Resist the call for perpetual productivity

Resist the call for perpetual productivity

This is an important leadership lesson for both experienced managers and first time managers. Productivity is not king, or rather, it’s not the only thing we should be chasing. Rechargeable batteries – that’s the “self care” metaphor lately. That we need...
How to feel the fear and Do it Anyway

How to feel the fear and Do it Anyway

Full of fear about a big step? If you’re in the process of making a decision or taking that big important step, this is the post for you. Heard this advice lately? Just go for it! Follow your passion! Feel the fear and do it anyway! And you get it – the concept...
Just the tonic you need right now

Just the tonic you need right now

It’s that time of year when social media feeds are filling with offers, courses, secrets to help you knock out your new year’s goals and ambitions. It’s an arbitrary moment, and there’s nothing wrong with it. Because when exactly is the best...
Holiday Wish

Holiday Wish

Oh my god, I’m not sending you a post to read at this time of year. (well obviously I am but it’s super short) Take a break! Do nothing. Go for long walks. Read a book from that pile in the corner. Call a friend.Eat good food. Celebrate whatever you are...
Shifting Perspective Can Be Simple

Shifting Perspective Can Be Simple

Earlier this year (June) I bought a world map – not the Mercator projection, but the Gall-Peters Projection. It shows countries with the correct size relative to each other. The shapes are wrong, but the size is right. It’s a different perspective. The...