Episode: 05

Just Lead with Cecily ‘Cec’ McGuckin

With Sonia McDonald and Cecily ‘Cec’ McGuckin

About this Podcast.

LHQ (LeadershipHQ) believes we should lead with kindness and courage, from the heart, doing rather than telling, and is known for their mantra ‘Just Lead’. LHQ leads by example in all these areas and through their work, research and awards. Their Outstanding Leadership Awards also espouses everything to do with Great Leadership.

Sonia McDonald founder & CEO of LeadershipHQ (LHQ) and McDonald Inc. will be sharing the best of leadership and interviewing the best in leadership.

Want to be a guest on our podcast go to https://www.leadershiphq.com.au/ or https://www.outstandingleadershipawards.com.au/contact/ or email us at hello@outstandingleadershipawards.com.au or hello@leadershiphq.com.au

About Cecily ‘Cec’ McGuckin

Cecily McGuckin is proud to be doing things differently. As the first and only female CEO in Australia’s steel distribution industry, she is passionate about driving change and leading the way for women in male-dominated sectors and those heading up family businesses. Her focus on organisational culture and exceptional customer experience is guiding the family business into the next generation.

After beginning her career in finance, Cecily moved into Construction Management. Roles at leading companies including Suncorp and Mirvac followed where she gained a wealth of experience in the day-to-day running of big business and the delivery of large scale projects.

Cecily credits her emotional intelligence and gut instinct as the key drivers behind her success as a CEO. Not to mention her willingness to take a breath and calmly find the right moment to create conversations that generate results.

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