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Whether you’re leading a business, a small team or just dreaming of a future in management, the ability to adapt your leadership style according to your objectives and situation is invaluable.  A first step is to recognise the effectiveness of different leadership styles, so with this in mind, ABE's head of marketing, Linda Wilkin, has summarised below some of the most recognised types of leader.

Presentation checklistA great presenter can introduce a concept to colleagues and peers with wit and ease.  For some people presenting is a skill that comes naturally.  For others, the idea of doing a speech is irrationally terrifying.  Whichever category you come into, giving a stand-up speech or online presentation is a chance to show what you know and put your ideas across.  Here is a checklist of things you can do to help you make the most of the opportunity.

The way a business responds to a crisis can be the difference between it emerging stronger or not all.  With this in mind, we are sharing six inadequate responses, turn these around and you have the coordinates for strong decision-making.

Whether considering investment from a personal point of view, a business angle or even the perspective of an entire economy, management education of the type provided by ABE’s Diplomas, has sound economic arguments.

Professional writingPolish your prose to perfection and enhance your professional reputation with our guide to written communication.

Managing a team remotelyABE’s Director of Business Development, Steve Smith,  has, for many years, led a large international team with no two people based in the same country.  Now, with so many of us having to work from home, he shares his experience to help others faced with the challenge of managing their team remotely for the first time.

CVThe process of applying for jobs can be time-consuming and stressful.  Here are our tips to help you make sure your CV (or resume) gets you selected for that all important interview.

TargetThe start of a new year is a time for reflection when we consider whether we are on the right path to a productive and fulfilling future.

With this in mind, read on for five favourite New Years’ resolutions for success:

Whether you are running a business, a department or a project, successfully managing a team of people is a vital component of many managerial roles.  Here are some tips to make your team exceptional.

Education is said to be a powerful tool that can be used to change the world.