Empathy, how important is it for today's leaders?

Empathy, how important is it for today’s leaders? Now that businesses are re-opening and many who have been on furlough are beginning to return to working life, is empathy in our leaders currently the most important trait? Definition of Empathy We can define “Empathy” as the capacity to understand and or share the feelings of…

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The new normal

With the new government, roadmap signposting us to embrace a “New Normal” way of conducting our lives; with the 2m rule becoming part of our everyday vocabulary and therefore how we behave socially, and as a business, we find ourselves creating the “New Normal”. Until the next phase, one thing I have learned over the…

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Building Rapport

Body language an insight Do people often look at you and say, “I can tell what you’re thinking”. Are you failing to read signals that are being sent to you? If so, then read on…… Body language can have a profound effect on your negotiating strength. If you can interpret what others are really saying…

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Here are a few thoughts on different strategies from GMD people around Time Management tools and how they can help you improve your own time effectiveness. Effective Time Management Tools. Setting SMART goals – make sure the goals you set for yourself are Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, and Time-bound. Effective planning – make sure you have clear…

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working week

Is it coming up to the weekend, is it the weekend, or have I missed the weekend? Am I the only one that temporarily forgets which day of the working week it is? While in general terms the working population is now spilt into key and essential workers who are rushed off their feet and,…

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Working from home

After reflecting on working from home over the past 3 weeks I started to think, how productive have I been? I am torn with my initial answer, and really needed to think about what I have achieved, as a natural task-orientated individual I had to look past the normal completed activities and look at the…

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We are extremely pleased and proud of the fact that TWO of our customers have been nominated in the Training & Development Excellence Award category, for programmes we deliver for them.  The winner will be announced at the upcoming awards night on 22 March. The award has been set up to commend the business that…

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