All the fun of the fair -employee engagement success!

Not so long ago, I had the delight of working with a very creative leader. There had been a recent merger of departments and we had been tasked with putting on a market stall event to share what all the parts of the business did. Our Team Lead held a meeting suggesting we took on … Read more

Effective Problem-Solving – Duck or Dive

  So are you a ducker or diver? Effective Problem Solving   “Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership.” Colin … Read more

Creating Harmony with your team

Have you ever been in an environment where the atmosphere feels constrained and conversations are muted and far from genuine? If you are the team leader you need to consider why it’s happening and how you can promote real open and honest conversations. Without people being free to share ideas and thoughts openly, creativity is … Read more

Creating Successful Creativity for Office-Based SME Teams

How many times have you seen Leaders and Managers build a great brick wall where new ideas are concerned, which seems impermeable?  What does that do to morale and employee engagement?  Well, it stifles it and eventually, team members just switch off.  In turn, the business doesn’t move with the times nor does it evolve … Read more