Lead With Your Strengths and Build Your Personal Brand

I’ve had several discussions with people considering their next career or business move, and the main feeling that people have shared with me is fear of the unknown (contrasted with a touch of excitement). This is generally due to a lack of confidence and knowledge on how best to present themselves in the interview process. [...]

By |2018-07-02T15:25:46+10:00June 28th, 2018|Marketing, Personal Coaching|1 Comment

How Millenials Want to Work and Live

This is a big topic and intended to provide a springboard for discussions to increase leadership and engagement outcomes. 71% of millenials are either not engaged or actively disengaged in the workplace - this is a staggering statistic and a subject to be explored. In reviewing the information in this article, I am super cautious [...]

By |2018-06-13T22:36:45+10:00June 13th, 2018|Business Coaching, Personal Coaching|0 Comments

Performance reviews – Rewarding experience? Are they even necessary?

I would say that most people walk into a review feeling nervous and anxious about what is going to be said. Generally, the sense is that their weaknesses are going to be exposed and the manager will point out what they haven’t done, rather than focus on what they have done. Well that was my [...]

By |2018-05-30T11:57:08+10:00May 30th, 2018|Business Coaching, Personal Coaching|0 Comments

Running a family business – emotional but rewarding

Growing up with parents who ran their own business, and then working within that business for over 17 years, I feel I’m qualified to understand the complex but ultimately rewarding nature of family businesses. At one time our family business included Mum and Dad, who started the business in 1975 (full disclosure – the year [...]

By |2018-05-17T14:18:14+10:00May 17th, 2018|Business Coaching, Personal Coaching|0 Comments

Talking to a friend or mentor about work can help you improve job satisfaction

Valentine’s Day inspired me to have a think about the relationships we often form at work. While sometimes, as Barnaby Joyce has discovered, these relationships can get you into trouble, for the most part there are genuine benefits that come from connecting with the people you work with. The workplace can provide friendships, networking relationships [...]

By |2018-02-25T10:45:55+11:00February 20th, 2018|Business Coaching, Personal Coaching|0 Comments

Why do I use strengths when coaching my clients?

As a coach, I use many different tools to help my clients. These tools range from Values Based questioning, to person-centered approach, journaling and setting goals, etc. One of the most effective tools that I have experienced is being able to help my clients to name their strengths, claim their strengths and then help them [...]

By |2017-11-07T02:36:49+11:00November 7th, 2017|Business Coaching, Personal Coaching|0 Comments

Balance and Stress Management

Most scientific literature and most common sense and wisdom agree as human beings, we need balance. The best antidote to stresses in life is if we have a balanced, nurturing connections with ourselves and significant others. Balance is essential for our core needs and on all levels of body, mind and spirit. The rewards for [...]

By |2017-11-07T02:38:28+11:00November 7th, 2017|Counselling, Personal Coaching|0 Comments