The Leverage Point Podcast
How long should you stay in a job?

How long should you stay in a job?

October 8, 2020

We learn by doing; building a wide range of skills and capabilities is accelerated when we do a lot of different things, and in different environments.  So, the more job roles the better, right?   Yes … but.  This episode explores the benefits of moving roles, learning news skills, increasing your experience base, and growing your network … without the negative effects of moving too fast and missing experiences, or gaining a reputation as someone that “can’t see it through”.  

 

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Music credits: Our Big Adventure by Scott Holmes

How to ask for the feedback you need

How to ask for the feedback you need

October 3, 2020

There are better ways to ask for insight. In this episode … you’ll learn that people who solicit insight into their #performance get #feedback not readily available to others.  This enables them to improve their performance WHILE building their build their #network and their #professional_reputation and #personal brand, that support a great #career.  And that’s a leverage point … 

 

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Music credits: Our Big Adventure by Scott Holmes

Mobility and success

Mobility and success

October 3, 2020

The power of mobility in accelerating one's career has always been undeniable. Taking up assignments in different geographies provides the experiences necessary for professional growth. But what is happening and what is likely to happen in the post-Covid world?

 

 

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Music credits: Our Big Adventure by Scott Holmes

Is Ambition Bad?

Is Ambition Bad?

September 30, 2020

Is there such a thing as too much ambition? Ambition and career success are so closely linked: so it’s a good thing, right?  Not necessarily!  In this episode, we discuss the dangers of being over-ambitious and the leverage point available to those that learn how to manage them.

 

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Music credits: Funk Game Loop by Kevin MacLeod

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