Are You an Ambitious or Accidental Leader?

Are You an Ambitious or Accidental Leader?

“I’m not an ambitious person. I didn’t set my sights on becoming a Partner,” replied several interviewees who agreed to participate in our leadership research project. And these leaders aren’t in the minority. Many senior executives find themselves becoming what might be described as an ‘Accidental Leader’ – reaching the higher echelons of their organisation by default rather than design. That said, our research did uncover a few broad themes that could inform the journey from follower to leader. Technical expertise or becoming qualified as

Seminars for Members of the Law Society of Scotland

We are delighted to be facilitating the following seminars for members of the Law Society of Scotland in October: Leading and Managing Meetings: 9th October 2019 Meetings, whether with clients or with colleagues, are an integral part of our professional lives. Poorly managed, they can waste valuable time and demotivate those involved. In this session we explore best practice in leading and participating in meetings in order to maximise their output. We will be joined for part of the session by guest speaker Vince McKeown.   Having held