Leadership Resilience

One of the defining qualities of a successful leader is the ability to endure through difficult times, to give confidence and direction to those around them when the going gets tough. Use this checklist of the questions to ask yourself to help you change your approach and adapt to any situation. Clarity Ask yourself:• What…

Strong Leadership in Trying Times

Over the last year we have talked at length about ‘weathering the storm’ and the importance of remaining resilient in the face of adversity. While many have ventured that we are “all in the same boat”, this couldn’t be further from the truth and how successfully we as businesses fare when times are tough will…

Managing Change

“If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.” – Lao Tzu, Chinese philosopher and writer in the 6th century BC Initiating and managing change is the responsibility of leaders, but change is complex, challenging and can lead to conflict. The way to help minimise these challenges is to understand…

The Changing Needs of Recruitment

In the past year businesses have faced a situation unlike any other in modern history. How businesses have been affected has varied greatly, with the impact on recruitment and staffing being perhaps the most diverse of all, with some businesses forced to downsize, while others have taken on additional staff to cope with an increased…

Reviewing Your Response To The Lockdown

This article was taken from the Business Resource Manual, given at no cost to OIC clients when they sign-up. To access the full manual, sign-up today.  When thinking about lockdowns and disruptions to your own business’s experience there is a wealth ofuseful information to be gathered and reflect on. By keeping track of the changes…