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Business Vision – Hidden secrets of the Innovator

Business Vision – Hidden secrets of the Innovator

Hidden secrets of the InnovatorMark Loftus for Business Vision Innovators: entrepreneurs taking risks, investors with confidence in their own judgement, colleagues who find the new angle. What makes them tick? You may assume they are filled with self-confidence, but...

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Snippet – No.15: Risk-taking

Snippet – No.15: Risk-taking

Six snippets ago I talked about lock-down without my phone. It meant I noticed things I would otherwise have missed – the sounds, smells, sites of my hometown.The ‘Fix’ suggested that week was to delete an app that you use on a daily basis and notice what you feel,...

Snippet – No.14: Appetite

Snippet – No.14: Appetite

I have been trying to support some of Useful and Kind Unlimited’s cohort of young people (18-25) through these times of enormous uncertainty, challenge and frustration, and so in the last few weeks I have asked myself the same question I always ask my clients,...

Snippet – No.13: Prudence

Snippet – No.13: Prudence

I cycled 203km a few days ago as a way of marking the Summer solstice, the furthest I’ve ever cycled. Days had been merging into one and I wanted something to look back on in future years, a kind of ‘before the ride’ and ‘after the ride’, a way of getting some...

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3 thoughts about you and leadership

3 thoughts about you and leadership

The Solo and Viewpoints reports helps you tune into yourself and understand your strengths, gaps and potential better. It will give you fresh insights into how your unique pattern of strengths means you are suited to make particular leadership contributions.  ...

Can people change?

Can people change?

Do you believe you can change, learn and grow? Or do you believe that your abilities are innate and can only be developed up to a fixed level? Can intelligence and character can be changed? Or are they set, and there is not much we can do to alter them? This...

Leadership Aspirations

CharacterScope - developing yourself and your teamLeadership Aspirations Your personal aspirations The message behind CharacterScope is simple: We believe the world would be a better place if everyone found the confidence to be the leader they have the inner potential...

The CharacterScope coaching promise

The CharacterScope coaching promise

Built on 25 years of insight Built on 25 years of coaching insight, CharacterScope is like having a great leadership coach always available to you, guiding your development day by day The foundation of CharacterScope comes from the coaching team at The Thinking...

Why tips don’t work

Why tips don’t work

It is a nice idea to think that there are tips or hacks that will make our lives better. A silver bullet that those in the know are aware of and that we have finally been granted access to. But try this simple test: type ’10 tips’ into Google and see how many pages...