Harnessing Differences in Teams

Posted By Jim Houston,
30/06/2020 14:00 PM
The challenges facing teams in organisations these days are many. They are often dealing with acute time pressures, complex and rapidly changing environments, competing demands and needs, and the...

Leadership, Authority and the Nine Enneagram Types - Part II

Posted By Jim Houston,
27/05/2020 13:28 PM
In our last "Enneagram Insights" we looked at the relationship between leader and follower, and the role authority plays in this. At its best “good authority” enables the team to perform tasks, use re...

Leadership, Authority and the Nine Enneagram Types - Part I

Posted By Jim Houston,
13/05/2020 09:00 AM
Regardless of whether a team is newly formed, self-organising or part of a more traditional hierarchy, the way authority and leadership is exercised is critical to the team achieving its goals. When...

What Makes the Enneagram Unique?

Posted By Jim Houston,
28/04/2020 11:00 AM
There are many personality profiling tools available these days, but it can be overwhelming trying to decide which one is best suited to an organisation’s needs. The Enneagram is a unique and...

The Space Between: Leading During COVID-19

Posted By Jim Houston,
01/04/2020 15:56 PM
“Only a crisis – actual or perceived – produces real change. When that crisis occurs, the actions that are taken depend on the ideas that are lying around. That, I believe, is our basic function: to...