Would You Like 300% More Kindness Around You?

November 13th is World Kindness Day and this year, as every year, the media was awash with great examples of kindness, a lovely oasis in the midst of our normal, more negative and challenging news. It’s a shame that we need to be reminded to be kind with a day...

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Your iAM Makes You Different – Dare To Stand Out!

An advert seen this week on the trolleys of a major UK grocery store.  Our values are what makes us, they are our unique selling point. People subconsciously relate to authenticity. Being yourself is the best way to build relationships. "Employees who are able to...

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How Good Do You Make Your Work?

"Treating people well and engaging them is vital for organisations succeeding." This week HR magazine's Most Influential Thinker of 2018 was revealed, and the thoughts of those who made this annual list shared during the launch event (as reported in HR Magazine).  The...

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Three Little Letters – iAM

"Employees who are able to bring their whole selves to work are 42% less likely to say they intend to leave their job within a year.’’  HBR Whilst at a conference in London last week, I was again surrounded by people who were unable to really be, own and accept...

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Are You Part of the Purpose Movement?

40% of employees (aged between 18 and 34) would take a pay cut if they could move to a purpose-driven firm that has a positive impact in the world. From recent research by MSN, and shared in HR Grapevine, nearly 25% of workers over 35 also said the same. The trend is...

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Happy With Your Habits?

There are many self-help lists around that espouse the 7, 10 or maybe 12 habits to a more successful life or of a successful (insert preferred inspirational role model here!). When was the last time you tried to create a new habit, and how long did it last?   We know...

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Be Kind, Be Well.

One in four people in the world will be affected by mental or neurological disorders at some point in their lives. World Health Organisation (WHO). The WHO estimates that around 450 million people currently suffer from such conditions, placing mental disorders among...

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The humanity of Business and YOU!

The world is waking up to the realisation that the way to improve business is to improve the humanity of business. In a world of work where worldwide disengagement (Gallup) is 85% (OMG!), surveys now reveal that 85% of people are unhappy at work. HR Magazine recently...

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#beyourselfatwork – the No.1 stumbling block

90% of iAM questionnaires contain statements like, I am an over thinker, I worry what people think of me, I lack confidence and try hard not to show it. This week, as with every week I see, hear and feel in everyone the insecurity that stops us being ourselves at...

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Ever Been Written Off by an Algorithm?

The world needs to move on – the oldest psychometric test, MBTI, is still widely used globally and it was developed in 1943!! How on earth can this correlate with the excitement & move forward of AI? Are you using your profile as an excuse, or writing yourself off...

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Smell a Lemon and Boost Your Productivity!

Make 54% less mistakes by smelling a lemon! Research into productivity in the workplace, recently shared in HR Grapevine, found that people working with computers made 20% fewer typos if the office was scented with lavender, 33% fewer with jasmine and 54% fewer if...

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Want to be able to buy your Dad a Jag?

Twitter has been buzzing with debate and strongly worded different views (!) this week about an advert seen at a school open day and posted on twitter.  The poster ad put up around the school, tells the story of a boy who visits the school with his Dad in their family...

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