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Global Leadership Network UK & Ireland

GLN UK & Ireland

Life and Leadership – Roger Fairhead – 8

Interview series with leadership specialist, Roger Fairhead What does success look like from here? We should all take more risks. I had a conversation with a Director of a small company which had recently been bought out by a larger rival, and she described the difference in corporate cultures.  The smaller company had a corporate […]

Life and Leadership – Roger Fairhead – 7

Interview series with leadership specialist, Roger Fairhead Can you share any challenges you have faced along the way? Any mistakes you’ve learned from? Growth stops when you lose the tension between where you are and where you could be.  This is John Maxwell’s Law of the Rubber Band. Growth also stops when you stretch the […]

Life and Leadership – Roger Fairhead – 6

Interview series with leadership specialist, Roger Fairhead How does calling fit with passion and purpose? Self-awareness is key if you want to develop your abilities and pursue a passion. I’m indebted to John Maxwell for his teaching in this respect. He helps you explore what you would like to do based on the simple principle […]

Life and Leadership – Roger Fairhead – 1

Interview series with leadership specialist, Roger Fairhead Can you name a person who has had a tremendous impact on you? Maybe someone who has been a mentor to you? Why and how did this person impact your life? For most of my life, I have drawn inspiration from authors.  I travelled a lot in my […]

High Performance Team
4 Moves to Elevate Performance at Your Church

Feedback from GLS 2018 delegates indicated a need for further training in visionary leadership at an organisational level. This is a great article to help you assess the effectiveness of your current vision and identify an area for growth. You can read the original article here and find more articles on vision here. Quick, make a list of […]

One-to-one meeting
A Beginner’s Guide to Managing Staff – Part 5: The Review – John Truscott

“Ah,” you say, “the dreaded annual appraisal”. To confirm your feelings, watch this clip (ignore the non-appraisal bit!): And that’s what appraisal is all about for many line managers, with Christians being little different. Sad. So let’s start again. I’ll avoid the A word and use the broader R one, Review. Here are four key […]

One-to-one meeting
A Beginner’s Guide to Managing Staff – Part 4: The Plan – John Truscott

This time I build on the three foundations of job description, person profile and employment terms to create a plan for the worker that will give them a right balance of challenge and support. Getting that balance just right is your responsibility. It will be different for each person you manage. No, not easy! Personal […]

Defining Moments | Your Church’s Next Leader

Bill Hybels, Jim Mellado with Geoffrey Canada The topic of succession planning often makes leaders squirm. It can be filled with insecurities and uncertainties, and yet the future of the churches that leaders have spent their lives building is at stake. Succession is one of the biggest risks a leader will ever take. As Willow […]

Comms Lab with Rob Harley
Comms Lab with Rob Harley – 4

Comms Lab 4 Video In this session Rob Harley reflects on wisdom towards gay couples and on money matters. He also takes a look at the book, ‘Half the Sky’, about women facing oppression around the world.   Main Page Comms Lab Main Page Further Resources Click here for other resources available by Rob Harley. The […]