How do I spark self-leadership?

How do I spark self-leadership?

Dee Hock, Founder of VISA has been attributed with the following quote… ¬† “If you want to lead, invest at least 40% of your time in leading yourself.” ¬† After I mentioned this in a recent keynote speech, someone came up to me and asked: “How do...
How does confidence help or hinder self-awareness?

How does confidence help or hinder self-awareness?

What do you think of this statement?: Experience and power hinder self-awareness.   Mark, the Director of a company I once worked for shared with me that on his recent annual leave he underwent a leadership assessment and all the results came back that he was an...
Why are boundaries important for leadership?

Why are boundaries important for leadership?

I’ve recently injured my knee. As part of the¬†mending process, I’m working with my Physio to reactivate my vastus medialis oblique! This VMO – inner thigh muscle –¬†it’s just above the kneecap and it helps to stabilise the kneecap when you...
What do you value?

What do you value?

In a recent leadership workshop Karen reached out on private chat and asked me how she could identify her values and how her values link to understanding her value to her team and the organisation. Great questions! Do you know your values? Your values are part of...
How does a false start impact you?

How does a false start impact you?

Happy new year: 2021! I hope you were able to have a break over the festive season: relax, re-energise, see as many loved ones as safely as you could; got in some sleep, laughter and fun! Martin and I had been planning to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania this...
Are you confident at conflict?

Are you confident at conflict?

Marketing genius Seth Godin posted a recent blog… Contradictory answers to obvious questions That’s how you know that they’re not obvious. When smart, committed people disagree about the answer to a question, you’ve found a question worth...