Advice for data leaders to shape each team role to the real person in them, not vice versa. Including my experience of doing so & not.
8 practical tips for leaders on communicating bad news well, or as well as possible. Experienced leader, Tony Boobier shares how to do this even in lockdown
Having given plenty of airtime to the benefit of books & podcasts, I’d like to turn to tips from experience. These are lessons learnt by […]
This book review, of “The Goal“, by Eliyahu Goldratt, demonstrates the role of fiction in business. As we continue to focus on books, that will […]
Guest blogger, Kevin Watson, shares 6 key behaviours that help leaders manage virtual teams effectively. Useful advice for data & analytics leaders.
Over a very pleasant bottle of Soave, I was delighted to hear, that my lunch guest, was agreeing the right goals for them this year. […]
Thoughts on 4 strands of Mindfulness & their application to the role of Customer Insight or Analytics Leader. Could you be a more Mindful Leader this year?
At this time of year, leaders wish each other a Happy Christmas, but how many take a proper holiday break? In our hyper connected world, with […]
Tips on leading your insight team in the hotter months. Explaining that attitude matters via tips on self discipline, motivation & having fun
Our second guest post, following a conversation about leadership with Paul Carroll, shares lessons for your leadership role as an entrepreneur. Coming once more from Paul’s talented […]
Beyond April Fools Day, 4 tips to avoid being a foolish insight leader all year round. Avoid pitfalls related to data management, culture, targets & failure
Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending Scotland’s first “collider” event for Data Science. Data Talent Scotland brought together over 400 from the worlds of […]