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Engaged and loving your job?

What I learnt from our family trips to the zoo Employee engagement and why it might be lacking in some workplaces has been of interest to me for some time and I have been asking myself; why is work so … Continue reading

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How was 2017 for you? ………..

The good, the bad and the indifferent and what are your hopes for 2018? Have to say that for a whole variety of reasons, 2017 has not been a stellar year and I for one am very glad to be … Continue reading

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Vulnerability and Leadership………………..

Recently, I have been reflecting on the relationship between vulnerability and leadership, for two reasons, really: One, after years of quoting Brene Brown’s “You can have courage, or you can have comfort, but you can’t have both” I finally read, … Continue reading

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‘The people you admire, warts an’ all’ ……

Who are the people you have a high regard for, despite their flaws or maybe even because of them? Maybe they have had a strong influence on your life and career choices or played a role in formulating your world … Continue reading

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It’s never just about the notes or the words..

The similarities between learning to play the piano and working as a coach. Continue reading

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What happens when someone asks for our help?……………..

Reflecting on the increasing number of requests for help on LinkedIn, and how we might respond when someone asks for our help. Continue reading

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Energy, engagement and enjoyment, Part two

Part one originally was originally published in October 2015 , so time I think to return to this topic and consider more deeply what might lie behind someone having attained a high level of skill in their field and yet experience little … Continue reading

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