To recruit or not to recruit?

To recruit or not to recruit?

Month: February 2016 When is it the right time to recruit? Working out when to recruit a team member can be a little tricky. The decision is made a lot easier if you know exactly how much more turnover is needed to cover the cost of that person. Here’s a useful...
Long and boring meetings…..

Long and boring meetings…..

Month: November 2015 I recently ran a training session with one of my clients on how to run effective meetings. This particular business had dozens of internal meetings each month and found that they often over ran, weren’t focused and effective and involved a number...
Are you comfortable?

Are you comfortable?

Month: September 2015 Being comfortable is not exciting, it’s certainly not interesting and it often leads to complacency. If you feel it’s time to get re-energised, time to get some fire in your belly, here’s a short exercise for you. Grab pen and paper and take 15...
Time to be more effective?

Time to be more effective?

Month: August 2015 Ever got to the end of a busy day and thought ‘what have I actually achieved today?’ Be more productive and control your time better with these 5 tips: 1) Make time more visible by using an electronic diary to manage all tasks, meetings and...