Leaders & Managers

Get inspired. Be inspirational


What does it mean to be a great leader? Psychologist and leadership expert Ronald E. Riggio, thinks it’s being positive and inspirational. Martin Luther King thought it was the ability to mould, rather to search for, consensus. Others point to qualities such as assertiveness, adaptability and honesty.

Ultimately, the type of leader you are (or aspire to be) is shaped by your personality, experiences, working environment and more. Because everyone is different, we tailor all our services to suit your individual needs – ensuring you and your teams can thrive.

Leaders and Managers

Resource library

Are management and leadership the same thing? Can you balance managerial responsibilities with existing family and personal commitments? What skills does a great leader need? We provide insight on the skills you need to become an effective leader in our resource library below.


Understanding your motivations, managing stress and inspiring people are crucial management qualities. Watch our webinars and access our services to turn theory into reality.

Real stories


CABA’s career development support has helped hundreds of people get back into work, progress their career, start their own business, improve their work life blend and more.

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Insights from our experts

Meg Burton

CABA’s professional development trainer and executive coach, Meg Burton discusses the challenges of becoming a leader, with particular reference to changing workplace relationships.

Building relationships to become and effective leader   >
Tips for managing former peers   >
Indy Agnihotri

But is leadership a choice or a position? Chartered accountant and career coach, Indy Agnihotri, asks the question and suggests that before we attempt to lead others, we should first learn to lead ourselves. Click on the link below for further information

Leadership is a choice, not a position   >

Our support

Becoming an effective leader is easier with the right guidance. We have the tools and resources to help you both professionally and personally to be the best you can be.

Our Support


Keep your skills sharp during unemployment with our range of free courses.

Can you manage change or respond to the unexpected? How do you keep your skills sharp while job hunting? Our courses give you the insights and skills you need to succeed. Book a place on our full day courses or learn online at your own pace.

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