Trade-offs

When programs driving change in organisations are established the last thing to think about is how to manage the change, embed the change, ensure the change will be sustainable. When budgets are tight often the first thing to get scraped off the budget is managing...

Determination

Just a few hours ago I had a revelation with my one year old daughter. She has been rather cranky and clingy lately and I did some quick research on my friend Google and read about a development leap. As she keeps wanting to walk holding my hands, I decided I will let...

New Year’s resolutions… want to succeed?

We are all in the same boat, the festive season has come to an end and we are facing a brand spanking New Year! If we have used this time wisely, we have relaxed, celebrated life, love, family and friends, but also reflected a little. Many of us would have reflected...

It’s all in the plan…

Imagine rocking up to a course where you have little to no up-front knowledge about what you are going to learn, let alone how what you are going to learn is going to influence or impact the way you do your job. As part of my planning for the New Year I looked at what...

Less is more

Recently, I was watching “I’m a celebrity …get me out of here!” and I saw how Jay Laga’aia was chosen to be the leader. He didn’t really want the role of leader, but since he had been assigned the role, he embraced it and started to act as the “leader” of the group by...

The power of smiling…

Recently someone told me that I smile too much…it is not the first time I have been told that I smile a lot..he-he. So tonight I googled “the power of smiling” and what I found was of course a Ted Talk! Check it out when you have a moment. In the meantime, I...