Are you Fit to Lead?

A more complex world is demanding greater resilience from leadersThe landscape of the typical organisation has changed dramatically in the last 10 years. All the demands for better management and leadership remain but now in a very different environment.Managers are now expected to do more with less, do it more efficiently, be able to bounce... Continue Reading →

What do you want in 2020?

Some of the most common things people list are to be healthier, save money and work on their relationships. Here is a tip for you.  Work at it every day.  If you want to write more, write a couple sentences a day, the paragraphs will soon build. If you want to read more, read a... Continue Reading →

New Year wishes for you all

A friend and colleague of mine sent me this message just before Christmas - I loved it so much that I have borrowed it. It sums up all I wish for my clients for 2020 and beyond. Thank you Joy Medos for sharing... Its that time of year when we look back at the year... Continue Reading →

How to choose a coach?

We often get asked by prospective clients how they should go about choosing a coach so this week we have put our heads together and come up with our top ten tips for making that selection. If you have looked for a coach yourself, you will know that the choice is vast. There is life... Continue Reading →

Spreading your net…

Networking – it’s a word which can make grown men and women quiver with fear or to grin form ear to ear. Its one of those things which you either love or hate- you could say it’s the Marmite of business. I often get asked about networking – my clients want to know · Is... Continue Reading →

Time for a change?

How many times have you wished that you had more time? For me it used to be a weekly wish- if not a daily one sometimes! When you are running your own business time management and prioritisation is an essential skill and yet so many of our clients tell us how difficult they find it.... Continue Reading →

Back to School

I always feel that September is like a new year. After a long summer holiday my Facebook feed is full of pictures of my friends’ children going back to school. They all look so smart - new uniforms, shiny shoes, looks of anticipation and excitement on their faces. Parents are breathing sighs of relief that... Continue Reading →

Inspiring People

This week I have been away leading a leadership development programme for a global company. We had a great 3 days together- a hotel on the edge of Windsor Great Park, sunny weather and great people. Part of the programme was to help participants build their coaching skills to enable them to be really effective... Continue Reading →

Summertime, and the living is easy…

It’s a familiar line isn’t it? And for many people its very true. Summer is traditionally the time when we take our annual holiday, spend time with family, kick back and relax. The longer daylight hours mean many people take the opportunity to use the evenings for leisure time and this summer in the UK... Continue Reading →

Leadership – Going Round In Circles

As a leadership coach, development professional and self-confessed leadership geek I am always on the lookout for new tools, techniques, books, ideas and perspectives, so you can imagine my excitement when a colleague said he had come across a leadership effectiveness diagnostic which we hadn’t seen before. That was in December 2015. As a leadership... Continue Reading →

WordPress.com.

Up ↑