Life lessons

Leadership lessons from The Wall.

Sometimes taking time out from your regular routine is just what’s needed to help you refocus. Time-out enables you to learn vital leadership lessons to fuel your success. I was gifted this opportunity recently when I hiked Hadrian’s Wall. Hadrian’s Wall goes on for miles. […]

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How will curiosity make your boat go faster?

Organisations are awash with it. Corporate baggage swirls and swills from every nook and crevice. It captures and tugs at you. You can hear it in conversations, see it pinned to the walls and feel it in the atmosphere. These whirlpools of tradition, ritual and […]

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Dealing with Disappointment

Disappointments are inevitable and the way we cope with them can be defining moments in our lives. In the past year, the mental health of our country has been under the spotlight. Periods of isolation have increased the sense of loneliness some feel and it […]

Be more curious

Here’s why innovation isn’t working in your organisation.

What could it be like if innovation really was part of your organisation’s DNA? Large doesn’t always provide success in today’s disruptive world. The ability to innovate is the golden ticket in town. Big companies used to have a lifespan of 61 years, now it’s […]

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5 questions for leaders to help them do more with less.

Now more than ever we need everyone to get resourceful, to be able to do more with less.

Being the best role model

Why is it so important to be a great role model?

The vulnerability feel about their return to work places means that we need great role models to guide us and reduce friction.

Learning Entrepreneur

Become a Learning Entrepreneur

With L&D under immense pressure learn how to become a learning entrepreneur and bridge the credibility gap.

Turning values into hi-viz

No-one misses a person wearing a hi-viz jacket – they stand out and with them we feel secure. We know they are performing an important job; safely. Whatever that job is. Organisational values are just as important but they often end up gathering dust as […]

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Are you missing the coffee chats?

In conversations with many of our clients they are telling us they miss the coffee chats and feel it’s an opportunity lost. It might be those lightbulbs you have when you just explore something with someone over a coffee. Or the chance meeting that illuminates […]