Effective Leaders

September 19, 2020

Leading With Vulnerability – Essential or Desirable Trait?

Leading with vulnerability is a competence I’m aware I must display, in my position. If we don’t lead from the front then we’re following someone else’s agenda. Similarly, we’re adopting their values and their leadership style. Or, at the very least we’re not challenging it. To my mind that’s leaving […]
July 17, 2020

Inspirational Podcast with CEO Andy Russell – When Charity is Close to Home

Inspirational Podcast interview with Andy Russell. Thought provoking and enlightening. Much of what Andy said – particularly in relation to their charitable work, chimed with me. Lockdown has been a sobering experience. It has also been good for me in many ways. Whilst I’m used to engaging in self-reflection, as […]
July 4, 2020

Inspirational Podcast With CEO Dr Jill Harrison – Living With Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

This is an inspirational podcast interview full of learning, insight and wisdom. Jill is candid and engaging in her account. She tells us about her experiences of growing up, with a whole host of health issues; that were misunderstood and therefore misdiagnosed. Consequently, this made life harder for her than […]
June 4, 2020

Inspiration Without Action? That’s but a Fleeting Desire!

I have found inspiration in many a rousing speech; resulting in a form of escapism. The speaker has lifted me out of the day-to-day and transported me into a world of possibility and hope. Typically, motivational speakers share a life changing event; an insurmountable challenge that has triggered an awakening […]
August 11, 2017

The Invaluable Nature of Executive Coaching

Through Executive Coaching I understand only too well the importance of having clarity about what you want; and an evidence base for success. Armed with that knowledge I’ve still made life hard for myself, on occasion! And I’ve moved on an aspiration without having all the ingredients in place that […]
August 2, 2017

Martin Ware’s Story – Business Coaching (2017)

I’ve come into business coaching with an open mind. I’ve tried to be brutally honest with you and with myself. Sometimes that’s been quite difficult. I’ve tried to think through some of the questions you’ve posed and that’s helped me to rationalise what it is I’ve been trying to deal […]