Entries by Wentworth

Focus On High Leverage Activities

It is easy to be reactive, eager to jump on tasks in an effort to solve problems and get things done at speed. But that default of doing tasks yourself may be a trap and provide little leverage.

Don’t be too busy to call people during lockdown

There’s a sense with some managers at the moment that they are really too busy just dealing with the chaos of the Covid pandemic on their business to make individual calls to their team. And anyway they tell me “the team are doing fine”. Really? I would assume nothing of the sort. I absolutely get […]

Showing Leadership

I had the privilege of being the MC for the recent Training & Development Asia conference held at the Shangri-La in Singapore.

Talent Program: Manufacturing Asia

The client wanted to create an experiential development program for a cohort of identified talent. These were individuals across the business, some of whom lead teams, some of whom were highly influential but did not manage anyone directly. The objectives were primarily: