Have you ever wondered what makes a good leader? Being a leader isn’t always as easy as you may think it is. It’s all about meeting the right skills. Some leaders are born with these skills, but others learn leadership abilities at home, school or during their careers.
But what are these skills and how can you work towards becoming a good leader?
You’ve heard how important networking is for your career, and the truth really is, building and maintaining strong relationships is critical for your professional success. Continue reading
Any woman (and an honest man) will tell that for years girls have been discouraged from leading. Whilst boys are referred to as leaders when they assert themselves, young girls are branded as “aggressive”, “angry” or “too ambitious” when they do the same – thoughts that have plagued some of the strongest women leaders.
Ban Bossy, a public service campaign to encourage leadership and achievement in girls, has summed up some practical tips to help all young women “flex their muscles in ways big and small”. Continue reading