Entries by monica



They say that leaders are born, not made. While it is true that some people are born leaders, some leaders are born in the midst of adversity. Often, simple people who have never had a leadership role will stand up and take the lead when a situation they care about requires it. A simple example […]

Steps to Building Your Personal Brand on Social Media

Update your social media accounts Decide which social media account(s) you are going to focus on, and delete any old accounts that you are no longer using. Make sure all of your information is complete and accurate. This will help you to build traffic to the networks you want to showcase your work. It can […]


STEP UP WITH YOUR PRESENTATION SKILLS! Most of us have experienced dull, irrelevant, or confusing presentations.  But think back to the last really great presentation you saw – one that was informative, motivating and inspiring. Wouldn’t you love to be able to present like that? We share some insights on how you can improve; 1.All […]

Qualities of a Good Servant Leader

Servant leadership is one of this decade’s management buzz words, but what does it really mean? Take a look at some of the characteristic traits of a true servant leader: Lead by example; Leaders who don’t walk the talk lose trust. If you want your team members to display certain behaviours, you need to display […]

Building Team Build Capacity In-house:

Is your team building objectives ticked off just once a year? Perhaps it is a “fun session” during the end of year retreat or perhaps a “fun day out” for the whole company to thank them for all their hard work. Whilst that is all well and good, team building should be a continuous focus, […]


Did you know: Effective communication is really hard to do! Communication is not just a simple exchange of information. So many things can go wrong and it’s important to really understand the emotions behind what you want to communicate, the reasons why you are communicating and what you want the outcome to be. It is […]

Time Management

Are you doing the right things at work? Are you prioritising the right things in life? Take a look at this favourite story about rocks, pebbles and sand or call us at Lantern Training (0706 596162) to learn more about time management training.    

Leadership Skills

To kick start 2018, we have compiled some of our favourite inspirational personal development videos to help you “become a better you” at work this year! We’ll start with “Leadership starts with Why” from Simon Sinek. Call us on 0702 369224 to learn more about developing your leadership skills. #leadershipskills #softskillstraining  

What is proper delegation?

Many leaders have a problem with proper delegation. Many leaders fear the employee may not complete the task the right way, so the leader develops the old attitude that “if you want something done right, you have got to do it yourself”. This type of thinking could be harmful to both the leader and the […]