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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: GuidesLeadership

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

The question of fit in an organisation

In episode 8 we talk to psychologist and New York Times best-selling author John Amaechi. We cover a range of topics including teamwork, leadership and the question of fit in […]

Posted in: PodcastsLeadershipTeams

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. […]

Posted in: VideosConfidenceLeadershipPressureResilience

Rule #9

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

Posted in: The RulesLeadership

Leadership is a (worthy) burden

In episode 7 we talk to Keith Hatter CEO of PlanetK2 about Leadership. The podcast explores challenges leaders face, motivation and what skills and knowledge are needed to be a […]

Posted in: PodcastsLeadershipMotivation

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

Authentic or Inauthentic Leader?

Leaders are constantly told that they must be authentic. When it comes to upholding values, simply giving your feelings and thoughts free rein may be the worst thing you could […]

Posted in: ViewpointsLeadership