All I need is within me

All I need is within me

‘An increase in sick days and an increase on the scale of depressive symptoms were associated with lower odds of being self-sufficient’. (BMC Psychology Study August 2020) You may have heard the affirmation ‘All is within me’.  There are various YouTube videos and...
Changing lives at work

Changing lives at work

Just over 25% say that their manager is being the best of themselves at work. (#beyourselfatwork Global Survey 2020) When you start work each day are you focused on the delivery or the impact that you are making?  Do you realise the opportunity that you have to impact...
Hurrah – scrapping unconscious bias training!

Hurrah – scrapping unconscious bias training!

‘Unconscious bias training” is being scrapped for civil servants in England, with ministers saying it does not work’. (BBC News) ‘The training, intended to tackle patterns of discrimination and prejudice, is used in many workplaces.  The government says there is...
A characterful choice to matter more at work…

A characterful choice to matter more at work…

The Mental Health Foundation gives a 10 point plan for looking after your mental health.  Number one, “Talk about your feelings”.  Also, in the top 10 are “Doing something you are good at” and “Accepting who you are”.  (YES!!! #beyourselfatwork) Virtually everyone’s...
What everyone should know about everyone else…

What everyone should know about everyone else…

75% say their inner voice is very critical. (Courageous Success Research 2020) This week I was asked the question, “What do you wish everyone knew about your industry?”  I wrote it down.  What a fascinating question!  My immediate thought was, “What do I wish everyone...