7 traits that can damage your success as a leader

first_imgby: Dan BergerAs leaders, or aspiring leaders, we all want to achieve success – both personally and for our organizations. Success can mean different things to different people, but regardless of your definition, there are definitely some traits that can damage your pathway to success.“ … A leader that is not confident, determined, and committed toward his duties can be considered as a major red flag for a business,” writes Pratik Bang, founder, chairman and CEO at Techwire Solutions Inc., in a recent LinkedIn article.Bang lists seven traits that if present can do damage to a leader:Lack of communication. If we can’t explain our ideas to our team or thoroughly deliver necessary information to them, then we need to work on our communication skills. continue reading » 31SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Confidence in the potential of Queensland’s property market is on the rise

first_imgConfidence has lifted in the Queensland property market this quarter.CONFIDENCE in Australia’s property market lifted in only one state this quarter – Queensland.New analysis released through the ANZ/Property Council industry sentiment survey found that confidence levels had lifted in Queensland for the third consecutive quarter.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home3 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor3 hours agoWhile it was the only state to experience a lift in the most recent quarter it was still behind other states on a whole.Property Council Queensland executive director, Chris Mountford, said while it was a good sign the sector was improving more needed to be done to achieve the high levels of confidence some of the southern states were experiencing.“The difference between the local property industry being pleasantly optimistic and firing on all cylinders is potentially thousands of Queensland jobs,” Mr Mountford said.He said the most recent rise in confidence could be attributed to commitments to infrastructure and things such as the extension of the boost to the First Home Owners Grant.Mr Mountford said the industry was waiting for the impending release of the SEQ Regional Plan, to see what sort of impact that would have on the industry.Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:47Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:47 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p360p360p270p270pAutoA, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenMonthly Core Index: June00:47last_img read more

Crystal Cup announces kid challenge in honour of Sid Davis

first_imgFORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Crystal Cup will honour longtime minor hockey coach Sid Davis with the 1st Annual Sid Davis Memorial Youth Pond Hockey Challenge.In a post on Facebook late Monday, Crystal Cup organizers announced the event for children between the ages of 5 and 18 will take place on the last day of the Crystal Cup, February 25, 2018.Davis passed away just before Christmas.  As soon as Davis and his family moved to Fort St. John, Sid joined the Fort St. John Minor Hockey Association and started coaching various teams.  According to FSJ Minor Hockey “, He was a players coach; once you had him, he was invested in you. He followed the players’ progress through their various divisions and teams. He would shoot a text of encouragement or suggestion for improvement. He was inspiring!”- Advertisement -Teams of five to eight from pre-novice to midget can join in the pond hockey tournament.Registration is now open for the Sid Davis Memorial Pond Hockey Challenge at Hard Edge Sports in the Pomeroy Sport Centre.  Registration is $50 per team.  All the details about the tournament will be posted at the Crystal Cup’s website www.thecrystalcup.ca.The 7th Annual Crystal Cup takes place February 23 to 25 out on Charlie Lake.  Registration for the other parts of the tournament is still underway.Advertisementlast_img read more