The art of effective delegation

The art of effective delegation

Leadership Development Have you ever asked a team member to do something only to find that surprise, surprise, it hasn’t been done? Chances are that this happens daily or weekly. Even worse is that you may feel that you can’t trust your team to do certain activities...
A lesson from Team Sky

A lesson from Team Sky

Month: May 2016 In 2009 Dave Brailsford was appointed Performance Director for the newly created Team Sky. Team Sky was put together for one key reason – to win the Tour de France within 5 years. Before then, no British cyclist had ever won the Tour. Over the 5 year...
The Question?

The Question?

Month: October 2015 I am regularly asked, ‘what is the secret ingredient to building a sustainable growth business?’ My answer is always the same…all things being equal, it is about having the right people doing the right thing. The reality is that there are so many...
Culture

Culture

Leadership Development What drives culture? Do you ever think about the culture in your business? It’s easy to dismiss culture as something that’s fluffy or not relevant, but I’m not so sure. The way your employees act, think and behave is a direct result of the type...