The charisma connection in Training Journal

The charisma connection in Training Journal

October 2017, Nikki Owen in Training Journal  Nikki Owen explores how charisma can help you engage more effectively with your employees. Numerous studies, and many different credible sources, show that charismatic leaders outperform their non-charismatic peers by an...
You Don’t Have To Be Born Charismatic on RSNG

You Don’t Have To Be Born Charismatic on RSNG

January 2018, Nikki Owen on RSNG Being charismatic has been linked by the CBI to a 60% performance boost at work, while charismatic people find it easier to build long-term relationships – but it’s not an inherent trait – we can all become more charismatic. RISING...
5 ways to lead people through change

5 ways to lead people through change

24 Nov 2016, Carole Gaskell on Executive Grapevine  Uncertainty and change is the new norm and something leaders must get used to by continuously changing and innovating themselves, to stay ahead in a fast-moving world. That’s according to Carole Gaskell, Managing...
Is charisma the magic potion for effective leadership?

Is charisma the magic potion for effective leadership?

By Nikki Owen, Personnel Today, 1st Nov 2017 Research proves that charismatic leaders outperform their peers. But is charisma something that can be taught, and how can organisations nurture charismatic leaders? Nikki Owen considers how this type of leadership can...
Feeling Emotional? Lean Into It!

Feeling Emotional? Lean Into It!

By Nikki Owen.  Walk into most organisations and you notice that the majority of employees have learned to repress their emotions. People share a common perception that being emotional at work is a sign of weakness and somehow diminishes one’s professional competence....
Finding your motive for action

Finding your motive for action

By Sue Stockdale. Recently I took my dog for a walk in the forest and enjoyed watching her race through the undergrowth following scents and chasing whatever she could. As a German Pointer, her breed characteristics come to the fore in that environment, where she used...