Leaders are under increasing pressure to ensure their businesses are gender-balanced and inclusive, and eliminate the gender pay gap for the benefit of the economy and society But how? And what does that mean for YOUR business?This pioneering book is a route map to help leaders get started
and navigate the way to leading a high-performing gender-balanced business. It features:An easy-to-follow ten-step guide with practical advice and solutionsCase studies to illustrate how businesses like yours have implemented winning ideasA compelling 5-minute pitch to inspire your team to take
actionFixing the gender gap is a key indicator of an effective leader in the 21st century, and gender balance is essential to enable transformational business growth.
Nowadays, work is all about relationships
Getting things done depends on getting along. And when relationships are difficult, it's not just our work that suffers: it's often our health and wellbeing too.
Making Relationships Work at Work is the first book to cover comprehensively all the main components of building and maintaining great relationships at work.
Based on 50 years’ experience of working with a wide variety of organisations, teams and individuals and packed with practical strategies, tips and tools for making work relationships work better, it will not only help you to become more effective with less stress, but also to enjoy your
working life more.
Feeling overwhelmed, not good enough and barely in control at home? You and nearly every mum out there. But you don’t need help from parenting experts, you just need to discover your own Inner Leader. Mums who Lead is an essential go-to-guide for Mums who want to get intentional, get
organised, and become CEO at home. This step by step guide will help you to develop a CEO mindset and create schedules and systems that make leading family and home not only possible, but easy.Dr Caz Udall is the founder of Leadership of Mums, an online platform dedicated to changing the narrative
around Motherhood and inspiring Mums to find their Inner Leader. She is also a mum of 3, writer, coach and speaker on all things motherhood and CEO mindset
going through with your business, and whatever stage you’re at, this book can
help. Entrepreneur Nick Suckley has built four start-ups and managed three
exits over the last 20 years, through good and bad economic times and all the
ups and downs, the challenges and joys, of being your own boss.He’s distilled his
many years’ experience – good and bad – into these 75 life-lessons for starting,
growing and selling companies.
Start. Scale. Sell. will help you
navigate your journey as a business owner. Discover:·
the importance of acting like an entrepreneur – even before you take the
the simple Golden Rule for maximising profits
why investing in yourself and your own learning is so crucial
how to hustle and when to pivot
the secrets to building a strong brand
and much more.
lessons offer accessible, no-nonsense advice for even the most time-poor
entrepreneur. It’s a blueprint for business success from an author who has been
there, done it and has several T-shirts to prove it.
Nick Suckley is a
successful serial entrepreneur with the battle scars to prove it. Now you can
take advantage of the lessons he learnt the hard way.
Struggling? You’re in the right place.In a world that’s obsessed with fast hacks, quick wins, and Instagram-perfection (cue “Everything is Awesome”) struggle has become a taboo. A sign that something’s gone horribly wrong. But what if we’ve got it all wrong about
getting it wrong?What if struggle isn’t a battle to fight, a trap to avoid, or a sign of weakness? What if struggle is precisely where the magic happens - where we do our best, most important work?Whether you’re wading in treacle, waiting for the storm to pass or just damn tired of the
hustle, this thought-provoking exploration will shine a surprising new light on the truth, beauty and opportunity hidden in life’s shittier moments.Author of the award-winning ‘How to be Really Productive’, Grace Marshall is known for her “refreshingly human” approach
to productivity. Featured in The Guardian, Forbes, Huffpost and BBC Radio, her work as a Productivity Ninja has taken her from Norway to New York, helping thousands of people - from startup founders to corporate managers, artists to engineers, students and CEOs - to replace stress, overwhelm and
frustration with success, sanity and satisfaction.
Leadership is complicated.Don’t leave it to chance.The Leadership Map demystifies the subject and provides every leader with a comprehensive framework to create and grow a successful business. It covers all the key elements you need to understand and build a successful business; from creating
your vision, to developing your people, to executing on your strategy.The book is brought to life through stories based on the author’s knowledge and experience of working first-hand with CEOs of many businesses both large and small, private and public, national and international.Ian Windle is
a pragmatist, not a theorist. The Leadership Map will bring clarity to your thinking and provide you with models, tools and techniques that will allow you to immediately put your ideas into action.
Winner of the CMI Management Book of the Year Awards in the 2012/2013 New Manager category, The Leadership Skills Handbook from best-selling author Jo Owen reveals the essential skills you need to be an effective leader. It shows you what works in practice, not in theory, in crucial areas such as
people skills, career skills, mindset skills, organization skills, personal values and behaviours.
Each skill is presented in a concise, easy to follow format, with an accompanying framework to help you deploy it in your own life. The skills are about the real challenges real leaders have to master, and as you observe and record real-life examples of skills in action, you will be developing your
own unique formula for success in the context that matters to you.
Based on research from over a thousand leaders throughout the world at all levels in the public, private and voluntary sectors, it identifies the practical skills to make you even more successful, and offers guidance on all key topics.
This completely revised fourth edition of The Leadership Skills Handbook includes brand new content on some of the most challenging skills that successful leaders need to master through three new sections on financial skills (including budgeting, costs, pricing and creating an investment case),
political skills (including influencing, negotiating, networking and partnering) and the art of strategy (including strategic models, understanding the customer, marketing, pricing and advertising).
This indispensable guidance will boost your confidence, technical abilities and give you the edge on your peers.
When you become the final decision maker, everything changesWe all know that it’s tough at the top. But nothing, nothing can quite prepare you for becoming CEO. Philip Levinson has experienced that “What now?” moment as a rookie CEO. In Three Peaks Leadership, he shares
the challenges he’s faced and the lessons he’s learned to help aspiring and new leaders prepare for life as a CEO. The book charts a typical CEO journey, starting in the foothills, looking ahead to the role and how you can prepare for it, before scaling the three
peaks:· the first 100 days in role· running the business, and· preparing your company and yourself for your exit.It’s an expedition that needs the right preparation, mindset and
approach, not to mention stamina, resilience and support.Three Peaks Leadership offers a unique route map for that journey. It’s a hands-on guide, a framework of strategies, tools and techniques that will inform the rest of your career.Whether you’re in the foothills or already scaling
your first CEO summit, Three Peaks Leadership will show you the way.