17 May 2022

Leaders Developing Leaders - Zoe Daniel Interview
In this episode of Leaders Developing Leaders, we have the pleasure of talking with Zoe Daniel, independent candidate for the Federal seat of Goldstein, prior to the upcoming Federal election on 21 May 2022, to talk all things leadership and team. In addition to being an independent political candidate, Zoe is a mum, wife, journalist, and foreign correspondent. As a journalist in nea...

06 Aug 2021

Small Businesses are the heartbeat of a community
I was trying to think on a post that inspired / felt positive this morning upon the announcement of yet another lockdown. I couldn't find it. Small businesses are the heartbeat of a community - seems to fit the bill. Just prior to lockdown, I found this written on the wall of a local pub and it resonated with me. I am lucky enough to work with many leaders of small businesses - the li...

04 Feb 2021

Leadership is all about Team Trust and Performance
Team trust and performance. For a team to perform at a high level, the team needs to trust the leader as much as the leader trusts the team. A break down on either side of this trust equation results in poorer performance. High Performing businesses have developed a strong sense of trust between leader and team - a truly symbiotic relationship - which drives performance. Leaders Role ...

01 Feb 2021

Great Leaders Are Humble Learners
Want to be a great leader? Start with being a humble learner and not assuming (or behaving) as if you already know. Great leaders are humble (and curious) learners. In our experience, the best leaders recognise there is always more to learn - they aren't afraid to put their hand up to ask, to question, to listen and to adapt their behaviour. Whether it be through reading, listening...

20 Aug 2020

Well done Melbourne and Victoria! I know lockdown is hard - both emotionally, physically and financially, but the work is paying off (from 700 cases a day to less than 200). Still some more work to be done. Thank you to the front line workers, nurses and doctors.Thank you also to the supervisors, team leaders, managers, small business owners and senior leaders in business as you navigate...