Yes but! … can get a bad rap!

Yes but! … can get a bad rap!

Next time you’re in a meeting or within a conversation listen to how many times ‘yes but’ is used. It will typically be the context of a person ‘agreeing’ with part of what has just been said whilst then putting forward an alternative...
Music as a mentor

Music as a mentor

Music as a mentor In amongst the suite of opportunities to help better our performance are the services of a mentor and coach. People who are wise in process more so than in content, and who help guide, reflect and share lessons to focus and accelerate our learning....
Focus on projects that matter

Focus on projects that matter

Focus on projects that matter. This was a key learning I gained after reading a great book by Peter Cook titled “The new rules of management”. Some of the key take outs from this book included: Get implementing – the best ideas, projects and...
Within diversity we find unity

Within diversity we find unity

Letting go can be a tough gig. Whether it’s overcoming a habit, deciding to turn away from the expectations of others by choosing a path which is true to you, or being pragmatic in calling time on an idea that just isn’t working despite the hit inflicted on our...