As a CEO you probably ask yourself many questions…I have the first one you SHOULD be asking right here.
The boardroom and the battle field aren’t too different. You must shield your employees, build the strongest team and lead that team to victory.
85% of what we know we have learnt through listening. Yet only 2% of us have had any formal education on how to listen.
In celebration of Best Friends Day, let’s take a look at the ways in which positive friendships can impact our lives.
Research shows that relationships are central to our health and wellbeing and can be one of the most rewarding aspects of our life. However, for a friendship to work, there has be a balance between the two parties – not one person having their needs met whilst others are overlooked.
I am a firm believer in the value of face-to-face communication. However, over the past few weeks, I have been impressed by a story of hope and support – that has resulted from an on-line relationship.
In the corporate world, with its emphasis on self-promotion and networking, many introverts feel immense pressure to act like extroverts. Such individuals may even worry that they will be overlooked for promotion, so in order to compensate, they may go to great lengths to pretend to be extroverts and often end up feeling frustrated by trying hard to be someone else.