Your brain is packed with intrusive thoughts and it’s driving you nuts. They enter from every direction and refuse to go away. You’re anxious and even anxious about being anxious. […]
Informative, relevant, entertaining and sometimes a bit controversial – my blog is a place where I reflect, ask questions, share research, provide insights, and encourage robust conversations about leadership and executive coaching.
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Leadership. It’s a fact of life for EL1s and EL2s in the Australian Government. A requirement. A responsibility. The key is to rise above being an ‘ordinary leader’ and into […]
Can you imagine leaving work knowing you’ve accomplished so much but feeling it’s not enough—day after day after day? Kristen Holzapfel spent several years working as a child protection social […]
Sexual harassment and assault in the workplace is a serious problem. In recent weeks, awareness of the issue has gone viral with the #MeToo campaign, following the many Harvey Weinstein […]
A CEO’s reply to an employee’s email about taking a mental health day went viral recently for all the right reasons. It was a positive reminder that when leaders handle […]
What do you want to be when you grow up? It is an innocent enough question, typically asked with good intentions. For many of us, even in childhood, we had […]
Are networking events still relevant for business? I know what most of you are thinking: Business networking events can conjure up images of awkward conversations, too many cocktails, and “schmoozing”. […]
“All that time in my 30s and 40s, I felt like time was running out, life was passing. That if I didn’t do all the things I needed to do […]
“All I am askin’ for is a little respect (just a little bit),” sang Aretha Franklin. I am hearing you, sister! Basic respect and manners appear to have gone AWOL […]
When it was revealed recently that now former Australia Post managing director, Ahmed Fahour, took home $5.6 million last financial year – a salary more than 10 times that of Prime Minister […]