Diversity: The Power of Multiple Perspectives

“Our diversity is our strength. What a dull and pointless life it would be if everyone was the same.” ~ Angelina Jolie I have been trialling a new tool with some of my coaching clients, and I wanted to share a couple of observations with you about the breathtaking beauty of diversity. And the extent … Read more Diversity: The Power of Multiple Perspectives


Five Fun Things: The Best Bits of Leadership

Often, leadership is very serious business.  There are weighty responsibilities, and vital goals to be accomplished.  But if it were all hard grind all the time, why would anyone do it?  Leadership can be lots of fun too – and it should be. So today I want to share with you five fun things about … Read more Five Fun Things: The Best Bits of Leadership


6 MORE Traits of Bad Bosses & what to Strive for Instead

Bad Bosses

It’s pretty well understood that we learn the most from our worst bosses, in the same way we learn most from our own mistakes.  Here’s a look at a few more things I learnt from my worst bosses. To learn about Traits #1 – #6 see 6 Traits of Bad Bosses – and what to Strive … Read more 6 MORE Traits of Bad Bosses & what to Strive for Instead


6 Traits of Bad Bosses & what to Strive for Instead

I recently had the opportunity to catch up with an old friend and former colleague who has just started his first chief executive role.  He’d invited me to share any insights I had from my own experience transitioning from senior manager to CE.  What an excellent question!  It created an opportunity for me to reflect … Read more 6 Traits of Bad Bosses & what to Strive for Instead