Leadership

Feedback the key to improvement in sport and business

I spoke to two organisations in the past week about leadership, behaviour and culture, and both had the same challenges. Feedback — how to give it and how it should be received — is important. My first point I made very clear. If you are a leader and not prepared to communicate and be honest,…

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Set Up a Winning Culture

One of my main objectives when arriving at the Melbourne Football Club was to transform the culture of the organization.  The club had just completed a season winning two games and losing 20 games and hadn’t seen success for many years. Whilst the word ‘culture’ is widely used, I often wonder if people really understand…

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Stick to the Plan and Win

One of the first questions that you get asked when you coach a football team is, “How many games do you think you will win?” The follow up questions, depending on what team you are coaching, generally go like this; Do you think you can make the finals? Do you think you can win the…

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Life Mirrors Footy When it Comes to Leadership

Having just completed my final coaching stint in AFL I reflected on the dramatic change that has taken place in leadership over the last 35 years. When I started out as a 17 year old kid from Doncaster the industry was very much part-time.  My first coach was a school teacher by day and after…

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Dr Tami Roos on Australian Leadership! Humour is a Must!

Victor Perton: Tami, what are the unique qualities of leadership in Australia and by Australians? I believe one of the unique qualities of leadership in Australia is an Australian’s sense of humour. Some may or may not view that as a quality of leadership, however, I believe if you are able to make people feel…

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JocX Podcast: Empowering Your Greatness

Hey guys – Please check out my latest podcast as a guest host JocX – Empowering Your Greatness https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/jocx-podcast-empowering-your/id987877941?mt=2#episodeGuid=http%3A%2F%2Feliteteamleadership.podomatic.com%2Fentry%2F2016-06-01T01_46_24-07_00  

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