Improve your Difficult Conversations

Do you know how much conflict is costing your school?

Did you know the CBI estimates 20% of leadership time is spent dealing with conflict – that’s one day a week of each of your leaders… about £13k for a one form entry school! Click the link to download our “Cost of conflict spreadsheet” and watch this short tutorial so you can work it out […]

Having Successful Difficult Conversations from “Journey to Outstanding”

A must for any Headteacher!   When tackling under-performance or staff behaviour there are a few steps you need to take that will permeate positively. This download section of the book will explain:   How to have clear expectations Making sure your house is in order Identifying where the issues are Having successful difficult conversations […]

10 Mistakes Leaders make in Difficult Conversations

10 easy to avoid mistakes leaders make in difficult conversations e-course Nobody likes to have difficult conversations, but as school leaders it is the Headteacher’s job to outline issues and ways for the team to move forward. Over the years from training thousands of school leaders, we have noticed patterns, common pitfalls and stumbling blocks […]

Headteacher’s choose your own adventure book!

Can you save a teacher’s career in one successful difficult conversation? Do you remember those ‘choose your own adventure’ books we had  as children? Where you would shape your own story by choosing the actions the lead character took? Welcome to a Headteacher specific version! In the UK Heads Up choose your own adventure, you get […]