A culture is strong when people work with each other, for each other. A culture is weak when people work against each other, for themselves.
- Simon Sinek, http://www.startwithwhy.com
As we say goodbye to 2017 and usher in 2018, I might not make New Year’s Resolutions, but I do like to reflect - so, I am going to join those who are reflecting on their year.
Earlier today I was proud to launch the first Black Friday offering for my company Burning Leaf Creatives.You can read my post below: You may have noticed that today is Black Friday. In case you didn’t know, Black Friday is a major shopping day which originated in the United States. It grew in the States as [...]
Today starts with an exciting development - I'm finally interviewing for a vacancy that I can fill permanently within my team.This is only the second time I have been able to decide if someone is the right person for my team. The first time went really well - you can read through some of my [...]
Being a leader is a huge responsibility - not only do you need to look after yourself, but you are also responsible for taking care of those in your charge. Being able to use that responsibility, and privilege, can be tiring and draining. But it can also immensely rewarding. And this example from Starbucks proves [...]
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At the start of 2017, Leadfully from the talented bunch at SYPartners challenged their followers to chart a better course — or even a new one. They asked us to look back at 2016 and consider: What did you do well as a leader? What could you have done better? Then they asked us to look ahead [...]
Never mind the bollocks. Do not let others define you. Keep working for what you believe in. Do not give up. - Richard Branson, virgin.com