3 ways to damage trust as a leader

As a business owner with employees the need for leadership isn’t something that you can ignore. Building trust is perhaps one of the most important leadership skills, particularly relating to team building and efficiency. There are three common pitfalls that can...

Do things differently…

Last year I went out for a meal with my cousin David to the Grain Store in London and they did something differently that caught my attention… When they brought the bill to us this was what it looked like… Rather than the standard, rather boring, little black...

Live while you are alive…

Almost fifteen years ago I was challenged by my friend Samm, who is now my partner, in a way that really shook me to the core. You see what she said to me really made me stop and think, because her observation of my life was that I wasn’t really living, merely...

Improve your recruitment process

Last week I shared with you a video of a job interview at Heinken… If you haven’t already seen the video then I would click on the picture and do that now, it is worth spending the 3 minutes to watch it. I love what they did to ‘test’ their candidates in the interview...