All on the same side: as business moves out of the bunkers, it’s time to focus on contribution and strengthen relationships

As the pandemic restrictions lift, businesses will look to surge ahead with their plans, be it launching a new product or moving into new markets. One thing is for certain – there will be plenty more surprises to come. That’s part of the territory for a start-up or a scale-up project, to run from oneContinue reading “All on the same side: as business moves out of the bunkers, it’s time to focus on contribution and strengthen relationships”

How to stay laser-focussed by handling distractions more powerfully

Do you ever end the day frustrated with the amount you have achieved, or irritated with yourself for wasting time on the wrong things? No matter how organised you are, we all face a constant stream of opportunities to shift focus away from our planned work.  Whether you have a number of requests for yourContinue reading “How to stay laser-focussed by handling distractions more powerfully”

Maximising the value of your mentor relationship

The leaders we coach often sit on both sides of the mentoring relationship. Part of our work is to ensure that leaders engage and leverage a network, and when they invest in mentoring, they maximise the value of the relationship.  The more effective mentors seem to have a magical combination of relevant experience and wisdomContinue reading “Maximising the value of your mentor relationship”