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Leadership Lessons

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Going for growth

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Chris Hirst

Chris Hirst: What leaders can learn from a real-life Top Gun

Colonel John Boyd showed that it's not enough to be fast, you have to be...

Jeff Dewing

WATCH: The "tough" leader who cried during an all-staff meeting

Showing emotions can be your greatest strength in times of crisis

learning and development

How leaders can create a culture of learning

Rich Westman, CEO and founder of start-up Kaido, argues that creating a strong learning culture...

The entitlement gap

Yet another blocker to female career progression - an 'entitlement gap'

Women feel less entitled than men to ask for a pay raise, according to LinkedIn’s...

Too remote: hybrid working can hinder DE&I

Don’t let hybrid working destroy your DE&I strategy

Research warns businesses running hybrid working models risk sucking the oxygen out of their DE&I...

Retirement

How to approach the tricky topic of retirement with staff

How should managers engage and motivate soon-to-retire staff – those who may think they deserve...

The latest toxic management style: decision dodging

Introducing the latest toxic management style: decision dodging

Five ways to recognise if you're a "no-decision" manager – and what to do about...

Spring book recs

Spring reading for CEOs

Whether you’re looking to create a more inclusive company culture or simply wanting a fresh...

Do the best managers play piggy in the middle?

Are the best managers those that smooth relations between staff and HR?

Simon Rogerson, Octopus Group

Is it time to set up my own business?

Leadership clinic: You ask, our experts answer. One reader gets some key advice from Octopus...