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Leadership Inventory. View Inventory.

10 Leadership Ingredients. Leadership – What is it? Leadership is the relationship between the leader and the followers. A leader influences the followers to generate “above and beyond the call of duty” effort towards the vision. Full article.

Generating Commitment Throughout Your Organisation. 1. Develop Current Leaders. 2. Focus on Discretionary Effort. 3. Engage Both Logic and Emotions. Full article.

Leadership Judgment. Judgment is a critical factor in leadership. In fact, it is the core of leadership. Full article.

Strategy Quadrant. Full article

Trust. The three critical elements of trust Full article.

People Judgment. Virtually every leaders relies on their executive/senior management team. Full article.

Strategies for New Leaders. 1. Promote Yourself. 2. Accelerate Your Learning. Full article.


Performance and Behaviour

Behaviour: The Bridge Between Strategy and Execution. The key to performance is behaviour. It is what people do and do not do that counts. In order to improve performance, managers must know how to manage staff by knowing how to manage behaviour on a practical level. Full article.

How to Improve Performance. The II DO-IT model is the process to target and provide positive consequences for those critical behaviours that align to the business goal. The process is continuous and involves six steps. Full article.

Analysing Performance Problems Flowchart. Use this flowchart to analyse performance problems. View flowchart.

Purpose versus Effect. The purpose or objective of an endeavour should align with the actual effect of that endeavour. Full article.

Where Success Thrives. Success thrives at the strengths/passion intersection. Full article.

Teamwork. Full article.

How to Run Effective Meetings. Full article.

Time Management. The simplest, most effective time management tool ever created is … Full article.

Risk Taking. Full article.


Effective Management Communication. Everyday you are faced with hundreds of communication opportunities with three different levels of people. First, your peers, second, your bosses, and third, those people you need to do things for you. How you respond in these interactions is crucial. These communications determine what work gets done, how quickly it gets done, how well it is performed and so forth. Full article.

Effective Management Communication Quick Reference Card. Use this Quick Reference Card to identify the communication skill, when to apply it, and the effect it will have. View Quick Reference Card.

Pinpointing. Pinpointing is selecting and describing a specific desired behaviour. The first step in pinpointing is to select the critical behaviour that influences a business result. Full article.

Positive Feedback. Positive feedback is providing information on the specific behaviours and performance of a person. Full article.

Guidance Feedback. Guidance feedback is providing information on an incorrect response so that the person can improve their performance. Full article.

Assertion. Assertion is standing up for your rights and feelings while respecting the rights and feelings of others. Full article.



Does Behaviour-Based Safety Actually Work? With so many approaches to safety improvement, it is difficult to ascertain which approach is actually best. Guastello (1993) conducted a comprehensive review to address this issue. Full article.

Safety Behaviour Myths. Some Common Myths. 1. Safety is just common sense. 2. Safety should be the number one priority. 3. Zero harm should be the safety goal. Full article.

Understanding and Changing Safety Performance. Even with engineering, education and management systems accidents still happen. Why? Full article.

Safety Culture. When attempting to improve safety culture, organisations oftentimes only focus on frontline staff. After all, that is where the accidents happen … Full article.

Safeguard Article. Accentuate the positive … Full article.


Breakthrough Relationships

Breakthrough Relationships. The typical contract model below focuses on the contractor doing something for the client, and the client doing something for the contractor. The relationship between both parties is oftentimes adversarial as each party aims to give less and receive more. Full article.

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