Leadership versus management

12 June 2019

Leadership is about people situations and choice.  Getting the Right Things Done. Dreams and disasters. Showing why the route ahead is worth the effort to you and me. Enticing me to walk... Read more >

Becoming centered

10 June 2019

My mind is all over the place. What post will I write? Will it be about the need for more softness in our work behaviour, more gentle speech, more listening, more kindness?... Read more >

Use Easter to craft your future

19 April 2019

Easter is a great point in the year I believe. Not just because it reminds us of life’s fecundity, or because chocolate is so easy to get, or that there is a... Read more >

Keys to success

18 April 2019

As a leader CEO, GM, whatever, you have to inspire passion in others to fulfil your responsibilities, that’s because building something of value is so difficult that any rational person would give... Read more >

Pessimism rocks

17 April 2019

I dislike the argument that we should all be optimistic, that those who see the darker hews of life need be re educated. This is partly because I am pragmatic:  Negativity is... Read more >

Making your inner critic work for you

16 April 2019

Your inner critic is like all critics, it makes comments because it cares. Critics want something different, something better. The radio jocks, footie commentators and critics of art want their words to... Read more >

Your future. Your choice.

15 April 2019

Today is a very important day. Yesterday has passed – though its teachings remain to guide us. Tomorrow has yet to come, sitting like a lighthouse beacon, highlighting safe and dangerous pathways... Read more >

Mind reading

12 April 2019

Recently a statement was told to me.  It was said quietly and with obvious pain. This person had recently left a relationship. The other person is hurting  I was told.  Nothing... Read more >

Change takes courage

11 April 2019

Changing a business requires courage on the part of business leaders and their staff.  Change can result in success or failure, and the possibility of failure incites fear for all those... Read more >

Saying sorry

10 April 2019

The thing about “sorry” when said with honesty is that it shines a light on cause and effect. “I did this and it hurt you and because we are all connected it... Read more >