Workplaces, teams and organisations are communities. Given the time and energy (physical, emotional and mental) that we put into our work, it’s not unreasonable that we want our workplaces to be healthy, meaningful and supportive communities. And in the best companies, this is the case. Recent surveys consistently highlight community or ‘camaraderie’ as one of the five key dimensions of […]
Just imagine right now that you have been asked the very simple but somewhat confronting question, “what is your story?” How would you respond? Would you be coy and dismiss the question? Would...
Someday, the current leaders won’t be there and someone else will need to fill their shoes. It might not be soon, or it might be very urgent due to demographics, turnover or organisational...
Change comes in all forms. Here is a great video with John Kotter on the ‘speed of change‘. John answer the following questions: Should change in business be incremental or sudden? What is the...
What do you do with your hands when presenting? Some people gesture too much, some don’t gesture at all. Here’s Dr. Louise Mahler on congruent gestures.
TED curator Chris Anderson has been exposed to thousands of TEd presenters. Here’s a great presentation where Chris shares the secrets to great public speaking and four tips to make it work for...
A great deal has been and will continue to be written about Leadership, given it is a topic that can be discussed, debated, and challenged in the many environments in which we move...
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Regional Leader QLD – Senior Educator Over the last 20 years Tony has held a variety of leadership roles across a broad range of sectors including; government, airline, NFP, insurance and professional services. Tony also established and managed his own consultancy business, assisting clients to deliver exceptional external and internal service. His experiences as a business...
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“Second-Curve thinking comes hard when times are hard. In business it may mean competing with yourself, even cannibalising your existing product. Do it instead when times are good: before the downturn.” Charles Handy is an octogenarian (born in 1932), author of over 15 books and a social philosopher. In 2001 he was ranked second behind Peter Drucker, in a...