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Leadership Excellence for the Digital Age

Leadership at the helm of progressive organizations is becoming increasingly difficult with the lure of efficiency-driven technology, powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), significantly impacting the corporate landscape. 

Article by 12 September 2017

Adele Swan
   

Book Review – Managing at the Leading Edge: Navigating and Piloting Business Strategy at Critical Moments by Tom Rose, PhD

Today’s VUCA world requires new leadership capabilities to navigate businesses successfully through volatile and uncertain times. Drawing comparisons between the business world and the challenging and often dangerous world of sailing, Managing at the Leading Edge aims to present an evidence based approach to high performance leadership and encourages leaders to think differently about how they successfully manage change.

Article by 7 July 2017

Graham White
   

Book Review – The Change Catalyst: Secrets to Successful and Sustainable Business Change by Campbell Macpherson

If Coincidences mean you're on the right path as suggested by Simon Van Booy, then the two significant coincidences which collide to make this book possibly one of the most informative and influential books you will have the opportunity to read this year are ensuring you are not just on the path to successful change you are on the highway to it.

Article by 7 July 2017

Gary Cookson
   

Songs of (ap)prais(al)

Hardly a week goes by without another article about how performance management is changing and how the annual appraisal is dead. Indeed, I blogged about my own thoughts on this around a year ago.

Article by 6 July 2017

Gary Cookson
   

Prepare to be boarded

In this blog I'll discuss the importance of creating the right experience for new employees during the onboarding and induction period. In this phase, future levels of engagement by that employee are either set upon a solid foundation or are doomed to failure.

Article by 29 June 2017