Your project needs less planning and more collaboration. That is the controversial advice from guest blogger William Buist. Learn why it can help your team.
Advice for data, analytics or insight leaders who need to adopt Agile Working. First in a series of posts, this one shares 4 principles to embed in culture.
Explaining how to use KPIs and 9 pitfalls to avoid. Practical advice for managers from guest blogger Hanne Sorteberg, as part of our series on goal setting.
Continuing our theme of leaders’ lessons learnt from experience, lets turn to having a team mission. In this post our regular guest blogger, Tony Boobier, shares one of his most important lessons learnt. This complements our previous posts on personal goal setting and which goals might be suitable for insight leaders. Here, Tony turns his attention to the team as a whole. How can a mission be created that is.. Read More
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 leaders from practical on-the-job experience. Often involving getting it wrong. In this post, I’ll share my advice on protecting your less appreciated technical stars. Let me explain what I mean by a couple of those terms. By ‘less appreciated‘, I mean team members who may.. Read More
One of the few Leadership books that I have come back to time & time again, is “The 7 habits of Highly Effective People“. Perhaps, alongside classics from writers like Dale Carnegie or Peter Drucker, this book by the late Stephen Covey, is one you’ve heard of. It might have been mentioned to you, from time to time, over many years. Did you intend to read it once, but have.. Read More
Sharing my experience of selecting and working with a standing desk. How it has helped my energy & focus, plus why you should consider them for analysts.