The Year The World Cracked Open

Disclaimer: This won’t be my typical post as such, because it’s hard, if not impossible to write anything “typical” with authenticity right now.  It will, I hope, come back round to end with the things I believe most passionately about in my core – communication, connection, growth, truth and team. The world has become an…

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Be Human – But Remember Your TEAM!

2019 is now well underway and, in my article last week, I asked you to decide how this year was going to go for you:  Who you were going to present yourself as, and how you were going to lead.  Life tends to dump us in the deep end, and as many resolutions and plans…

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Leaderful Culture & Clarity

This quote is one I saved many moons ago, which I think should be attributed to Danny Silk, but I’ve been unable to verify that. It talks about how leaders create the culture in their team, and how that culture needs to encourage a safe space for two way communication.  Seldom do we pay attention to…

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The Value of Teams

John C Maxwell wrote “The question isn’t whether teams have value.  The question is whether we acknowledge that fact and become better team players.”  President Lyndon Johnson said, “There are no problems we can’t solve together, and very few we can solve by ourselves.”   Isn’t that what it’s all about – becoming better team…

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Step 5 – Team

And so we’ve arrived!  Step 5.  The last step in our 5-Step Process to Building a Powerhouse Team.  If you’ve missed the previous steps, or are new to our community, you can read up on the previous 4 steps in the articles section, or by following the links of each step below:   COMMUNICATION CONNECTION GROWTH…

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Step 2 – Connection

Over the last 2 weeks, we’ve talked about whether each of us is REALLY open for business and we’ve been having a look at each step of the 5-Step Process to Building a Powerhouse Team.  Last week we addressed the what and how of Communication (click here if you missed that).  Applying energy, thought and intention to what and how you…

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Are You A Leader, Or Are You Just Taking A Walk?

There are a number of quotes that have really stuck with me over the years, and this is one of them.  It makes me think of someone striding off determinedly into the sunset with clarity of purpose and energy for days…without having turned round at any stage to make sure that anyone was following them.…

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