About Scott Borland

Scott Borland, Founder and CEO of CYGNUS Management Consultants Inc, is a recognized expert in helping executives clarify strategy and improve team performance. He brings insightful perspective and proven strategies to strengthen the alignment between strategy, leadership behaviour and group dynamics. Scott has presented frequently at regional/national conferences and is a regular contributor to online journals/blogs.
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Can We Count on You?

Ensuring accountability needs to be a key focus of all leaders – particularly those in higher profile roles. Whether staff or board member, the consequences of weak accountability can be significant – from diminished reputation and constraints on career progression to actual job security or board tenure. Read more »

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CEO Tenure: How Long Is Too Long?

Most of us can provide examples of top-level performers in sports, politics and performance arts who have stayed on past their prime, much to the detriment of their reputation – and their team. The same applies to organizational leaders: there is an opportune time to leave. Five key questions can assist in this reflection and decision-making…Read more »

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