What assumptions are you making? Be curious.

What assumptions are you making? Be curious.

Home » Leadership A few years ago, I rented out my flat. The new tenant was initially very enthusiastic about the garden and promised to look after it. Inspecting the property a few months later, I discovered the garden had been pretty neglected except for a large gap...
confidence is never lost, only hiding

confidence is never lost, only hiding

Home » Leadership Last year, I went along to a few improvisation classes in Brighton in search of some fun and a creativity boost, drop-in classes designed for all levels including novices like me. I love the silly games and the encouraging atmosphere – in...
is how you see yourself holding you back?

is how you see yourself holding you back?

Home » Leadership I’m not a baker, or even much of a cook, but I’m going to admit to you that I do like my annual fix of GBBO (The Great British Bake-Off for the uninitiated). This year, I know I’m not alone in being particularly fascinated by Rahul,...
take a deep breath

take a deep breath

Home » Leadership Mary, a senior manager, is recently back from maternity leave. She’s juggling a demanding client-facing role with mothering her 15-month old little girl and is, unsurprisingly, battling exhaustion. Mary comes into our coaching conversation in a...
want more time to lead? 5 things to let go of

want more time to lead? 5 things to let go of

Home » Leadership Are you struggling to find the time to lead not just manage? To be strategic and future-focussed instead of just trying to keep your head above water? If so, you are not alone. As you become more senior within an organisation, there is an expectation...