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Making the most of meetings
June 4, 2015, 11:50
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Yesterday I listened in on a webinar, Tips and Tricks for Making the Most of Every Meeting, organised by LMD’s Professional Development group and presented by Richard Huffine. Aimed largely at Board Chairs, so with very practical relevance for those of us in leadership positions within SLA, there was plenty of good advice which could apply to pretty much any meeting.
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Webinar: understanding behavior
September 2, 2014, 09:02
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Continuing my current bad habit of not writing things up until weeks later, here are my notes from a webinar on July 16th. Entitled Understanding behavior – the critical link to leadership success, this was presented by consultant and behavioural psychologist Dr John Austin.

I was interested in this session for a couple of reasons – I’m always looking for new insights into effective leadership strategies, and I wanted to hear about this from an American perspective as I’m forever coming across things which are a little different over here. I’m not sure that I learned anything entirely new, but it was well-timed to make me re-evaluate some of my own behaviours, and there were some clear take-aways to bear in mind for future application. Continue reading




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