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Prioritizing the Agile Way – Coaching Tips

posted by on November 29th, 2017

Are you struggling to prioritize today? If so stand up, grab some post its, a pen, clear a space (not at your desk), grab a timer/phone or watch, take 3 deep breaths (please remember to breathe out) and try this: 1. Take 1 minute to write on a post itRead more

Coaching Tip: Are you scared – if not why not?

posted by on October 31st, 2017

Coaching tip:  Are you scared – if not, why not?  Look I’m not advocating that people should be in a state of constant fear or anxiety. We know that’s not good for mental health, personal development/relationships and it’s not good for business (unless you make horror movies).  However, fear canRead more

What if you are wrong – coaching tip!

posted by on October 18th, 2017

What if you are wrong? Look I know, it’s not natural for most adults to think this way. We are trained (and expected) to think we are ‘right’ and so we seek out ways to prove it, especially when we are managing people or a business. So we master theRead more

Monday Thinking – Everything and Nothing is new!

posted by on October 16th, 2017

It’s Monday and here’s a word of hope to anyone who might be struggling to keep pace with the new ‘gig/digital/down with the kids’ styled workplace and world we live in – remember we’ve been here before. This brave new world, you know ‘sharing’ stuff, ‘agile’ thinking and integrated work/lifeRead more

Creating habits using baby steps and MBTI

posted by on June 3rd, 2016

If you know and understand Myers Briggs (MBTI) then you will appreciate how my personality type (ENTP) may find creating habits a little more challenging than some other types. Essentially my type quite enjoys change – actually I like it a lot! ENTPs prefer to work to deadlines and thereforeRead more