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Work / Life balance – It’s all about boundaries

The key to work/life balance is understanding your boundaries - time, location, spatial and inter-personal boundaries. Over the past six months, the boundaries between home and work have become a lot fuzzier. As we settle in for the long haul, ...

By |2020-11-06T12:02:54+00:00August 30th, 2020|Covid-related, Teamwork|1 Comment

COVID-19: What next? Who knows? Living with uncertainty

So here we are, tentatively venturing back out into the world and wondering what life will be like. There is no shortage of commentators predicting the business, societal and political changes which will result from the pandemic. I am not ...

Self-compassion, not self-indulgence – Looking after number one

My intention this month was to write about compassion. Lord knows we could all do with some of that right now. But then a post on LinkedIn caused me to rethink. It bemoaned the number of articles exhorting us to ...

By |2020-11-06T12:08:04+00:00April 30th, 2020|Covid-related, Emotions & Thinking|0 Comments

Finding focus in difficult times – A leadership challenge

If you're a leader, how do you find focus at a time like this? It's unlikely you've ever faced such a significant challenge. You may be in a front line organisation with staff in personal danger; you may be worried ...

By |2020-11-06T12:11:24+00:00March 31st, 2020|Coaching, Covid-related, Leadership|0 Comments

Why is teamwork so hard? How to develop better team working

Having worked out what is and isn't a team last month, this month I'm looking at why so many teams fail to work well together and what you can do to develop better team working. The insecure leader One of ...

By |2021-04-19T12:56:49+00:00February 29th, 2020|Leadership, Leadership Team Coaching Featured, Teamwork|0 Comments

What is a team? It’s not as straightforward as you think

Does that sound like a daft question? Surely everyone knows what a team is. But actually, it's not as straightforward as you might think. For example, a group of people working for the same boss is not necessarily team, no ...

By |2020-11-06T12:12:47+00:00January 31st, 2020|Leadership, Teamwork|1 Comment

Seven psychological tips for making change that lasts

Last month, you may recall, I wrote about how to feel better about yourself if you hadn't achieved all you wanted to as we approached the end of the year. This month, as we contemplate a new decade and ...

By |2024-01-04T12:19:43+00:00December 31st, 2019|Emotions & Thinking, Making Change Happen|0 Comments

And so this is Christmas – and what have you done?

Another year over, a new one just begun. I've been living with this song for weeks as the choir I sing with rehearses for Christmas. I don't know about you but the line 'another year over' tends to leave me ...

By |2020-11-06T12:13:37+00:00November 30th, 2019|Emotions & Thinking, Making Change Happen|0 Comments
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