Be Bold and Back Yourself

Be Bold and Back Yourself

I was thinking, how could I give you some inspiration right now. It’s week 8 of a long 11-week term and you could be in the thick of reports, exams, marking, possibly submitting curriculum documentation, and because interview season is fast approaching, you might also...

Webinar Series-Raising Your Profile

Whether you are preparing for your next role, wanting to step up in leadership or simply lift your presence and profile across the industry, this webinar series is for you. Webinar 1: Your Personal Brand    Webinar 2: Your LinkedIn profile Webinar 3: The Resume...
Building Your Team. Step 1- Developing Trust

Building Your Team. Step 1- Developing Trust

In any organisation, the most important asset is its staff. For you as a leader, your asset therefore is your team. They need you to nurture, empower, support, recognize and acknowledge them. Patrick Lencioni’s model for effective teams is shown below in a pyramid. He...
Remember to bring the team with you

Remember to bring the team with you

The end of week 5 of the school year has just ended. You are half way through the first term in your new role. How do you feel? Is it going smoothly? 90 days into any new job, the hope is that you have hit the break-even point where you are consuming the same amount...
Let The Learning Begin!

Let The Learning Begin!

This is the fourth article in my series written for the teacher stepping into a new role.  This series is designed to help you smoothly transition into your new role and start kicking goals quickly. If you are not a teacher, the process of transitioning to a new role...
Playing it Safe Won’t Get You Ahead.

Playing it Safe Won’t Get You Ahead.

This is the third article in my series written for the teacher stepping into a new role.  My hope is that this series of articles will help you smoothly transition into your new role and start kicking goals quickly. Leadership is still leadership, so if you are not a...