Lucid Leadership by Rowan B. Colver

If you have a team of motivated people, consider yourself lucky. This is an asset that can make things happen for you. We have to remember that individuals are real people and it’s only when they work together for you that they are your team. Leadership means taking responsibility for…


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So you don’t have any cryptocurrency and you don’t want to buy any. That’s where most people are at right now. The internet is full of sites that want to give you free tokens and coins. They’re a mixed bag that can help or hinder. There are a few really…


Lucid Leadership by Rowan B. Colver

So not every nation is a bustling hub of foreign phonics and strange but friendly cultures. The internet is absolutely this place. With a majority of people online these days, mixing with the crowd is an essential part of business and leadership. We are all different, when we are online…


Lucid Leadership by Rowan B. Colver

It’s a big responsibility to be a leader. There are lots of jobs to do and many people who rely on you to do them. If you have a social following as many people do, they want to see you active and consistent. If you have an office under your…


Lucid Leadership by Rowan B. Colver

We’re all different people, and in typical situations, we are given space to be exactly who we want to be. As soon as we put on a professional hat, however, our personality becomes part of our service. We have to watch our behaviour, the way we speak, and how we…


Lucid Leadership by Rowan B. Colver

As the leader, you’re expected to be strong. The face you present to the team must be the best version. The team functions well because they have a strong foundation to stand on. This is you, and more importantly, your vibe. This isn’t hippy nonsense. Another word for it is…


Lucid Leadership by Rowan B. Colver

When everyone is on the same page and have the same ideas about what success looks like for the team, the leader has achieved great synchrony and effectiveness. The whole can be lead by a hands-off approach that reduces the need to micromanage and intervene. The job at hand is…


Lucid Leadership by Rowan B. Colver

You work harder than anyone can fully appreciate, the thinking time with the research and preparation all count as invisible hours. So after pouring out buckets of energy on something you worked hard on, to be criticised instead of applauded can be very painful. To be given the cold shoulder…


Lucid Leadership by Rowan B. Colver

Working on your own doesn’t really mean that, there are people all around us. Some of them are directly related to your work and others more casually. Many people don’t work alone either, often we work as part of a larger team for an employer or for each other. It…


Lucid Leadership by Rowan B. Colver

Being an unmovable force is sometimes essential in leadership. Not everyone is willing to be on your side, sometimes people will want to speak or work against you. If you are responsible for the process they are inhibiting, you have to address the problem. Assertiveness is a well-known technique that…

Rowan Blair Colver

I’m a music writer and humanities educator from Sheffield in England. Democracy of philosophy, comments are open to encourage friendly debate.

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