Time to think

For those of you coming back from holiday, ' Busy is not the point' feels like a great blog post from Seth Godin. Many will have heard about the blight of 'busyness' where we almost brag about our 'busyness' as a badge of honour, denoting how important we are and how much we contribute. I …

Are you being ‘authentic’ or stretching your boundaries?

I've had a few interesting conversations recently with coaching and consultancy clients about being 'authentic' to themselves.  I learnt a lot from these conversations - in many of these instances it was more about needing to try out new skills such as presenting or to use a more engaging or coaching style with their teams …

Stop Calling Every Conversation a “Meeting”

Helpful clarity in "Meeting inspiration" from @HBR.  I find the following distinctions helpful: conversations, group work sessions, decision-supporting, brainstorming. In giving clarity on what is meant to happen in the time you have together in the office you can help others understand what is required of them, how to prepare and make the most of …