Archive for author: Michael

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The Power of an Abundance Mindset

As an organisation that focuses on building organisational capabilities through developing leadership skills, Future Institute has invited Mark Iriks, a local successful entrepreneur and leader to share his thoughts on ‘...

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Developing your Leaders to be ‘Conflict Competent’

For leaders to manage conflict effectively, they need to firstly identify how they currently manage conflict and understand the benefits of dealing with conflict constructively. Through self-awareness and regulation of t...

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Leading Beyond 2025

We all love fantasising about the future and imagining what our world will be like in 10-20 years. Will Facebook still be around? Will the iPhone 20 enable hologram conversations, or will Virtual Reality be ingrained int...

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Why Training Your Leaders is Key

Increase staff retention High employee turnover is a bad sign for any business. What’s worse is not understanding why staff are leaving your business or not taking the necessary steps to solve any underlying issues to re...

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The Real Cost of Unproductive Meetings at Work

If you’re drowning in emails, stuck in unproductive meetings or tapping your fingers during a ridiculously long phone call, it can be hard to find the time to do any real work. Constant interruptions throughout the day a...

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Conflict Resolution Strategies to use in the Workplace

Australians spend a lot of time at work. In Western Australia alone, the average full-time worker devotes 41.1 hours a week to work. Combine that with a workplace of different personalities, opinions and managing styles ...

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How collaborative is your workplace?

Setting your organisation’s ‘Purpose’ and ‘Strategic Direction’ are tasks that we spend days, months sometimes even years perfecting.  However, some of the biggest challenges in executing your purpose and strategic direc...

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Road blocks to effective communication as a leader

There are big challenges when leaders are tasked with disseminating the organisation’s strategic objectives down the line and turning it into actions at the grass roots level. Some common communication challenges in hier...

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Workplace Bullying: The safety concern no one is talking about

If you’re not paying attention, there could be an almost invisible threat in your workplace. Sure, improved OHS policies and systems mean death and serious injury in Australian workplaces are on the decline. However, the...