When you’re in a new role you can feel like a fraud. You can doubt whether anything you say can make a difference, especially if you feel your ‘stretch promotion’ means someone has secret doubts about you. Perhaps you’re creating a new role the organisation has never had before and you feel you have a lot […]
Have you ever been dumped? It’s tough when your career’s at stake.
Jane’s new role as Chief Marketing Officer in her organisation was a ‘stretch promotion’ to the Senior Leadership Team, the top group of the business that made all the key strategic decisions.
The battle to keep talent A little while ago, I was talking with a client about the pain he was experiencing in trying to retain one of his team. It was a classic tussle between the field and Corporate. They wanted the headcount reduction; he wanted to keep the guy who had a great offer from a […]