Employee Engagement and Culture – Interview with Heidi Thompson

What are employee engagement and culture all about and why are they so important?  Heidi Thompson has held positions in HR for ever 20 years and has been HR Director at Duncan and Toplis for 3 years. She is currently involved in a large project to establish and drive a culture at Duncan and [...]

2020-03-05T14:22:30+00:00March 5th, 2020|

Leadership Mindset Interview – Richard Hill – Keeping Yourself Motivated as an SME Business Owner

How can we keep motivated and moving forwards as leaders and owners of SME businesses? Richard Hill has owned SME businesses for over 20 years and has been the MD of 2 digital agencies for over 10 years. His expertise is in the eCommerce and digital space, but like us all has needed to [...]

2020-01-16T14:53:17+00:00January 16th, 2020|

Leadership Mindset Interview – Donna Smith – Managing and Avoiding Burnout

My latest interviewee for the 'Leadership Mindset' podcast series was Donna Smith. Donna’s expertise is in avoiding burnout, after having a major incident with this herself over 2 years ago. Her background was first in the legal profession, followed by 6 years in learning and development. She has now run her own business, Odonnato, for 2 [...]

2020-01-14T09:00:14+00:00December 12th, 2019|

Leadership Insights Interview – Pam Burrows

My latest interviewee for the 'Leadership Mindset' podcast series was Pam Burrows. Pam is an expert on managing stress, resilience and personal wellbeing. She’s been in business for 20 years and her business is called People Booster! I’ve known Pam for a number of years, through the Professional Speakers Association and she has recently become [...]

2019-10-08T15:36:46+00:00October 24th, 2019|

Think. See. Do. – Strategic and Creative Thinking

In this latest article and podcast, we are going to focus on the 7th skill from my 'Think See Do' Leadership model.  Specifically, how you 'Think' about your 'Organisation'. In this article I am going to get you to stop and shift from 'on the job' thinking to become more strategic and creative. And [...]

2019-08-29T18:12:58+00:00September 12th, 2019|