Daring to Develop as a Leader

‘We need leaders of greater effectiveness and integrity, mastery and maturity, courage and compassion, competence and character, consciousness and wisdom.’ ~ Bob Anderson & Bill Adams, Mastering Leadership There appears to be a widening gap between global complexity and our human capacity to deal with it. How able we as leaders are to navigate evermore challenging… Read More

The Power of Sadness

Sadness is generally viewed quite negatively in our society. As someone experiencing sadness, you might be pitied, faced with overly chipper comments designed to help you ‘cheer up’, or even ridiculed. Yet the feeling force of sadness has a positive purpose. Sadness comes with the interpretation ‘this is unfortunate’; it’s about things we dislike but cannot… Read More

When Faced With Fear

‘Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not absence of fear.’ ∼  Mark Twain, author Our experience suggests that fear is rife in many organisations. As the body’s primeval response to perceived threat, fear is a protective, adaptive response. Yet in the context of the workplace it can quickly become debilitating and demotivating. Feeling fearful… Read More