Category Archives: work

Language, confidence and self-belief  – the path to the boardroom 

I had to pull myself up for how my language was impacting on people earlier this week. The words were unwittingly creating an unhelpful impression and I suddenly started to see the impact it was having. Today I was working … Continue reading

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Time to think

For anyone who has read my blogs you will know I often talk about the need to have some time to yourself in this busy fast moving world. Being able to switch off from the endless demands of modern life … Continue reading

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So you are a head of comms

I have been interested in the discussion taking place in the last few days about the role of the head of communications. There has been an issue raised about how hard being the most senior communication person in an organisation … Continue reading

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Honoured or not

There is a lot to be said about why we do certain things in our life. When it is something that we want to do then we do it with passion. It is that bit extra that makes it special. … Continue reading

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168 hours a week

There are apparently 168 hours in each week. I think that sounds like quite a lot when you look at it that way. But I know you will be saying well I work 40 hours a week, I sleep for … Continue reading

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Wanted: someone to PR things

I expect that most of us haven’t looked at our job description recently unless we had a performance review or appraisal. If we do dust it off and have a look what does it say about our role and the … Continue reading

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Green-eyed monster

For a lot of people today appears to have been the last working day before Christmas or even for 2016. I have lost count of the number of people that have announced to the world that this is the start … Continue reading

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