Leadership

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  • UK businesses risk "contagious" leadership

    Date:
    20 July 2017
    Type:
    News

    Some of the best, but also the worst, leadership behaviours spread contagiously through a business, because people are most heavily influenced by the colleagues they work with most.

  • Five ways Theresa May can boost her leadership skills

    Date:
    3 July 2017
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    It has been a stormy ride for Theresa May's premiership so far. Could honing her leadership skills as a successful business leader ensure her a smoother term of office? Anne Watson from In Touch Networks looks at five attributes the Prime Minister needs to demonstrate.

  • Women better suited to leadership

    Date:
    28 March 2017
    Type:
    News

    Professor Øyvind L Martinsen, head of leadership and organisational behaviour at the BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo, together with colleague Professor Lars Glasø, surveyed the personality traits of more than 2,900 managers and found that female leaders scored higher than men in most of the five categories measured.

  • Leadership development: resilience in times of trauma

    Date:
    20 January 2017
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    The vote to leave the European Union and the election of Donald Trump as president of the US meant that 2016 was a traumatic year. Dr Amy Armstrong looks at how leaders can use these uncertain times as opportunities to learn and develop.

  • Why it is crucial to create leaders at all levels

    Date:
    12 September 2016
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    The majority of organisations say it is crucial to have the right leadership in place for success, yet only 15% feel they're developing their managers properly. How can this be addressed?

  • Training obligations: local authority

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Additional information on the law on training obligations for local authority employers, including Green Book provisions and the Local Government Workforce Strategy. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on employers' training obligations.

  • Establish a leadership development programme

    Type:
    Tasks

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