Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you mastered the power of persuasion, whereby you inspired people to do exactly what you want, when you want?
The road to business success is never straightforward, and every entrepreneur experiences setbacks, must negotiate bumps in the road and overcome challenges. So it helps to have the right investor on board.
In some ways, leadership is like travelling by aeroplane. Whilst turbulence is normal, it requires an experienced hand to avoid any major issues and confidently steer everybody to the intended destination.
Whilst the GDPR will introduce significant changes to data protection legislation – completely overhauling the current legal framework – many bosses still haven’t given thought as to whether current processes comply with the new law.
Martin Winterkorn, the former CEO at Volkswagen (VW), probably read some of the same books about ENRON we all did and said “well, it couldn’t happen here.” The problem is you don’t have to set out to break the laws to fall foul of both the law and public opinion.