17 Reasons Women Make Great Leaders

17 Reasons Women Make Great Leaders

Gender shouldn’t be a factor in whether or not a person can be a great leader — a person’s leadership abilities should depend on their individual strengths and personality traits. However, in many cases, women aren’t encouraged to take on leadership roles as often as...
Tips On How To Manage Your Time Better

Tips On How To Manage Your Time Better

Many leaders feel starved for time. Working under the assumption that longer hours lead to improved productivity, they drive themselves and others to increase effectiveness, then try to “squeeze in” good, quality time with loved ones. Working people are expected to...
Why is Persuasion so Critical?

Why is Persuasion so Critical?

Persuasion skills refer to the talent of changing the attitudes, beliefs, or behaviours of a person. It is usually done by conveying, in a message, some feelings, information, reasoning, or a combination. Persuasion means changing someone’s mind. If the mind...
Why Do Women Feel More Stress at Work?

Why Do Women Feel More Stress at Work?

Everyone in today’s supercharged workplaces experiences stress. Yet executive women consistently experience more stress, anxiety, and psychological distress than do men. There are, undoubtedly, a variety of reasons for this — more domestic responsibilities, having...
Leadership: 5 Rules That Make Feedback Delightful

Leadership: 5 Rules That Make Feedback Delightful

There is this thing called feedback that we learn as managers and employees. It is meant to get business results. Forests are destroyed from the print of millions of pages written about how to give feedback. And still, to this day, most people in business absolutely...
Say Something!!!!

Say Something!!!!

Any number of inspirational films along the lines of Silkwood, Mandela – Long walk to freedom, Pride and High Noon have made the point that one brave and determined person can make all the difference. We can’t all be as wise as Mandela, but the good news is we can all...
Women’s Day Ideas for August

Women’s Day Ideas for August

National Women’s Day is less than two months away – what will your company do this year? Women’s Day in South Africa is a day of commemoration of the 20 000 women who staged a march on the Union Buildings in Pretoria to protest the pass laws that...