Leadership(69)

Take control of your performance review

It’s a great feeling when you take control of your performance reviewing. It’s your performance, so assert your ownership and responsibility.

Posted in: ToolsLeadershipReviewing

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Performance reviewing

Most Leaders don’t use performance reviewing properly and the performance of those they lead suffers as a result. 55% of people don’t think their performance reviews are effective*. And that’s […]

Posted in: GuidesLeadershipReviewing

John Lewis and high performance

I had the privilege of meeting Sir Stuart Hampson, ex-chairman of John Lewis talk about their famed level of employee engagement and customer satisfaction. Much of what he said reinforces […]

Posted in: Performance insightsCultureLeadership

Are you Superman or a target monkey?

I’ve got a Superman tattoo and I sometimes get asked why – mainly by my exasperated and disappointed mother but not exclusively. Perhaps I believe I share some of his abilities […]

Posted in: Performance insightsCultureLeadership

Knowing me, knowing you...

All of the best teams that rise to the top of their performance arena usually have an extra dimension to their armoury – they really make the most of the […]

Posted in: Performance insightsLeadershipTeams

Why Employee Engagement is in danger of disappearing up its own arse

In episode 12 Chris Shambrook talks to Keith Hatter about his popular LinkedIn article on Employee engagement. Sit back and enjoy!

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One System Thinking

The world of work often looks at life through an individual lens. Goals, performance and results are often set and reviewed on an individual basis. Rewards often follow suit. Unsurprisingly, […]

Posted in: KitbagsCultureLeadership

An interview with Dr Tom Evens

Dr Tom Evens is an outstanding emergency medicine consultant and we had the privilege of interviewing him at our recent PerformanceFest Lounge event. Sit back and enjoy this fascinating interview, performance decoded […]

Posted in: VideosConfidenceLeadershipPressureResilienceTeams

Dr Tom Evens saving lives

Dr Tom Evens is an outstanding emergency medicine consultant and we had the privilege of interviewing him at our recent PerformanceFest Lounge event. Here’s a taster from his compelling interview. […]

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Rule #9

If you have the word leader in your title then you're doubly responsible.

Posted in: The RulesLeadership

Rule #11

HR's job is to lead on making people perform better, not be happier.

Posted in: The RulesLeadershipPerformance

Rule #13

Teams in search of a purpose are strictly forbidden.

Posted in: The RulesLeadershipPerformanceTeams