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Driving performance

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Leadership insights

The secret to being a successful leader.

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What are characteristics of a good leader?

Video Motivating & inspiring Advanced

Big collaboration and innovation

If you want to be an innovator, look to be a collaborator.

Video Driving performance Advanced

How to incentivise executives to take a long-term view

This article discusses the steps that can be taken to encourage leaders to focus on long-term sustainable performance over short-term gain.

Article Driving performance Advanced

A CFO's key competencies for the future

This report, examining the future role and skill-set of CFO's, is based on valuable insights from C-suite finance professionals at two roundtables held in October...

Report Performance management Advanced

Set goals that won’t lead employees astray

​This article discusses tools that managers should consider to ensure performance goals are appropriate.

Article Driving performance Intermediate

Aiding advancement: How KPMG UK's people leaders guide career development

​This case study explores how KPMG’s UK operation changed its approach to managing and developing staff.

Case Study Driving performance Intermediate

Opening the books, growing the business

This article explores how companies that share information with employees find that transparency makes everyone more visionary.

Article Driving performance Intermediate

What firms must do to better develop their people

This article shares six simple ideas to improve your firm’s feedback.

Article Talent retention Intermediate

How to manage underperformers

This article provides the strategies for dealing with the underperformers on your team.

Article Driving performance Intermediate

Manager Survival Series: The chronically late or absent employee

This article offers tips on to how to handle the chronically late or absent professional employee in the typical workplace.

Article Driving performance Intermediate

How to handle poor performers

This article provides tips guidance for identifying and dealing with poor performance.

Article Driving performance Foundational