Entries by Malcolm Follos

5 Critical Leadership Conversations

There is a critical but largely ignored aspect of leadership success, the conversations that leaders have that are designed to engage, enthuse, direct and motivate their work colleagues to deliver sustainable improved results. The quality of conversation in an organisation is an accurate barometer to the quality of the thinking taking place and therefore largely determines […]

Bringing Vision and Strategy to Life

Far too many vision statements and accompanying strategy presentations put people to sleep. Leaders find them difficult to present and participants find them even more difficult to listen to. They are full of corporate and management speak that fails to engage the heart as well as the head of the people they are developed by and for. Enough of […]

3 Leadership Skills Project Managers Need

Why do project managers need these 3 leadership skills?  Simply put – all managers lead projects at some stage of their career. Some managers lead and take part in projects as their ‘day job’, and the list of skills needed to succeed is long and can be daunting. I am therefore focusing on three, less obvious and most critical […]