Why should I cultivate a Developmental Mindset?

Performance Management Versus Developmental Mindset. Which approach is the most authentic way to increase performance in the long term and brings your people with you? Applying positive psychology to leadership can transform your organisation
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The Things Resilient Leaders Do – Applying Positive Psychology In Organisations

Copes well under pressure. Can manage multiple projects and heavy workloads. Can lead others through change. Oh and by the way you have fewer people and a smaller budget than last year…got it? Good. I look forward to seeing your progress report next month….Sound familiar? So how do resilient leaders manage? What are the best managers and leaders doing that we might copy or borrow to make things a little easier for ourselves? I am often asked to speak, coach or train teams on the topic of resilience. It’s a fairly safe word for the HR and Management world to
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Free Exercise for Developing Strengths in Others

This can be a great tool when introducing Strengths to your team for the first time. Here’s an exercise I’ve used in training for developing awareness and action based on the VIA strengths assessment. It’s often easier for us to reflect on the behaviour and potential of others before making reflections about our own development. Give it a try and post your ideas below. I’m happy for you to use the scenario…just drop in a reference if you do. Developing Strengths in others – A scenario based exercise Catherine works in your organisation and you’re helping her to develop her
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All I want for Christmas is a New Job…some good news

  I get to work with some great people and I’ve just been contracted to help FISCAL Technologies, a leading software and solutions company, to find candidates for several exciting roles based from their EMEA Headquarters in Reading, Berkshire.  This is traditionally a time of year when companies are slowing down, planning for New Year projects and preparing for the final quarter of the financial year. FISCAL like to do things differently. They’ve just finished another fantastic year which has seen 80% sales growth last year. A little about the company. FISCAL Technologies delivers world class accounts payable forensic software for corporations
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