Supporting employee wellbeing

Supporting employee wellbeing IT IS OK TO NOT BE OK We have returned to work after Christmas into yet another lockdown and people are weary.  We aren’t refreshed from our Christmas break, and now we are heading into the coldest darkest months of the year with...
Leadership burnout

Leadership burnout

Leadership burnout HOW CAN YOU, AS A LEADER, TAKE CARE OF YOUR OWN WELLBEING? I have written before about the importance of taking care of the wellbeing and mental health of your people, but what if you yourself, as a leader, are struggling with your own mental...
Boosting your ability to bounce back

Boosting your ability to bounce back

Boosting your ability to bounce back   Resilience is the ability to cope with whatever life throws at you and bounce back stronger than before.  Resilient people tend to have a number of strategies they employ to help them deal with life challenges, and I would like...
Covid-19 community

Covid-19 community

Covid-19 community WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER I have heard this phrase “we are all in the same storm, but not in the same boat” with reference to Covid-19.  I really like it as it captures the essence of the lockdown period.  Not one of us has had the same...
Juggling parenting with work

Juggling parenting with work

Juggling parenting with work HOW CAN YOU CONSERVE YOUR ENERGY? So, school term is ending this month and the long summer holidays await.  How are you feeling about the prospect of six weeks juggling parenting with working?  Although home schooling is tricky when...