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Business Leadership

Business Leadership is a never ending pursuit

Business Leadership 

In my opinion business leadership is very different to management, influence or planning. Read on if you want to learn more. Leadership comes from not just who you are, but how you are perceived by others. We all need leadership skills in our lives – no matter what role you play in your business.

The role of the business leader is to inspire those around them and this will deliver commercial results. Also, I believe the role of the leader to create a vision, set the values, and align everybody to those and also to make sure that every team member is aligned to the plan.

Much of my time I spend exploring every aspect of Business Leadership and in this selection of posts I share what I have learned myself, and also what I have discovered and applied from reading books, and attending seminars.

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I think you will find that there is much to explore about Business Leadership in these blogs and I have sorted them into several sections to help you navigate. And ultimately get the most value from them. Perhaps you could consider this a one stop shop on becoming a leader.

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Catch up on the Leadership blog posts by ‘chapter’. below:

Tidying up: Why ‘stuff’ is out of fashion

Tidying up: Why ‘stuff’ is out of fashion

“Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like.” Will Rogers Self storage is a booming business. This billion-dollar industry is growing at 1.5% annually according to IBIS world.  That's s a lot of...

A reflection on Influence

A reflection on Influence

Influencing Others You've probably heard me talk for a while now about influencing others and the difference between leadership, management and role models — and why we need all three. There is a big conversation about the ability of people to influence others and it...

Taking pride in your work is paramount

Taking pride in your work is paramount

Importance of Pride in the Workplace The pride people take in their work transcends to their homes, their education, families and communities — Leonard Boswell It’s a simple statement, but it says a lot. We spend so much of our lives at work so it’s important to...

Bringing purpose back to business for FY19

Bringing purpose back to business for FY19

Purpose Driven Business Last week I flew back from an amazingly enriching experience, where I rode horseback for days on end to reach a dwindling community of reindeer herders in remote northern Mongolia. I met local people, slept in an ancient teepee with a dirt...

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