The isolation of imperfection

The isolation of imperfection

This week brought news my son’s godfather died suddenly and I was immediately filled with regret for the texts and emails I wrote in my head but didn’t send over the past 6 months. It was painful to sit with my own shortcoming.   In the work context, the recorded...
The feedback response

The feedback response

One of the things I love about working with Leaders and their teams is uncovering the patterns of thinking and behaving that people fall back on, particularly in challenging times……like NOW. You see we’re all programmed to keep ourselves ‘safe’...
Discover what’s holding your team back

Discover what’s holding your team back

I’ve been calling myself a Team Unlocker for a year now. It came out of a conversation with a reality TV expert (no I was never contemplating a stint on reality TV!!) about sticky words. These are the words that people remember about you. What I was looking for was a...
Getting things right……a balancing act

Getting things right……a balancing act

In a recent Discovery interview with a senior partner in a law firm I was told that if you give a lawyer a choice of two pieces of work, one they are experienced in and the other they have less experience in they will invariably take the first. What followed was a...