Your CEO resigned, then a couple of Department Heads left and now you hear rumours that your boss has resigned. Are you in a panic
Having a difficult manager can really damage your self-esteem. It wipes away years of confidence and makes you wonder if you are good at anything.
“I spend my day in meetings… I have to work late to get anything done… meetings run my life.” Does any of that sound familiar?
Kevin Roberts, the Chairman of Saatchi and Saatchi, unexpectedly unleased an avalanche with his comments on gender equality in the ad industry. It cost him
A lot of us think our manager could do better. I know this because I get to peek behind the curtain. Coaching gives people a
Let’s face it, most of us work hard at really churning the water. On a good day we can tell we’re making progress, on a
I was watching a Ted Talk by Diana Nyad, a friend sent it to me and I thought you might like it. She is an
A favourite question for journalists and magazine quizzes is “Who or what inspires you?” For me that inspiration comes watching someone really push toward their
Emotional Intelligence is being touted as the X factor in those who rise to the top and are able to stay there. How good is
Is there a lot of drama in your office? Say someone on your team is really annoyed. They have been wronged. They were asked by
Is your boss a micromanager? You know the type, they give you an assignment, then check every step of the way to see how you’re
I have a very wise client that observed, after listening to comments at his team’s away day, that there was a beast in the room.
Original thinking is that flash behind inventions, breakthroughs and discoveries. That moment you come up with an idea that is really new, not an adaptation
If humans had a keyboard, I’m sure there would be a Respond button. Everyone would punch it, our clients, our bosses, our staff, our families
You work hard. You come up with ideas, get things moving, check all the details and deliver on time. You’ve got a lot to do
It happens to us all. I felt flat, totally unmotivated. I was having a hard time starting on a list of things that I wasn’t
Life isn’t always cherries, stuff happens that isn’t nice. You apply for a new position at work and don’t get it. Your boss grabs the
There are times in life when you just feel good, you’re cheerful, energetic and optimistic. How do you hang on to that feeling? Here are
Have you ever had that rant in your head, the one where you are certain your staff doesn’t have a working brain between them and
Almost all managers and leaders struggle with delegating. You came up through your trade doing the work. And you did it darn well. That’s why