Empathy is a vital skill – not just for leaders, but for everyone in today’s society. Along with self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation and social skills, empathy is one of the 5 […]
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After almost 20 years in the public service, this is now my fifth year as an accredited executive coach. In the past 5 years I’ve had the privilege of working […]
Winter can be tough in Canberra with our sub-zero overnight temperatures and long frosty mornings. We also endure a longer winter period than most of Australia; our chilly weather often […]
By Kim Vella and Anca Costin Listen to Dr Kim Vella and Anca Costin, barrister, as they discuss the need for flexibility in the workplace, which is needed in the […]
How have you been coping in recent months? Is your personal productivity at an all-time high, or have you been struggling to keep up and stay positive? If the latter […]
If you’ve been struggling to manage life recently, you’re not alone. The drastic change we’ve all been through, coupled with the threat of illness and the need to distance ourselves from family and […]
As we know, we are all continuing to face unprecedented times and the disruption to the way we relate, connect, work and live together has, and will continue to be […]
When I was born my Mum told me I came out talking. She said I could talk under water with a mouth full of marbles. And she wasn’t wrong. I […]
With the start of the new decade bringing so much uncertainty to so many, Dr Kim Vella is encouraging Canberrans to join together to recognise and create ‘social change’, by […]