3 Secrets to High Performance Teams

This article first appeared in the the HR & Education Section of Singapore Business Review portal on 20 March 2013. http://sbr.com.sg/hr-education/commentary/top-3-secrets-high-performance-teams Productivity is a big buzzword everywhere today, and companies are always looking for ways to increase productivity through their employees. One effective way to increase productivity is for employers to look at creating high … Continue reading 3 Secrets to High Performance Teams

June 2, 2015

Are You An Effective Leader?

A lot has been said about Leadership. Tons of books have been written about Leadership and everyone has an opinion about what effective Leadership is all about. All you need to do is Google “Leadership??? and look at the number of hits Google returns. Every time I ask this question: “What is effective leadership???? I … Continue reading Are You An Effective Leader?

May 26, 2015

Are You a Leader or a Manager?

Are you a Leader or a Manager? If you are in-charge of a team of people, then should you function as a Leader or a Manager? The differentiation between Leadership and Management was started by Professor John P. Kotter some years ago. According to Professor Kotter, the difference between Leadership and Management are obvious and … Continue reading Are You a Leader or a Manager?

March 24, 2015

Stretch goals. Boon or Bane?

2014 is quickly coming to a close and a brand new year will be upon us very soon. Many of us are already thinking of setting new goals, new objectives and planning our new year resolutions for 2015. For those of you working in the corporate world, there will be new targets and new objectives … Continue reading Stretch goals. Boon or Bane?

December 9, 2014