P&M 05: Mental Health in the Workplace

TweetThis podcast topic is about helping you handle mental health issues in the workplace. As a busy manager, leader or business owner you want to get the work done, get it done quickly, get it done cost effectively: get it done, get it done, get it done! Your staff, for the most part, also want that too. With that can come stress, a lot of stress. There may also be pressures you or your staff...
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P&M 02: Do It All, Be All Things: Control Your Control Freak

TweetIn this podcast, DO IT ALL, BE ALL THINGS: CONTROL YOUR CONTROL FREAK I speak with Holistic Health, Business and Mindset Coach, Kylie Patchett, about the very false notion that as a manager and leader you have to have all the answers, you have to be brilliant at everything, you have to be the one to do it all perfectly and how it impacts on health and happiness. We take a holistic health...
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There is no negative feedback

TweetI’m known for getting on my soapbox when it comes to quality feedback. I believe all feedback, delivered well, is positive. When mistakes are made, performance has dropped, sabotaging is in play, skills doesn’t match standards these are often thought of as needing the tough conversation. Think again. Almost all of the time your team members want to know how well they are...
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Deliberating Management Decision Making

Tweet I recently decided to delete one of my two business/like/fan facebook pages: it was time to streamline and be even more diamond-focused in my approach and offering.  The pending ‘dead’ page was my first ever business social media interface, it’s where I managed to connect with many people, it was the beginning ofmy business… do you get the sense of my connection to...
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The real cost of your management decisions

TweetIn every decision we make, there will be consequences, obviously, and most of the time we are all aiming for positive and profitable outcomes. Quite often a sense of urgency calls on the manager to make decisions on the ‘fly, instantly!  The pressure to make the right decision can be daunting.  Stress and lack of time combined can mean that many alternatives, options, impacts,...
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