Why is Resilience Important in Business?

The Cambridge dictionary defines resilience as “the ability to be happy, successful, etc. again after something difficult or bad has happened.” Everyone requires resilience at some point, whether it be in your personal or business life. Resilience gives people the strength to tackle problems head-on, overcome adversity, and move on with their lives. People who […]

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Leadership Bristol

Bristol Leaders’ Away Day

It was an absolute privilege to co-facilitate a Leadership Away Day for a group of Bristol leaders, from Catalyst Group.  Their working days are usually spent supporting their team, clients, clinicians and service users, ensuring the highest levels of care are given, 24 hours per day, across the mental health and learning disability sector.  Their […]

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Five essential leadership skills

5 Essential Leadership Skills

What makes a good leader? It’s a question that could be answered in so many ways, but this blog covers 5 essentials Irrespective of how you define a leader, the result is ultimately tested by the success and failure of a team. In this post, we take a look at five essential leadership skills, that […]

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Essentials in leadership

The Essentials of Leadership

Are you a professional looking to inject some fresh energy into your corporate leadership role? Or perhaps you would like to kick start your career in 2019 with a leap into a leadership role, but aren’t quite sure where to start? Let us guide you to make 2019 a year of great success from the […]

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Leadership Training Course Plymouth

Leadership: How to be OK with reporting in to a younger boss

I was talking to a client last week about the challenges faced by one of her team who’s just been promoted into a leadership role.  After some discussion about the challenges and the impact they’re having, it occurred to us that the new promoted leader is the youngest in the team. During the interview process, it […]

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Sales Team meeting

What your Sales Team should be gaining from sales kick-off meetings

In our technology driven world, where the majority of people many spend hours a day staring at their mobile phones, laptop screens and tablets, it’s never been more crucial to make the most of those rare face to face moments, especially within the world of sales and business. We believe that one of the most […]

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sales conference

Sales Conference is a collaborative success

Last week our very own Momentum South West Founder and Director, Rachael Howourth, was lucky enough to partner up with a brilliant client of ours, Georgie Mann, Director of Green Hat People, to deliver a high impact sales conference at the stunning Quay Hotel in Conwy, North Wales. Green Hat People are an innovative gamification […]

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2 ways (guaranteed) to dig your business out of a rut

I’m sure you know exactly what I mean by ‘business rut’.  We’ve probably all been there.  A fog has come down over your strategy.  You know something needs to change but you can’t see the wood for the trees.  The hamster wheel just keeps on turning and you want to get off? “if you continue […]

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Feedback

8 Steps to Giving Feedback Like a Pro

Do you find it tough giving feedback? Many business leaders shy away from giving feedback.  I guess they think that it could be a tricky conversation, or that the person won’t want to hear it.  But it’s a myth that feedback is a negative conversation.  Giving feedback on something which has gone really well is […]

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Staff Engagement

6 ways to boost staff engagement…

Retaining staff who you’ve spent years training and investing in, is vital if you want to keep your recruitment costs down, as well as develop a business full of talented staff. Here’s a very brief run through of 6 ways to boost staff engagement, that every leader can achieve. A recent Forbes survey suggests that […]

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