5 good communication skills every leader needs

5 good communication skills every leader needs

Good communication skills are an important quality for any leader. Whether you lead teams, projects, organisations or your local chess club, it doesn’t matter. Leadership is about communication, and good communication skills will set you apart when other leaders fall short. Leaders with good communication skills reduce confusion and help people work together. Most importantly, […]

Handling conflict in the workplace. What’s your style?

Handling conflict in the workplace. What’s your style?

Handling conflict in the workplace is a key skill that leaders need to develop. Some leaders try to avoid conflict in the workplace while others attempt to overcome it through force and intimidation. Workplace conflict results from any situation where multiple parties are in disagreement or are striving for competing goals. There are clearly a number of approaches to handling workplace conflict, but […]

How to communicate effectively

How to communicate effectively

I see it time and time again in almost every company I have worked in. Leaders “communicating” important information in ways that really don’t work. Learning how to communicate effectively is a key leadership skill. Emails land in the inbox with key messages hidden inside mountains of links and text and it is up to […]