Leadership capability patterns: Politics

Part of an ongoing series of articles on leadership capability patterns; this article looks at some leadership patterns that relate to politics and conflict. Let’s imagine a large organisation where you have the opportunity to introduce a significant new department or service. While your role may have some elements of delivery, you could expect that a large proportion of your time would … Continue reading Leadership capability patterns: Politics

Leadership capability patterns: Culture

Part of an ongoing series of articles on leadership capability patterns; this article looks at some leadership patterns that relate to culture and behaviour. In 2006, I joined Sky TV in the UK on their sky.com project. Sky already had over 8 million customers with satellite subscription, and had just acquired Easynet, bringing in another 1 million broadband accounts. … Continue reading Leadership capability patterns: Culture

Starting a new chapter, from contributor to author

From October 2014, I have finally made the move from article writer and book contributor to becoming a fully-fledged author, working with John Carroll on the next edition of Agile Project Management in easy steps. John is a project management consultant of many years experience, author of several books, the blogger behind The Tao of Project Management, … Continue reading Starting a new chapter, from contributor to author