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The New Kindness of Leadership

"The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted." - Aesop The days of the tough-as-nails boss that’s, well, a jerk, are on the way out! People are starting to realise that…

Squashing Those ANTs

Do you have ANTs running freely in your mind? ANTs, or Automatic Negative Thoughts, are dangerous creatures. ANTS are those negative thoughts that always seem to be in the back of your mind, regardless of the situation. ANTs make it impossible…

6 Tips for Starting 2019 with a Great Mindset

Are you ready to rock 2019? If your answer was anything other than a very enthusiastic ‘Yes!’, then you need to read on for our six tips for starting the new year with a great mindset. When you have your state of mind sorted, you’ll be…

A Courageous Act

"The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud." - Coco Chanel People often say to me; I don’t know how you do it and I wish I could speak on stage. To me when I am on stage I feel like I am in heaven, as I love it so much.…

Millennial Leadership Style

As each generation takes up the reigns of senior leadership, they bring with them their own lessons and sensitivities concerning how best to manage not only their employees, but also their customers and companies. These values are based…

10 Traits of the Confident Female Leader

We all know confident women, confident female leaders. They light up a room when they arrive and they always leave a positive impression. They seem to have an indefinable something that makes them special, and perhaps even inspiring. Very…

10 Tips for being a Confident Leader

Being a leader can take a lot of courage and putting yourself out there. You’re not only expected to produce an extraordinary outcome, but take a diverse group of people along with you. On top of that, your team is also expected to perform…

100 Years Away from Gender Equality in the C-Suite

Various studies have long shown that women are underrepresented in top leadership roles in business, academia, government and NFP organisations the world over. Just last year, a 2015 study conducted by the non-profit LeanIn organisation,…

Leadership a Deal Breaker for SME's & Start-Ups

This week I am the keynote speaker at the Ignite Conference at the Gympie Chamber on Leadership for SME’s, Start-Ups and Family Businesses. I have been reflecting on Leadership for SME’s a lot recently as well as speaking to many owners,…
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Top 5 reasons why you need an executive coach

You’ve built your business or career up through sheer hard work, focus and grit. But is that enough to keep your business or career on track for growing success? Are you a reactive manager, making just-in-time decisions? Not sure if your business…