Hey Champion – yes, you!

We bet you’ve done loads of great things this year, but you probably haven’t noticed them all or thought they were that special.

Well, we think they were – and we think you are!

Take a moment right now and reflect. Maybe you’ve

  • Helped a colleague who was overwhelmed with a looming deadline
  • Come in earlier to work to cover for someone who was off sick
  • Made someone smile – or laugh out loud
  • Been a friend
  • Shared your insight on something
  • Come up with a new idea
  • Noticed when someone was sad or frustrated, and supported them
  • Told someone how well they did
  • Given someone hope
  • Done a great job
  • Been a team player
  • Dared to speak up against injustice
  • Listened without prejudice
  • Developed yourself; new knowledge, skills, experience
  • Found a win-win solution
  • Or something elseJ
Here’s to you, Champion. Thanks for all you’ve done and all you’ve been this year!

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and an amazing 2018!

Mandy and Elisabet


About the authors

Mandy Flint & Elisabet Vinberg Hearn, award-winning authors of ”The Team Formula”.

Their latest book, multi-award-winning ”Leading Teams – 10 Challenges: 10 Solutions”, published by Financial Times International is a practical tool for building winning teams. You can download a free chapter of the book at www.leadingteamsbook.com

Praise for ”Leading Teams: ”Leadership is about effective conversations. This book is a very useful ready reckoner for leaders everywhere seeking the words and methods needed each day at work. Sanjay Gupta, CEO English Helper Inc, India

Kayleigh Bateman
About the author

Kayleigh Bateman is the head of digital content and business development at WeAreTheCity. As a journalist there she covers stories about women in IT and looks after its women in technology community. She was previously the special projects editor for Computer Weekly and editor of CW Europe. Kayleigh attended the University of Hertfordshire, where she studied for her BA in English literature, journalism and media cultures. You can contact her at [email protected]