Kingfisher out of the ark

After the flood

Posted Posted in Quiet Leadership, RealLeadership

Happy New Year.  I really mean that!  No-one deserves a happy and successful 2021 more than you after what 2020 has put you through.  But you made it to this point and I am extremely grateful for that and for you. It’s looking hopeful (and more possible) that this time next year we will be […]

Resilient Leadership in a Crisis

Posted Posted in Business Coaching, Coaching, Leadership, RealLeadership, Resilience

I’ve written before that all of us are leaders in one way or another.  We are leaders in our workplaces, within our family and in our communities.  The seismic shock of recent weeks has left many (who were previously strong, confident leaders) feeling lost, under-confident and still finding their feet in quicksand. My coaching practice has now […]

When you cannot control what is happening

Posted Posted in Anchored Habits, Business Coaching, Executive Coaching, Leadership, RealLeadership

When you can’t control what’s happening, learn to control how you respond.  That’s your power. Most of our responses are primal.  We are operating with the same physiological tools that our caveman ancestors had, but we have very different ‘threats’, so our responses are often not appropriate or they are out of proportion to the […]