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Case Study: Coaching to prevent leaders from derailing

Leadership derailment is often a hidden issue but we see some very public examples: Fred Goodwin, RBS, £24billion loss; Carlos Ghosn, Nissan, Financial misconduct; Dick Fuld, Lehman Bros, largest bankruptcy in US history; Bob Diamond, Barclays, ...

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How do you help someone who is promoted before they are ready?

Someone being promoted before they're ready can be one of two scenarios. The first is a known risk. The leader is promoted with the full knowledge that they may not be capable of fulfilling the new role but the risk is seen as minimal or manageable withou...

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Managing Performance - are you avoiding it?

It’s all too easy for managers to delegate the task of ‘managing performance’ to the HR department, after all, isn’t that what the HR department is there for? Or is it? Who should really be taking responsibility, and taking action? HR or the line ...

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