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The Inspiring Leader : Why values matter

Posted on June 22, 2017 by Heather

The word “values’ is bandied around all the time in the business world. Unfortunately, that’s often where values begin and end – as words, without meaning or consequence. Most companies have a set of defined values, which are usually beautifully articulated on websites and in ... Read More



How WhatsApp has changed my work (and) life!

Posted on June 2, 2017 by Heather

/>Occasionally, one app, platform or gadget comes along which completely changes the way you live and work. WhatsApp has been that game changer for me. It started off fairly innocuously. Yet another messaging platform to add to the list. A slightly better way to text, ... Read More



5 Coaching tips for busy parents

Posted on May 12, 2017 by Heather

As a Business Coach, HR Consultant and Mother of two, I am very aware of how my roles interconnect. On the occasion of Mother’s Day (celebrated this coming Sunday in many countries), I thought it would be pertinent to write about some of the Coaching ... Read More



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Why you should say no to your boss!

Posted on February 23, 2017 by Heather

We’ve all been there. A late night call from the boss asking for something to be done by the next morning. Our heart sinks –there goes the plan to box set with a beer, but we say yes anyway.Hang on a second. Why on earth ... Read More



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3 simple ways to boost energy

Posted on February 16, 2017 by Heather

"These days, we wear our tiredness like a badge of honour. “I’m so exhausted”, we proudly claim, flopping on the sofa and sighing deeply. “I’m permanently tired” says the mother of two, frazzled after running around after her little darlings. “I’m fried,” says the twenty ... Read More



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What is Coaching?

Posted on February 4, 2017 by Heather

"Coaching" is a term that we're hearing more and more these days. It's kind of become a buzzword for business leaders. Managers should "coach and mentor" their people, and everyone seems to be offering coaching services (including me!). I've realised, during my conversations with people, ... Read More



Stop obsessing about the way YOU work!

Posted on February 3, 2017 by Heather

Over time, we all become obsessed with the way WE like to work. Perhaps we are list makers, spending the day ticking off a "to do" list and feeling a major sense of achievement as the day progresses. Isn’t that how everyone is? Don’t all successful ... Read More



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