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Companies need to rethink management development to take into account the nature of high-stress workplaces as they diminish people’s readiness to learn

4 steps for HR to better management development

Companies need to rethink corporate learning and management development to take into account the nature of today’s high-stress workplaces as they diminish people’s readiness to learn, according to an expert in neuroscience and leader performance. Typically associated with schools, being ready to learn is actually critical to understanding what people […]

To build self-assurance, managers need to test their skills and receive feedback. They also benefit from having a trusted mentor they can go to for support.

Self-assurance: a catalyst for management development

The three key elements of self-assurance can amount to a big psychological leap at each turn in the leadership pipeline, writes Jennie Walker In the bestselling book The Leadership Pipeline, the authors discuss transition phases that managers must go through to move successively up through the organisation. These are: individual […]

Rewiring your management style

Being a human manager is something that we should all embrace. It’s not about holding hands and singing kumbuyah and being “soft and fluffy” however rather genuine, caring, firm but fair and open to the possibility that great results will occur when we do the simple things well, writes Mark […]