December 16, 2019

What price success?

I wrote recently about the power of connection. In an ironic twist, today my internet connection went on strike – predictably at a supremely inconvenient moment. […]
November 1, 2019

Turn up the Human Touch to boost Customer Retention.

I’ve had several almost identical conversations about customer retention in the last few weeks. One was with the head of a global cybersecurity business, another the […]
October 17, 2019

Is your team ready to take the SURFBOAT CHALLENGE?

  Fed up with dull leadership training? Bored of ho-hum year end celebrations? It’s time to get your team out of the office and onto the […]
October 8, 2019

Finding your Second Half Hero.

I find myself attending quite a few 50th birthday parties these days. They’re often some version of a ‘Fabulous Fifties’ theme and always end up with […]
September 20, 2019

What’s holding you back.

I recently ran my BUILDING YOUR INFLUENCE webinar; a one-hour introduction to help people understand: – Why creating a compelling professional is now imperative – What […]
August 21, 2019

Building a successful post-corporate business and life.

I’ve been surfboat rowing for 5 years and last season, my crew was ranked third best in the country. Out of a 20-strong competitive field we’re […]
July 25, 2019

Building your Resilience 5-Pack.

As we leap (or stumble?) into a new financial year, it’s a great time to take stock. I’m finding that for many of my clients the […]
June 20, 2019

Rip it up and start again?

This is a picture is of my surfboat rowing crew, AKA ‘The Warriewood Crustys’. (Back-off chicks, these roosters are all taken!) We take competing seriously. Last […]
June 6, 2019

How to wind back your personal stress dial.

Global Wellness Day is here! June 8, is set aside for us to reflect on what it takes to get and stay well in our change-crazy […]
May 29, 2019

Why Clever don’t pay the bills (and Humanity is your point of difference).

For eight years I’ve been running my leadership consultancy business. For half of that time, I was working out which way was up. Unlearning 25 years […]
May 23, 2019

Groupthink is everyone’s problem.

The dust from the surprise result of the Australian Federal election is settling. I think the coalition’s against-all-odds win is a case of voters picking the […]