The Fear Of Complacency

The Fear Of Complacency

It’s been a while since I last shared my thinking. These past 8 months have been busy for me both in business and in sport. It has been so refreshing to hear that our clients are experiencing growth and feel optimistic, yet cautious about the future. In my opinion, this cautious yet confident outlook is…

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How often should we re-invent ourselves?

Time to re-invet ourselves

At the weekend I decided it would be beneficial to redecorate the home office. For obvious reasons I have worked from this space more in the last 24 months than the previous 8 years. It would be good to brighten up the environment. A different colour scheme and storage system, out with the old and…

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What will 2021 bring?

What will 2021 bring?

As we start a new year I am sure I am not alone in wondering what 2021 will bring, and how we will make the most of it. The latest lockdown has hit pause on many of our plans. It is customary for us to reflect on the last 12 months, deciding what we need…

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As we return to work, what will be the new normal?

With the new government, roadmap signposting us to embrace a “New Normal” way of conducting our lives; with the 2m rule becoming part of our everyday vocabulary and therefore how we behave socially, and as a business, we find ourselves creating the “New Normal”. Until the next phase, one thing I have learned over the…

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Time Management.

Here are a few thoughts on different strategies from GMD people around Time Management tools and how they can help you improve your own time effectiveness. Effective Time Management Tools. Setting SMART goals – make sure the goals you set for yourself are Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, and Time-bound. Effective planning – make sure you have clear…

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Automotive Management & Leadership Accreditation

Management and Leadership Accreditation

GMD has focused on successfully developing managers and leaders in the retail automotive sector since 2001. As an Approved Centre by the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) for Management and Leadership accreditations, we can offer IMI Quality Assured Programmes and accreditation to enable your business to demonstrate your management competency levels. But what benefits…

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