What does ‘resilience’ mean for Occupational Therapists (OTs) in the modern workplace?
In 2014, with a group of Occupational Therapists (OTs), I designed and circulated a survey in order to gain a range of qualitative experiences on this topic which could b
Professional Self-Leadership in the workplace
Foreward: This blog was originally written for a newsletter which supports the professional development of Executive Personal Assistants. However, it is applicable to a r
Work Smart: Ten reasons to beat procrastination once and for all
We can all suffer with putting things off from one time to another. Sometimes it can be over the smallest of things and at other times it can be over more meaningful thin
‘Speak to us of Work’
I love this beautifully written piece – and wanted to share it with you. It gives us an inspired take on what it really means to work, and what we receive in return
Working your power: Using your voice #2
The purpose of this blog is to acknowledge how it is possible for people to be silenced – be it at work or in any situation where there is a power differential. I m
Do Vision and Mission Statements Work?
I have worked with so many organisations which although they have mission and vision statements in place- do not actually live by or follow them. Usually the staff do not
Working your pitch at networking events
Networking is key to running a successful business. Why? Well networking is an opportunity to get ‘out there’ and and tell people about your services. You can
The Top Five places- to go for help with Work issues
This blog is for those people facing problems at work and want to know where they can find out information and get support. Below I summarise five key organisations that
CPD Accredited Training – The Self-Leadership Training
The Self-Leadership series of trainings has just been CPD Accredited by The CPD standards office! Benefits of CPD Accreditation So what does this mean for you? It means t
Book Review: Changing Vampires in the Workplace into Angels
I have just been reading this book: Changing Vampires into Angels’ by Maria Paviour. The book talks about the different types of relationships we can have with people.