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Real Leadership

This is real leadership.

By Caroline Kennedy | Mar 28, 2019 |

This is what real leadership looks like! Everyone is watching Jacinda Ardern, most of us with astonishment and respect. She is showing what real leadership looks like. Jacinta Ardern is a role model who leads with compassion, kindness, empathy, and love – yet is strong, determined and brave all at the same time. Her leadership…

Why You Should Hire A Top Business Coach To Propel Growth

By Caroline Kennedy | Feb 26, 2019 |

Why You Should Hire A Top Business Coach To Grow Running your own business can be a very daunting experience, and it can be very lonely too. It takes a unique skill set to take a business beyond 7 figures in revenue, and it’s okay for you not to have all the answers or have…

Leadership Styles

Leadership Styles: What Works, What Doesn’t

By Caroline Kennedy | Jan 10, 2019 |

  Leadership Styles: What Works, What Doesn’t In every business, there will always be a need to manage your employees. There are many types of leadership styles, but no single style is best as each has elements that are good and bad. Every organisation is different so your most effective leadership style will depend on…

Executive Coach In Melbourne

4 Misleading Myths About Hiring An Executive Coach In Melbourne

By Caroline Kennedy | Dec 12, 2018 |

4 Misleading Myths About Hiring An Executive Coach In Melbourne Busted Keeping a business on an upward trajectory, no matter the field is a challenging task. As the Alexander Pope saying goes, “To err is human.” Your business employs human beings, including yourself, who are naturally imperfect. We all make mistakes, but with the help…

Mastering Leadership

3 Ways Companies can Advance Women into Top Leadership.

By Caroline Kennedy | Nov 21, 2018 |

  3 Ways Companies can Advance Women into Top Leadership. We know it makes good business sense to have women in top leadership positions. The 2018 Delivering Through Diversity report from McKinsey & Co says, “Companies in the top-quartile for gender diversity on executive teams were 21% more likely to outperform on profitability…” Despite this,…

7 deadly Sins of Leadership

7 Deadly Sins of Leadership

By Caroline Kennedy | Nov 19, 2018 |

  7 deadly sins of leadership. If you’re looking for a way to sabotage your leadership career, disempower your team, alienate your network or “all of the above”, keep reading. I’m going to introduce you to the 7 deadly sins of leadership. If you commit just one of these sins, you’ll negatively impact your career,…

Leadership Influence

The Secrets of Leadership Influence for Every Leader

By Caroline Kennedy | Oct 19, 2018 |

  The Secrets of Leadership Influence for Every Leader Every leader wants to develop the power of influence to help them motivate and inspire others. It’s a key leadership skill, but it’s also an important one if you want to influence change, whether it’s through people or events. At the heart of influence is human…

Female Leaders

5 ways female leaders can make their voices count.

By Caroline Kennedy | Sep 26, 2018 |

  5 ways female leaders can make their voices count. Meetings! Just mention the word and most people cringe, but it’s especially so for women. Many of my female clients tell me they struggle to make themselves heard in meetings, and it’s common across all leadership levels. Some time ago there was a study done…

Caroline Kennedy Executive Coach

How to use executive coaching to breakthrough success barriers

By Caroline Kennedy | Oct 5, 2017 |

Use Executive Coaching To Propel Performance Everyone needs a coach from time to time; whether that be through their sporting endeavours, or in life generally. Coaching is one of the rare internationally-recognised strategies to better yourself and to rise above your competition. When we dive deep into the pool of executives in the business world,…

Small-Business

How Small Business can Capatalise on the New Financial Year

By Caroline Kennedy | Jul 7, 2016 |

Can you believe the new financial year is here? For many small business owners, the end of a financial year period can be overwhelming. You’re focused on reconciling your accounts and getting your financial affairs in order. But, you can also look at it as an opportunity, to focus on the year ahead and what…

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