LEADING IN VULNERABLE TIMES

LEADING IN VULNERABLE TIMES

As we all move from feeling safe to feeling vulnerable in this time of crisis, it’s important that we don’t shift into reckless leadership or reckless decision making.  I don’t know about you – but I feel like the ground has disappeared.  As each planned project,...
THE UPSIDE TO CORONAVIRUS

THE UPSIDE TO CORONAVIRUS

If you haven’t yet felt the effects of coronavirus in your business or workplace yet – you’ve been living in the far reaches of the galaxy.  This week it hit home for me. Approximately half of my income for the month is at risk with clients either cancelling or...
GET YOUR PLAN ON A PAGE

GET YOUR PLAN ON A PAGE

The question I am most asked when telling people that I was the performance partner at Swisse Wellness at the time of their sale to Hong Kong listed Biostime in 2015 for $1.6 billion is – what was the secret to their success? The answer is – there were many...
FINDING PURPOSE BEYOND PROFIT

FINDING PURPOSE BEYOND PROFIT

Last week, a client and I sat down to make a plan for her annual vision day – a day with her senior leadership team to set the vision and strategic intent for the next three years. The company is privately owned by two co-founders, and this General Manager is fully...
BEING MORE GRATEFUL

BEING MORE GRATEFUL

I received a welcome surprise in a coaching conversation with a client this week. It was the fourth of a four-session series to help him rediscover his mojo (technical term!) after a particularly challenging personal situation that had also affected his performance at...