Are you brave enough to be you?

Are you brave enough to be you?

Do you ever hear something that someone says and think Yes they’ve nailed it, those words, that phrase really gets to the heart of it.  That was me this weekend as I heard this question as I was listening to a brilliant podcast with Dr Rangan Chatterlee and Gareth Southgate this weekend.  Gareth Southgate was…

Sparkly Shoes and Trust

Sparkly Shoes and Trust

In order to create workplace cultures where people thrive and grow, we have to cultivate environments where trust is at the heart of everything we do. We need trust in order to be ourselves, to have the conversations that will help us to breakthrough, to find the courage to ask for help, to stand up…

Jelly legs, Courage and Compassionate Cultures

Jelly legs, Courage and Compassionate Cultures

I love walking in nature and exploring new places. Last weekend I was lucky enough to spend a few days soaking up the glory of Autumn in the Lake District. The picture you can see on the blog post is one of elation and joy – of feeling on top of the world. It truly…

What’s your picture of leadership?

What’s your picture of leadership?

If you had to draw a picture that represents what leadership means to you, what picture would you choose and what are the words and memories that come to mind?   The picture that comes into my head is one of immense joy; of looking up to the sky, stretching high and wide and feeling I…