July 4, 2018

To understand others, we must understand ourselves first. Self-awareness is a major part of living a life on purpose and it’s easier said than done. But it is possible. It just takes a little commitment, self-reflection and a willingness to dig deep.

‘Know thyself’

The...

October 4, 2016

I often feel that the more apparently successful, and entrenched in our particular corporate path we become, the more risk averse we become to living our life.

We tend to slip ever deeper into the 'safe zone', diligently colouring within the lines, in order to avoid sti...

February 17, 2016

"It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions."

 

For me this quote from Charles F Kettering's summarises the essence of Inspirational Leadership.

 

In order to be inspirational to others, you must first inspire yourself with a visi...

December 31, 2015

The beginning of a new year heralds a unique opportunity to transform yourself and step into the next 12 months being whatever and whomever you decide.

 

The gift of a new year brings deep reflection and introspection that amplifies the process of self-inquiry, expanding...

December 2, 2015

 

Part two of my Building an 'Authentic Brand You' blog focuses on what goes into the building of an authentic personal brand and its subsequent roll out.

 

In my opinion the essence of an authentic personal brand is made up of the core elements that define your passion,...

November 19, 2015

 

A lot has been written on the topic of personal brand, how to build and maintain one, and how to use it for best effect in order to achieve life and career goals.

 

It is undeniable that in today's highly competitive and visual society first impressions count for everyt...

October 29, 2015

The leadership paradigm like most things in today's fast paced world is rapidly changing from one of simply 'managing' through authority to one of 'inspiring' a following.

 

Inspirational leadership is not just about meeting targets, but about finding meaning and inspira...