Ahhh….you think that’s quality

Ahhh….you think that’s quality

Quality meal, quality game, quality coffee, quality service, quality car, quality friendship… What does it all mean? Quality is one of the most over-used words in the English language. Quality is perceptual, your definition of a quality movie and mine might be totally...
The lack of clarity is stifling your organisation

The lack of clarity is stifling your organisation

Recently as I walked past a small business, the owner had engaged a couple of contractors to re-paint her office.  The tension between them was almost visible and the conversation that was underway went something like this… “Can you see that? That’s not good enough!”...
Business lessons from kids movies

Business lessons from kids movies

As a father for over 17 years and a movie buff, I’ve watched a lot of kids movies. While I’ll never get back the 85 minutes I lost to the Island of Sodor with Thomas and the Magic Railroad, over the years there has been many a movie, I’ve thoroughly enjoyed, beyond...
Love in the Office

Love in the Office

Love is in the air, last Friday was Valentine’s Day and I also read about what happened when Mindvalley made “Love” part of their employees Job Description for five days each year. Vishen Lakini, founder of Mindvalley said “They are a company of highly...
Stop fixing people

Stop fixing people

Are you trying to fix others, your team, your partner or your kids? Are people trying to fix you? It’s taking a lot of energy and not sustainable. Give it up; you’re fighting a losing battle. An approach that has been around for so long, in schools, in organisations...
Should I be on LinkedIn?

Should I be on LinkedIn?

I’ve been asked this question a number of times from different clients. They are on the main social networking sites – Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and wonder should they also be on LinkedIn? With LinkedIn being the fastest growing social media network...