Simon T. Bailey

Simon T. Bailey
Simon T. Bailey teaches people around the world how to build a bridge from their current reality to their brilliant future. He is the author of Shift Your Brilliance: Harness the Power of You, Inc., and Brilliant Living: 31 Insights to Creating An Awesome Life, and when he’s not working, he enjoys rooting for the Buffalo Bills (his hometown team).

Why the Best Leaders Hack Their Leadership Styles

By Simon T. Bailey | April 29, 2015

Do you know your boss’s leadership style? Your own? Experts say there are three traditional leadership styles: 1. Autocratic—where the leader makes business decisions without referring to the others. This style allows quick decision-making and effective and close supervision of the team, but may lead to team dissatisfaction. 2. Transactional—where both leaders and team members…

How Giorgio Armani Got His Career Into Gear

By Simon T. Bailey | March 25, 2015

Car analogies are great for describing how motivation works, but my favorite is one you probably haven’t heard before: Engage your gears. It means putting your life into drive and positioning yourself in the middle of the action, where ideas are happening. Take fashion designer Giorgio Armani. After spending time in the armed forces, Armani…