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Getting the Balance Right

Posted: April 14th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Communication, Development | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

John Renz on the virtues of acknowledging performance issues and personal satisfaction At this point in the year, organisations are either at year-end or preparing for it, and this inevitably means reaching a view of individual performance as well as assessing whether objectives have been achieved at an organisational level. This can often mean one […]

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'Women at Work' – Building and Sustaining Self Belief: First session

Posted: July 12th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Communication, Development, Events, Networking | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

An Executive Action Evening Event on the 13th June 2012 for Senior Women Managers, presented by Catherine Smith and using Appreciative Inquiry to consider what builds and sustains self-belief and enables effective leaders.   Where are all the women at the top? Truly accomplished leaders and managers are a rare commodity – easy to spot […]

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The Structure and Dynamics of Succession

Posted: March 21st, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Development, Miscellaneous | Tags: , , , , , , , | No Comments »

A discussion on how a board can maintain effectiveness through successful succession planning. Led by board dynamics consultant, Mannie Sher, and chaired by Brian Quinn of succession specialists Bvalco.

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The Negative Stakeholder

Posted: April 26th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Development | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Executive Action consultant Elizabeth Reddish explores the positive potential of facing up to negative attributes.

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