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The personal impact of knowing my Strengths

The personal impact of knowing my Strengths

My introduction to Strengths​In early 2012, I received the New York Times best-selling book, StrengthsFinder® 2.0 and completed my online strengths assessment. At this point I had no idea what it would open me up to and how it would lead me to a passion for strengths....

Being more effective by doing less

Being more effective by doing less

When you think about the role of leaders, there are a broad range of responsibilities, providing technical guidance/expertise and activities that leaders need to do. Unfortunately, the response of “busy” is all too common when asking leaders how they are. Often...

Leadership – How you show up

Leadership – How you show up

I love going to rock concerts. I love the energy in the venue (or on the side of a grassy hill at a vineyard) and experiencing my favourite bands perform their songs live. I also love being surprised when a band improvises and interprets one of their songs (or another...

It’s the little things

It’s the little things

Leadership is not a role – it’s the way you build and align people to the purpose, rally people together and how you show up. And essentially, powerful leadership comes down to the little things that are done on a daily basis.

Consciously Applying Your Strengths

Consciously Applying Your Strengths

What does it mean to consciously apply your dominant Strengths?I often explore with clients ways to dial up and dial down their Strengths - in different situations, with different tasks or in different relationships - and how are they being more aware and intentional...

My Word for 2020

My Word for 2020

I’m not sure where the concept of having a word for the year started, however a few years ago I was inspired by friends and colleagues, who had found it helpful. The aim is to identify a word to underpin and motivate your approach in the year to help you achieve your...

Ten Ways to Create and Cultivate an Inspired Team Culture

Ten Ways to Create and Cultivate an Inspired Team Culture

It’s now April and the excitement of the new year and the goal achieving focus for the first quarter can be starting to wear off, particularly in the workplace. Often teams can feel lacking and uninspired, so here are ten tips to boost focus, productivity, engagement...

Bringing Strengths to Life

Bringing Strengths to Life

Training transfer is the process of integrating into the workplace the learnings from training sessions, online courses, conferences etc. For any training to be effective, there needs to be a practical application of the insights, skills and tools into the workplace....

17 tips to be a more inspiring leader in 2017

17 tips to be a more inspiring leader in 2017

  Who doesn’t love working for an inspiring leader? You know, the type of leader we all hear about, quote and celebrate. The type of leader that inspires you to take action, one that creates a compelling vision and a culture of inspired energy. An energy where...