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...
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...