Tag Archive: Self Reflection

No Harm in Going Back to the Drawing Board!

We talk about the importance of having mentors and coaches in our lives but how many of us have one? Even if you  are not in business or some other field where it… Continue reading

From Understanding to Overstanding to Innerstanding

  Is this just a play on words or do we bring meaning and energy to words when we redefine them or reframe them? Quite possibly, IF we take time to try and explain,… Continue reading

7 Ways Leaders Hinder or Destroy Teams and Organisations

Unfortunately this is a cross sector phenomena!  Whether it’s government, big corporations, local authority, large NGOs or your one-office voluntary sector organisation or teams of people working in the community, it can all… Continue reading

What Shaped You?

I spent most of my adolescence and adult years surrounded by men. Yes I had female friends but I guess I was a bit of a so-called tomboy. In truth I didn’t feel… Continue reading

Qualities of an Effective Leader

What do you admire about great leaders? What qualities do they have that you want to mirror?

The Microwave Era!

The Microwave era! I love that phrase! It really speaks to  a value and a mindset of wanting everything quickly and without much labour.  For me it also sums up the need, in… Continue reading

Read the room!

An ability to be humble is a great thing but are there times when it’s not the top trait you need to show? Sometimes you need to get buy in by expressing your… Continue reading

Ego!

We all have it!  But how big is yours?  Does it get in the way of your ability to lead? Do you often: Decide not to heed sound advice or ideas just because… Continue reading