Is it time to make leading a business a team sport?


Is it time to say goodbye to the figurehead leaders, the bold and forthright leaders of our past and make way for a more inclusive and dynamic structure that values and supports engagement?

Why successful leaders of small teams are the perfect choice to run big business


Are successful leaders of small teams suited to the most senior positions in Corporate business? Too darned right they are. These people are perfect fits. Like many others, I used to think of successful business leaders as being big characters: ebullient, confident, domineering. These are the noisy superstars of the corporate world: men (nearly always men) charging through life dragging their orga...

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Getting Back to Thriving Again


As business leaders we didn't have a choice about COVID-19, It just happened, we do have a choice how we respond to it!

Old Teams - New Faces


If you are a seasoned observer of team dynamics these are interesting days.  The Covid lockdown presents new and entertaining challenges for those who strive to make teams perform at the highest levels.  I have been wondering which of these problems is the biggest? Pre-Covid19 Teams On the whole, the teams I have helped over the years seem to have done really well and even enjoyed the new lockdo...

The rising price of Leadership. Is the old standard slipping in the race to the top?


What does the extraordinary performance potential of “High Performing Teams” tell us about the commercial world’s fascination with exceptional and expensive leaders?

The rising price of Leadership

Team Coaching is now the hottest topic in L&D


‘30 years to be an overnight success’   My name is Jerry Brown I have been involved in professional executive and team coaching successfully for over 30 years.Real Embedded Transformational Team Coaching is now the hottest topic in L&D. I would like to introduce you to our way of working with Top Teams from all walks of life. It is a methodology we have been developing since the late 90s ...

Jerry Brown on his feet at the 2019 UAG community event

The UAG Leadership Performance Survey 2020


Hello, its that time of year again, and we at UpAGear are after your opinion. In our 2020 survey we want to know the current mood of Executive Leadership Teams. The survey should only take you around 2 minutes to complete, and is totally anonymous. It would be a huge help to our research and we will be sharing the results in 2020.   SURVEY LINK Thank you for your time.    Here are the result...

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