Very often we find ourselves in a role, or promoted, and we feel like an imposter, we are wearing a mask. Whilst we may know how to do our role, if we are expected to lead a team, work effectively alongside different peers, departments – and manage upwards, it can be tough.
In this video we will be discussing how to become an authentic leader at your company. We talk about the various issues you face whilst being a leader and how you can unlock your full potential in this role.
I’ve written about both these subjects before but not together. Vulnerability is a key aspect of being an authentic leader and allowing your colleagues and teams to see the real you.
If you want to find and develop a satisfying career, you need to create a solid career change strategy and an important part of that is your personal SWOT analysis. What is exactly is a SWOT analysis?
Business and marketing mentors and coaches talk about being authentic and being unique in business, but what does this really mean?
It is the end of the first quarter and time to check the score. Just as planning your goals for the coming year should always begin with a look back at the year in review, so planning your busines for the rest of this year should take a look back at the first quarter.
Very often people are promoted into a role because of their technical experts, and competency in the role, and then are expected to be ‘leaders’ as they are given bigger responsibilities and areas, possibly people, to drive forward.
Okay so any job, career, or profession is going to have elements that you just cannot stand. It may be having to give presentations, travel a lot, complete lots of burdensome processes. I can’t think of any job where that is not the case. So here are a few tips to help you find the bits you do love instead
Setting career goals are something that everybody ought to do as they start their and progress careers. Setting these goals permits you to get some focus and make sense of precisely where you need to be and to what extent you anticipate it taking you to get there.
1970 Steve Wozniak was working for Hewlett-Packard. Steve Wozniak initially designed the Apple 1 PC while working at Hewlett-Packard and he offered it to them, on first refusal to his work. They declined to take up the offer!