Leaders Under Pressure
This article aims to put stress in business into perspective, but a real issue nonetheless. It offers advice on what you can do to manage it better and become more resilient. How do you stay pressure positive and avoid burn out? The article recommends taking time to think this through on your way up - to focus on honing a personal leadership style, reflecting hard on how well you did when under pressure, how resilient you were, and to get feedback from a coach or mentor, not to wait for the crisis to hit.
Pegg, M.W. (2012) Leaders Under Pressure, Ashridge eNews, February