Tag Archive soft skills

ByDarryl Howes

Middle Management Leadership – Resolving Conflict Around the Board Table

Middle Management Leadership - Resolving Conflict Around the Board Table

Middle Management Leadership – Resolving Conflict Around the Board Table

You’ve worked long hours, grafted hard and cultivated those precious C-suite relationships to gain your coveted middle management leadership position. You’ve received your reward for all that ‘emotional labour’ – welcome to middle management!

But your professional career now enters a whole different dimension. You have a closer line to those with executive power, but are equally vulnerable if you fail to deliver. Accountability rules.

So how can you foster continued success, build upon existing personal relationships and gain credit for initiatives that are truly transformational?

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ByDarryl Howes

Networking Skills – Communication

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Networking and communication skills

In my work, I help professionals develop their networking and career management skills. I’m often asked for the best way to network effectively. This is a huge topic and not easily covered within the scope of a short article. However, there is one area where all networkers can focus in order to improve.

That area is communication.

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ByDarryl Howes

Professional Careers and Crazy Paving

Crazy paving professional careers

Crazy paving

As the future of professional careers receives unprecedented attention, the writer Ronan Krznaric refers to one of the great questions of the modern workplace.

This is whether we should aspire to be specialists, channeling our talents toward a single profession. Or whether we should aim to be generalists who develop across a broad range of disciplines. In other words, should we be high achievers or should we be wide achievers?

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ByDarryl Howes

How to complete the Summary Section on LinkedIn – Jobseekers and Career Changers

LinkedIn Profile Summary NetworkingThe Summary Section is pretty important…

It’s an opportunity to get across the essence of you, your humanity and also your value-add, to anyone who might be interested in hiring you.

From this point of view it represents PRIME REAL ESTATE…

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