EP024: Q&A: How Can I Get My Team to Speak Up in Meetings?

How to encourage employees to speak up in meetings is a common question for new leaders. In order for you to get the most from your team and encourage creative thinking or innovative problem solving, you need to get your team to share their thoughts and opinions. 

EP021: How Leadership Communication Has Changed in the New Working World

What is the impact of Covid-19 on workplace communication? How has workplace communication changed during Covid-19 crisis we’ve been facing the past few months?

EP020: Q&A, How Can I Get My Unfair Boss to Notice My Hard Work?

Do you have an unfair boss who doesn’t recognise the hard work you do? Do you want to know how to deal with an unfair boss and get them to see the value you contribute? 

EP017: How to Have Difficult Conversations When You Don’t Like Conflict

Do you want to learn how to have difficult conversations at work when you don’t like conflict? Knowing how to have difficult conversations in the office when you don’t like conflict is a common issue for emerging leaders. You may need to give somebody negative feedback. Perhaps you need to talk about a sensitive issue […]

EP014: Why Brilliant Leaders Struggle With Visibility and What to Do About It

Why do leaders struggle with visibility? Visibility is incredibly important in leadership. As an emerging leader, you need to increase your visibility in the office and show signs that you’re a leader. However, it doesn’t come naturally to everybody. Leaders often struggle with visibility, especially when they’re a new leader or a new manager. 

EP013: How to Get Honest Feedback When You’re the Boss

Do you find it hard to get honest feedback when you’re the boss? Feedback is critical for emerging leaders. When you’ve transitioned into a leadership position for the first time, you need honest feedback from your team so you are clear on what areas you need to improve. This will help you grow as a […]

EP010: How to Say “No”

How to say no with confidence and set boundaries at work. How can you say “no” to others with confidence? Saying “no” to others can be incredibly difficult for emerging leaders and managers.

EP009: How to Set Boundaries With Coworkers When You Get Promoted

How do you set boundaries with coworkers when you get promoted? How do you manage former peers when you’ve been promoted? Your relationship with them has changed. They’re used to the old boundaries. But now you have to re-educate them as to where the new boundaries are.

EP004: Q&A Episode: How Can I Get Noticed and Rewarded for the Great Work That I Do?

How to get your boss to notice your hard work and stop being overlooked in the workplace. This is the topic for the first Q&A Episode for The Leadership Pod. The specific question I was asked was, “How Can I Get Noticed and Rewarded for the Great Work That I Do?”. This question came to […]

EP002: Why You Need to Think About Leadership Development Early in Your Career

Why think about leadership development early in your career? Many emerging leaders don’t think about their leadership development until something dramatic has happened to them in their career.