Monthly Archives: November 2015

“I’d like to share some feedback”

Imagine you are just about to share some feedback with an employee. The feedback could be very positive, or it could be – as HP often used to say – a “development opportunity”. After you have asked the employee to … Continue reading

The Power of Purpose

Do you recall that story about President John F Kennedy and the janitor at the NASA Space Centre in the early 1960’s? Kennedy had made a declaration that the USA would put a man on the moon during that decade, … Continue reading

Got a Maverick in your team?

There was a great article in Director magazine this month from their Information and Advisory Service.  The writer used Bond’s wayward character from Skyfall, when he played dead and started a boozy retirement near a tropical beach; hardly a model employee … Continue reading