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How Conflict can help transform your culture

2017-10-30T01:47:53+00:00

Few leaders in the workplace relish the appearance of conflict in their teams. They often report feeling like they are thrust into the position of a parent trying not to favour a particular sibling, because we know taking sides can make conflict very personal. Yet when your Marketing Manager is about to devour your Finance [...]

How Conflict can help transform your culture 2017-10-30T01:47:53+00:00

What’s gravity got to do with leadership?

2017-10-03T07:01:27+00:00

Have you ever come across this question before..... if every animal on planet Earth was endowed with a human brain, which animal would be the slowest to find water? Humans I hear you say? Close, but not correct - we’d be second last! The answer is fish – fish don’t know what water is because [...]

What’s gravity got to do with leadership? 2017-10-03T07:01:27+00:00

Managing your energy on a “shoestring”

2017-09-10T01:27:48+00:00

We think of shoestring budgets in terms of finances — we need to achieve an outcome with limited funds and we must find creative ways to pull off miracles.  But have you also felt that your energy is also operating on a shoestring? It’s more than just not having the time you need to [...]

Managing your energy on a “shoestring” 2017-09-10T01:27:48+00:00

Thriving Workplace Conference Reflection

2017-10-03T06:57:35+00:00

Some helpful questions opened up at the Thriving Workplace Conference where it became apparent that the workplace wellness movement is now moving beyond physical health with corporate marathons, flu jabs and fit bits and into the realms of emotional, mental and spiritual wellbeing. Could workplaces striving to raise the wellness of their people form [...]

Thriving Workplace Conference Reflection 2017-10-03T06:57:35+00:00

7 Keys to Supercharge your Wellness Program

2017-08-22T01:01:54+00:00

Wellness seems to be the new buzzword for large companies in attracting and retaining talent and lifting the productivity of their workforce. The excitement is palpable and creative ideas abound. Yet some wellness programs seem to hit the mark better than others. Many wellness programs are a series of zany ideas that temporarily grab [...]

7 Keys to Supercharge your Wellness Program 2017-08-22T01:01:54+00:00

Managing Up: Fact or Fiction

2017-05-24T06:14:57+00:00

A common agenda when coaching aspiring leads is, “How do I manage my manager?”.  One middle manager commented recently on the inadequacies of their boss.  Painfully aware of this person’s lack of communication skills and apparent inability to think strategically, the perennial question arose as to how to manage upwards.   Before launching into [...]

Managing Up: Fact or Fiction 2017-05-24T06:14:57+00:00

Could Wellness replace Engagement as the New HR Metric?

2017-02-28T03:17:58+00:00

  Most HR professionals today need no convincing on the ROI for achieving high staff engagement. Statistics linking engagement to customer loyalty, productivity, sales revenue and workforce productivity have been amassing for decades.   Yet when we look to the top performing organisations in the engagement stakes globally, their concept of engagement is evolving [...]

Could Wellness replace Engagement as the New HR Metric? 2017-02-28T03:17:58+00:00