Monthly Archives: October 2010

Communication Tips

I have had three expert opinions on both my web-site and blog.  All of them have valid points and I now have a long list of changes and edits to make.  The advice included:- Ensure your messages focus on value … Continue reading

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How to Get Value From Networking

I have been very lucky and actually won work as a direct result of networking.  This doesn’t happen on the first networking meeting.  Just turning up and telling people who you are and what you do is not enough.  You … Continue reading

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Using business tools to develop effectiveness

Most business leaders will know and have used tools such as PEST, PESTLE and SWOT as a useful framework to develop their business strategy.  Some of these tools are equally effective when applied to your own personal effectiveness.  Take the … Continue reading

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What is emotional intelligence?

Successful leaders are found to score highly on emotional intelligence. Some studies claim that 90% of leadership effectiveness is directly attributable to a persons’ EI.  “We are being judged by a new yardstick; not just how smart we are, or by … Continue reading

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3 Key Questions on The Equality Act – are you prepared?

Much press has been given to the Equality Act which comes into force today.  Basically it is an amalgamation of a number of previous acts and legislation.  There are, however, changes and new items for employers to take into account.  … Continue reading

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