce can support your thriving agile culture. Now, more than ever, leaders need a workforce that is agile, able...

Your Position in the Marketplace: What makes you different?

Everyone who has ever read a book or blog about sales and marketing, tried to break into a new industry, or really heard anything about the best way to run a business will have...

Taking up your first directorship?

From the moment you become a director, you are no longer responsible just for your own actions, performance and responsibilities, but for those of everyone in your company or corporation In fact you become legally...

Why Time Management is Critically Important

Time is limited: it doesn’t last for ever. We need to make the best use of it we can Whether we’re thinking about the amount of time we have left on Earth, how we’re going to...

Improving your leadership through humour

Today, interpersonal skills are critical to our personal and professional success. In the workplace, we are increasingly encouraged to improve our capacity to handle relationships judiciously and empathetically. Organisational humour can create positive energy within...

Managing Growth

You started your business a few years ago, it’s going well, you’re paying yourself a decent salary but what now? Do you want your business to remain all about you or do you want it...

What is management?

What, exactly, do we mean by management? Different textbooks and management gurus give different definitions. Many are along the lines of ‘achieving desired goals through planning, organising, directing and controlling’. A shorter – and...

The Art of Negotiation

Whether you voted Leave or Remain, you were probably bewildered by the Government’s excruciating attempts to negotiate a withdrawal agreement with the EU. Few of us are involved in negotiations of such importance and complexity,...