leadership

How to Lead in Times of Uncertainty

Research indicates that only 15% of executives have confidence in their top leadership to handle unpredictable events such as pandemics, climate change or economic downturns. So, what type of leadership is necessary to evoke confidence in a company? We looked inward to our own leadership team to understand how our organization has built strong confidence [...]

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5 Ways To Build Leadership Presence – Candidate Webinar

The Headhunters hosted a webinar for our candidates with guest speaker Lisa Martin on 5 Ways To Build Presence: How to Unleash Leadership Confidence, Influence and Performance If you’re a leader in any organization, of any industry or size, you need to show up every day confident and decisive—able to build strong relationships, communicate [...]

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5 Ways to Build Leadership Presence

The Headhunters hosted a webinar for employers with guest speaker Lisa Martin on 5 Ways To Build Presence: How to Unleash Leadership Confidence, Influence and Performance If you’re a leader in any organization, of any industry or size, you need to show up every day confident and decisive—able to build strong relationships, communicate effectively [...]

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How to Grow Your Leadership Skills

Successful leadership depends on loyal followers. The path to business success is paved by leaders who inspire and motivate people. By developing an engaging narrative that maps out your vision you can get others to pay attention. This strategy may sound like acting, but it's much more about being authentic and passionate about your business. [...]

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Define Yourself as a Leader

Guest post by Lisa Martin There is no single, definitive way to be a RockStar Leader. You can certainly learn by example but trying to adopt someone else’s leadership style will never work in the long run. I’m a huge believer in defining your own leadership brand. I get how odd and disconcerting it may [...]

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Recommended Reads for Leadership

In our recent Leadership for the Future breakfast panel in Edmonton, our audience were keen to know what leadership books our panelists recommend.So, without further ado, here is the leadership reading list recommended by our panel of experts: Monica Norminton, Lori Schmidt, Robert Huizinga, Chris Hayman and Stephen Race. Monica NormintonMonica is the former President and [...]

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Leadership: Going from Good to Great

We’ve all met those leaders in our lives. Men and women who surpass being just ‘good’ leaders; and instead live, breathe and inspire greatness in others.   But what makes a leader go from good to great?   Joel Peterson, Chairman of JetBlue Airways, recently shared in this LinkedIn post four core principles that he [...]

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Business Lessons Learned from the Fall of House Stark

Game of Thrones is undeniably the talk of TV land as its fans reel from the latest shocker episode, The Rains of Castemere, last Sunday. The beloved House Stark was dealt a brutal blow in the show famous for its duplicitous plot twists where Seven Kingdoms vie for ultimate rule. Spoiler Alert: Do not read [...]

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Could You Lead Your Team to the Super Bowl?

  This Sunday most of us will be sitting on the sofa, glued to the TV, immersed in chips and dip. Meanwhile, in New Orleans, the Baltimore Ravens' John Harbaugh and San Francisco 49ers' Jim Harbaugh will be pitted against each other in the Super Bowl’s first ever head coach sibling rivalry.   The two [...]

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Women In Leadership Spotlight on Ioana Bucsa

The Women In Leadership (WIL) Foundation featured our very own Ioana Bucsa in their latest Spotligh feature. In addition to being one of our incredible consultants in our Vancouver TempsAhead office, Ioana also volunteers for WIL as a Human Resource Coordinator. Ioana's dedication to helping others advance their careers is just one of the many [...]

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