5 Essential Traits of High Performing Employees

Are you looking to recruit high performing talent? Do your employees have these high performing traits?

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Most of the organisations that we help guide to new superstar employees, are looking to hire high performance and high potential employees. Top performing candidates are in increasingly high demand, especially as many companies are looking to hire strategically critical or niche roles. It is therefore essential that you can identify what a high performer looks like.

Here we have put together five essential qualities of high performing employees:



Sometimes it's the leaders that need the support to motivate themselves and their team, to ultimately improve performance, deliver and ensure success. Executive coaching is a widely used tool which provides leaders with the skills to discover their potential! 

By focusing on defining their vision, understanding their motivations, and driving them to improve and become better decision makers, leaders and all round company advocates.


Executive Coaching provides your leaders with the tools, skills and knowledge for immediate and longer-term business success. 


About the author
Doug Mackay
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Having started his career in Executive Search in 1998, Doug set up Collingwood in 2005 alongside his wife, Claire Mackay.

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