Living this book title and journey I hope that you and your are keeping safe and well. My last update on the Change Is An Inside Job book development, I thought, was clarifying! However, the past 4 weeks have been mentally painful. I have been SO in my head about my new focus on targeting … Continue reading Pt 16 – Putting myself through the mill!
It has been 4 weeks since I shared an update and honestly, that is because I have been stuck. Stuck in the apathy of ‘do I have the energy for this book writing process?’ Stuck in the thinking/desire to dive more deeply into the current race conversation then thinking (overthinking) that I could end up … Continue reading PT15 – We are not our thoughts, but …….
A marketing campaign from Heineken during the 20th century (sounds a long time ago!), 'refreshes the parts that other beers cannot reach,' has always been stuck in my head and I would like to use an iteration of this to review where we are today, and where I think we are going both at work and in society at … Continue reading Pt14 – ‘Refreshing the parts of our humanity that other leaders/organisations do not reach’
The book title may also change!..... #iteration Firstly I want to put a HUGE public thank you out into the ether for my 33 primary research contributors to the book and a BIG thank you to all of you that are still here following this book evolution. I have hyperlinked the names of all research … Continue reading Pt13 – Now the hard work starts …..or does it?
Understanding and empathy over sympathy. Firstly, I want to send positive energy and love in every single one of your directions as we go into this weekend, especially my peers of colour. You are on my mind and I have endeavoured to reach out to many of you over the past days. It has been … Continue reading Pt 11 – Embracing change head-on.
I am into my third week as part of Laura Storm and Jenny Andersson’s Regenerators Journey, a 10-week virtual deep-dive into regenerative leadership and regenerative practice and it is EPIC! Why I wanted to share this is that as part of this journey, the clarity that I now have around the impact of separation from ourselves and each other … Continue reading Pt 8 – Finding the beauty in change
I felt that the book title above offered the essence of my thinking, however, many people have asked me to write the book which will serve both corporate employees and individuals I am an Interpersonal Catalyst and international product manager, people connector, advocate for people-centered organisational and life design which includes workshops, keynote talks, thinking … Continue reading Change Is An Inside Job
As we both individually and collectively navigate our current challenges, the theme of play came up during the past week. Play in terms of holding the world and what is going on as lightly as possible whilst reimagining what could be possible, playing with and challenging our beliefs, playing games as a family during lockdown … Continue reading Pt 7 – Profound insights just keep on coming
Over the past week, I am grateful that a further seven awesome human beings have kindly offered their time to be part of my primary research for the book including Garry Ridge, CEO of the WD40 company, Arlene Mendoza, innovation expert, Mike Vacanti, author and founder of the #HumansFirst movement, Cornell Thomas, motivational speaker, and social entrepreneur, Lara Plaxton, Chief … Continue reading Pt 6 – A clarifying week
Over this past week, I have struggled a little. One moment super hopeful that post-crisis we will be part of and contribute towards a far more humane society, then feeling overwhelmed at the helplessness that I sometimes feel around the bigger system issues like inequality. So last Tuesday my mind was revving like crazy! How … Continue reading Pt 5 – A difficult week with the mind!