A few years ago I sat down with a member of my team. When I first became his manager I saw someone with masses of potential and an excellent work ethic. He worked hard, and worked well; was someone I could always rely on, and always expect to receive exceptional work from. But then something… Continue reading How to Make People Happier at Work – Make Them Care Less
I have many memories from primary school. I remember playing bulldog in the playground, it being banned because of the amount of injuries it caused and then us playing it a few days later having renamed it. I remember sitting on the floor, legs crossed, while my teacher read Alice in Wonderland, totally engrossed in… Continue reading My superpower? Being Dyslexic
April marks Stress Awareness Month, first launched in 1992 by experts from all over the world aiming to increase public awareness about the causes of stress, the impact on our bodies and how we can manage it. Everyone experiences stress at some point, and in fact, some stress is beneficial. However, prolonged or extreme stress… Continue reading Stress Awareness Month – can stress be good for us?
Noun. sorriso m. (plural sorrisos) smile (a happy facial expression using the mouth) Picking a name for a business is no easy feat, it would seem. I have worked in Learning and Development for my entire career, and it’s something that I feel so passionate about - how to convey all that in just one… Continue reading Sorriso – what does it all mean?