Four Phrases (That will Silence Creativity) 

Creativity and innovation are at the core of great teams. The real challenge…


Happy ‘One Year Closer to Death’ Day (The Weight of Words)

Happy 'One Year Closer to Death' Day! It doesn’t have the same ring to it as…


The Missing Voice in Your Meetings (Four ideas to help silent team members speak up)

Teams that aren't empowered to speak up will eventually break down.…


The Other Side of Comparison? (Getting Bitter or Getting Better)

Has anybody ever told you that you shouldn’t compare yourself with others?  I…


Good leaders know how to speak (Great leaders know when not to)

Being a great leader isn’t just about knowing how to speak. It’s also about…


Staying On Point (Four reasons why people miss the mark, and how to avoid them)

If you are in any position of leadership then at some point you will have had…


Ways to Say You’re Not OK

A lot of what we read this week is all about how to ask if someone is ok, but…


Communication Trademarks™ (What are Yours)

This week I went through the process of filing a trademark with ipaustralia. As…


Trapped (Why some tasks get stuck in the ‘to do’ list and how to set them free)

If you have the opportunity to lead people then you can relate to the…


Can You Repeat That (4 questions that will help your team do more of the things you love)

‘It’ matters to you and ‘it’ matters to your organisation. As a leader, you…