Emergent strategy

As the world around us continues to dive deeper into BANI, it’s becoming clearer that ‘what got us here won’t get us there’. It feels

The Gift of Space

Viktor Frankl is remembered for these words “Between stimulus and response there is a space. And withing that space lies our choice and our freedom”.

Toxic Cultures

The word ‘toxic’ in relationships is often described as very ‘harmful or unpleasant in a pervasive or insidious way’. In her latest Dare to Lead

Maps for Wholehearted Leadership

The December break provided a wonderful opportunity to dive into Dr Brené Brown’s latest book, ’Atlas of the Heart’. She wanted the book to be

The 5C Staircase

Wednesday mornings usually find me walking along the beautiful Brisbane river, listening to the latest Brené Brown Dare to Lead podcast. The podcast this morning


Resilience has emerged as an urgent priority for people and organisations of all kinds, from schools to corporate and government sectors globally. We all know

Listening Through Change

There is a Chinese character called ‘Ting’ which reminds us that listening is a respectful, wholehearted, focused, present and meaning – making experience.   A curious

Time for Re-Thinking

“If knowledge is power, then knowing what we don’t know is wisdom” ~ Adam Grant Adam Grant’s latest book, ‘Think Again’ digs into how our

Leading and Living into Purpose

Purpose is an underlying thread holding the fabric of an organisation together. When purpose is clearly articulated, groups can endure major challenges and thrive through

Turning 21

Turning 21 is a milestone in life, a day steeped in the tradition of celebrating a ‘welcome to adulthood and coming of age’. Around the


His Holiness the Dalai Lama reminds us “My religion is simple. My religion is kindness. The more you nurture a feeling of kindness, the happier

Building Change Resilience

The emotional toll of the covid pandemic is creating global worry about the longer- term mental health concerns and challenges. Such a huge, sudden and