The War For Talent Escalates

There is a growing recognition within the recruitment industry that the head-hunting business is booming, but the number and calibre of candidates required is proving hard to source. The ‘talent shortage’ is being felt in many sectors, as employers seek to fill vacancies in businesses that in previous years have found it necessary to downsize. […]

The Passion for Innovation inside the Unlikely Entrepreneur

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I have had the most amazing week! I had the pleasure of speaking at the LeadX where we had 8 remarkable women speaking on innovation, productivity and performance in a TED style event at QUT Business School. What a fantastic event with over 160 attendees who were inspired and empowered to be the best they can be! […]

Utilising the Power Pose in Leadership

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Utilizing the Power Pose in Leadership Quite bluntly, your body language shapes who you are, from one on one conversations to high end negotiations with potential employees and employers. Having a consciousness of how to match your pose to the situation is a learned skill, but knowing what is actually happening within your body can […]

6 Steps to Leading Change Through Neuroscience

Leading change is one of the most challenging parts of the leadership role. We humans aren’t always keen on changing the behaviours that we’ve become comfortable with so why would we do it just because our leader wants us to?  Well, in many cases we wouldn’t.  Or we’d do it ‘on the surface’ but lapse […]

The Science of Persuasion

In the past, many leaders used to rely on the authority of their job title to influence and sometimes coerce others into compliance. Today, we know that if we want to motivate others to put forth their best effort and be fully engaged, we need to use our emotional intelligence and people skills to build […]

Bad Leaders Are Contagious

There is much talk about great leaders being able to positively affect an organisation through decreasing turnover of staff, increasing sales…the list goes on and on. But what happens when you have an ineffective leader; does the opposite apply? The answer is quite adamantly, yes. An ineffective leader has a similar impact on an organisation […]

How to Stay Ahead of the Curve

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To be able to plan for the unexpected, we need to peer past the limits of what we can physically see and try to glimpse what lies just beyond the horizon. At first, this seems to be an impossible task. How can we glimpse a future event before it happens? Yet, being able to see […]

How to demonstrate thought leadership and showcase an innovative organisation

Thought leadership is a definite buzzword in today’s business world, but that does not make it any less relevant. However, what does it mean and how can you use it to your advantage in an innovative organization? A breakdown of thought leadership Thought leadership is essentially a component of content marketing and is all about […]