When boundaries don’t work

Boundaries are one of our most essential tools when it comes to staying sane and managing our multiple responsibilities. Whether it’s clarity around work responsibilities, structure around your time or knowing just what is and isn’t acceptable when it comes to communication, forget diamonds – boundaries are your very best friend. So when boundaries don’t [...]

By |2021-04-12T14:28:43+00:0007.07.2020|

6 reasons we need community (and how to find it)

Right now many of us are isolating ourselves from connection with others more than we ever have before. And I am more present than ever to the effect that’s having on all of us. Because the fact is, we need community. We overlook the importance of connection at our peril – as I’m going to [...]

By |2021-04-12T14:25:09+00:0020.04.2020|

How to deal with negative people

Who’s that person in your life… The one who makes your heart sink when you see their name pop up on your phone – or whose response to your latest idea or project is bound to deflate you? Negative people can be really challenging to handle – so today I want to share 5 quick [...]

By |2021-04-12T14:03:25+00:0012.01.2020|

What the climate crisis needs from us

Climate change is one of the greatest threats we’re currently facing, and I believe a commitment to tackling it should be something every leader is present to. The data speaks for itself. In its Global Risks report 219, the World Economic forum extreme weather events and the failure of policies to address climate change as [...]

By |2019-08-16T16:11:20+00:0016.08.2019|

If you feel disconnected

Leadership is sometimes characterised as a lonely path. In my experience, the opposite is true. One thing which makes the new paradigm of leadership distinct is the fact that it thrives not on competition, and success despite others, but in collaboration and connection. Success with and through others. As leaders, we need to be able [...]

By |2019-07-15T14:25:26+00:0016.07.2019|