BUSINESS COACHING BLOG

Running to stand still

Do you feel like you are running to stand still? Working hard to get nowhere? You’re probably not that far away from getting results. Step 1: Get clear on what you want! .... Crystal clear! Step 2: Write it down (If you think it!... ink it!) Step 3: Take a stride in...

Three bits of valuable advice. People! People! People!

Businesses! Listen! Three bits of valuable advice. People! People! People! And don't you forget it. Don't believe me?! Let Richy have a word with you! Richard Branson: Why business is about people, people and people Photo credits:  sdaponte via Small Kitchen / CC...

Differences between successful and unsuccessful people

This is a great post (see below). I would add a number of other things. But the one that really stands out for me is Passion. Passion to want to achieve something. Passion to be better at something! Passion that pushes someone through difficult times. You know that...

Setting a vision

A quote by Warren Bennis, considered by Forbes "A Dean of leadership Gurus" "Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality." This is exactly the challenge I have right now with my current business client. Setting a vision and committing to it is so...

Computer Says No… (HR robotics)

Why do some HR (Human Resource) departments resort so heavily towards CV filtering when looking for candidates? The usual explanation is that they have so many applications, they need to whittle down the number of candidates in some way. Fair enough! However my...

Organisations are not dead machines

The following quote from Sarah Lewis is very much aligned with my view of businesses. "Positivity, ethical actions, affirmative bias and whole system approaches – hold out the exciting and tantalizing possibility of building sustainable, flourishing, inspirational,...