I’d had a major health incident. Major. My heart had stopped for 3 and a half minutes. As part of my recovery, the docs had to figure out just what the heck had happened. Which is why I found myself inside a very noisy, very scary MRI machine. For a long one … [Read more...] about What holding the hand of someone in an MRI has to do with connection, and you
Need to give a workshop? A presentation? Sales pitch? Do yourself a favour and use the four C’s from The Moth - one of my all-time favourite resources. If you’ve not heard of them before, the Moth is all about live storytelling done incredibly well about almost any topic you can … [Read more...] about Like moths to a flame – draw your audience in with these Four C’s
Drum roll, please...this week I’m going to offer you four simple steps to make you feel Epic in your workplace. I’ve always loved the work of Chip and Dan Heath. Their “The Power of Moments” book is one of my favourites. I’ve used their E.P.I.C. framework (acronym mine) as … [Read more...] about Here’s a remarkably straight path from eww to epic
This is part two of "How to massage almonds and other critical Covid Skills." Keep reading to figure out what the heck I'm talking about. Repeat after me … amygdala (uh·mig·duh·luh). You now know how to say the word ‘almond’ in Greek. Which is a critical skill for managing yourself and your … [Read more...] about How to massage almonds and other critical Covid skills part two
Learn how to massage almonds and other critical Covid skills. Keep reading to figure out what the heck I'm talking about. Repeat after me … amygdala (uh·mig·duh·luh). You now know how to say the word ‘almond’ in Greek. Amygdala is the Greek word for almond. You have two almonds, or … [Read more...] about How to massage almonds and other critical Covid skills
What a hairy, upside down, gnashing of teeth kind of year it’s been. I started off 2020 sending you 12 wishes, one for every month. Before I share my wishes for you for 2021 in my next post, let’s put up our feet and take a look back shall we? From my corner of the globe to yours, … [Read more...] about Looking back at my 2020 wishes for you, one for every month
With grit and grace and gumption we’ve made it through this year, where any day it felt like gravity was going to stop working. And that is worth celebrating here with a special gift! We’re working our way back to each other in new ways, seeing clearly what needs to change including and … [Read more...] about Celebrating you, yes you, with a special gift!
Here's a chance to grab a dose of powerful inspiration in times of need.Make use of this inspiration during tough situations. When we’re held back ... We go further. When we’re not taken seriously … We prove them wrong. When we don’t fit the situation … We change the … [Read more...] about A powerful dose of inspiration for when you need it most