• Empathy in Business

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    Empathy in Business – A given or a strategy? Empathy is generally recognised as one of the cornerstones of effective interpersonal relations, and a caring business. It’s liberally sprinkled across business conversations as an omnipotent solution to various challenges. It absolutely holds undeniable value, but it’s worth asking why its overuse has turned it into […]


  • Coaching Styles

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    Empathy, Accountability, Growth mindset, and Holistic Approaches On a sultry September morning back in 2002, I awoke from a troubled sleep with an uncomfortable feeling gnawing away at me. I’d just completed a Coaching Course and had been encouraged to choose from one of the four coaching styles we’d been studying. Not to be confused […]


  • Why It’s Time to Be Real

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    Embracing Authenticity to Lead with Impact and Make a Difference! Why we have to tell our truth and drive positive change. I’m not simply talking about sharing vulnerability which is well documented by writers like Brenee Brown. I’m talking about sharing with our clients, what from our experience drives us and what resulting beliefs help […]


  • How to Develop a Leadership Mindset

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    How to develop a leadership mindset – even if you have no leadership experience. Here are five essential mindset habits to help you become a more successful leader. Leading a team at work, in your community, a sports team or even within your family? These habits will pave the way for your growth and inspire […]


  • How to Master Effective Communication in Leadership

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    With these 7 Core Competencies Have you ever encountered a leader who captivates everyone’s attention when they speak? They seem to possess a magical power that inspires and motivates those around them. This is what communication is all about.  In the last of this brief series on leadership skills I’m looking at … Leadership & […]