Weekly Focus 19th March Embracing Change

WEEKLY FOCUS Embracing Change & Adapting Effectively Listen here Change can be unsettling…Many people just prefer the status quo…It’s comfortable and what we know! Why do things differently and even consider putting ourselves outside of our comfort zones!...

Weekly Focus 12th March 2019

WEEKLY FOCUS Habits….forming good ones… And getting rid of bad ones! Listen here Habits can be easy to form, sometimes challenging to get rid of. There are in addition habits that we form and that we are not aware of…Sometimes a friend or work colleague may bring...

Weekly Focus 5th March 2019

WEEKLY FOCUS Is Learning & Development an employee perk? A hot topic! Listen here First of all let’s look at the definitions! The CIPD say… “A learning and development strategy outlines how an organisation develops its workforce’s capabilities, skills and...

Weekly Focus 26th February 2019

Staff Motivation Getting Under the Skin To engage or disengage…That is the question! To delegate or empower…To burden or unshackle? Listen here Sport has always played a big part in my life. The challenges to test yourself on a personal level both mentally and...

Weekly Focus 19th February

Weekly Focus Managing Conflict in the workplace What needs to happen? Listen here In any organisation or team, it is critical that everyone works as one, sharing a common goal and with values and vision aligned…One team with a collective mindset. Sadly this is not...

Weekly Focus 12th February

The business consequences of excessive work What must happen? Listen here. As organisations strive for increased levels of profit and with greater levels of competition, margins are scrutinised more than ever. Making sure that there is limited waste and that the...

Weekly Focus 5th February

WEEKLY FOCUS A Healthy working environment Consider the benefits. Listen here. The dictionary definition of healthy is “in a good physical or mental condition; in good health”. Examining the definition allows for a variety of meanings and with each one providing...

Weekly Focus 29th January 2019

WEEKLY FOCUS Help is Everywhere! Just look around you. Click here to listen While we very much endorse the spirit of teams and much of our work is centred around high performing teams, there are times as individuals that we can feel on our own. This can happen for a...

Weekly Focus- Reaching Peak Performance

WEEKLY FOCUS Reaching Peak Performance And do we ever get there? Click here to listen Much is written about Peak Performance…But what is it…And do we ever get there? The definition provided by The Psychology Dictionary is: “A performance at the best level of a...

Weekly Focus 15th January 2019

WEEKLY FOCUS Teams are teams! Both in the work place and elsewhere. Much is written about Teamwork and we regularly read about the traits of “Great Teams”. With recent changes in Managers in the sporting world, it made me realise that teams are teams no matter what...