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‘Horrible Bosses’ – BBC Breakfast interview

Octavius Black, CEO, The Mind Gym made a TV appearance on BBC Breakfast News this morning following the release of Jennifer Aniston's new film 'Horr ...

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How to manage an underperformer

First published in The Financial Times and available at FT online (subscription required). Underperforming underlings represent a huge challenge f ...

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Are leaders on the shop floor like parents at school sports’ day?

In the last week, I've been talking with the senior leadership teams of a bank and a utility about how to build a 'customer culture' across their bus ...

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Is your leadership style holding your team back?

If you’re an extraverted leader, the answer could well be yes. A lot of recent thinking and research on what makes an effective leader has conclu ...

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Retaining talent: the changing rules of doing business

In the midst of financial crisis, Unilever was faced with the challenge not only of pulling through a difficult business environment, but also of comm ...

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