Ros Taylor

July 2018

The Elevator Pitch elevated

By |2018-07-04T10:00:21+00:00July 4th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Confidence, Confidence at Work, Founder Insights, Tips|Tags: , , , |

You’ve all heard of an Elevator Pitch. You know it’s when someone asks about what you do in the lift to your office. Short and sweet, it should captivate before you exit. It’s often treated with some ribaldry but I would suggest it has a [...]

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May 2018

April 2016

What Makes Leaders Tick?

By |2016-04-14T21:32:18+00:00April 13th, 2016|Categories: Just Leadership|Tags: , , |

What Makes Leaders Tick? To answer this question, I interviewed 80 business leaders – I analysed their skills, their attitudes, their backgrounds and their working habits. And yes, they do work hard, but the compensation is that they just love it. They adore the accompanying limelight [...]

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Successful Female Leaders

By |2018-09-17T17:02:13+00:00April 7th, 2016|Categories: Women As Leaders|Tags: , , , , |

Successful Female Leaders I was invited to speak on two consecutive Women's Days to talk about Successful Female Leaders. One was simply not enough.  My speech was focused on the research I carried out into the skills that propelled 80 CEOs to the top of [...]

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March 2016

February 2016

You can Learn Social Confidence

By |2016-04-14T21:58:15+00:00February 11th, 2016|Categories: Just Leadership|Tags: , , , |

You can Learn Social Confidence Social Confidence is a subject that has interested me greatly throughout my professional career. I still remain surprised by how people can look so confident but be lacking in confidence internally. I have also discovered that people can also be [...]

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January 2016

A crisis of confidence at the top

By |2016-04-14T22:04:57+00:00January 18th, 2016|Categories: Key To The Boardroom|Tags: , , , , |

A crisis of confidence at the top I had been asked to deliver a seminar to a group of CEOs of medium to large organisations and met the organiser of events in the rarified atmosphere at the top of the Park Lane Hilton. I imagined [...]

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December 2015

Women and Men in Executive Positions

By |2016-04-14T22:48:05+00:00December 31st, 2015|Categories: Women As Leaders|Tags: , , , |

Women and Men in Executive Positions – How do their perceived strengths differ?   The typical qualities and strengths we associate with senior executives are leadership, good communication skills, delegation, getting on with a broad cross-section of people and having the capacity for hard work. [...]

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