Our need for connection is being challenged more than ever before – it is critical for us human beings to stay connected with and belong to, our tribe.
Often when I speak or run development programmes I’m asked what books I might recommend – therein lies many a possibility! Reading professional development books is my most important strategy to keep up to date and this is especially true of the field of neuroscience which is constantly updating and evolving. Below is a selection […]
I was introduced to Mark last year via my partnership with the About My Brain Institute and when he sent his most recent blog it really resonated with me so I asked Mark if I could post this as our first guest blog. Mark’s website is http://uk.thoughtleadersglobal.com/ – enjoy. I arrived at the end of 2015 on […]
“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” William Arthur Ward Today (21st September) is world gratitude day so I thought it appropriate to write a post about the role of gratitude in the workplace and why it’s one of those ‘soft’ things that’s really hard in that it’s […]
“Work itself is but what you deem of it.” Marcus Aurelius I’ve just finished reading an article from the Guardian last week on people still working in their later years, including a pub landlady in her 90’s and I feel so inspired. Without wanting to spoil the article (trust me it’s a great read), I […]
Picture this; it’s the end of your working day and on the whole it’s been a great day. You started with a friendly catch-up with colleagues and managed to cover off everything that was on your ‘to do’ list. A team meeting that you weren’t sure about went really well and you actually got to have a proper […]