A Message To Santa
These times are very busy for Father Christmas. He must need to juggle many priorities, has a massive goal and all the while he needs to keep his staff engaged and motivated. Failure cannot be contemplated..
Some Thoughts for 2017
Well here we are - 2017 is upon us already. Some thoughts about the year ahead: Learn to forget 2016 only when you have absolute clarity on what you learnt from last...
Being More Strategic
We hear it all the time. I even mentioned it in my last post (the feedback from which made me decide to do this post!) How do we ensure we are more strategic? And what do we really mean..
Teams Shouldn't Agree
For too long our perception of agreement has been wrong (or as an old acquaintance said to me the other day, "it's up the wazoo!" - what a wonderful old saying that is - very expressive.) ...
Motivation at Work - an Update
Firstly, if you want to know what a fine day in Fiordland looks like, download today's image. This is a view west from above the Hollyford Valley on the Routeburn Track. We can see the Hollyford..
Are You Really Busy? Read This!
As some of you will know, I have a mild aversion to being told, when asked how things are going, "I'm really BUSY!" Inevitably my reaction will be "busy doing what?" Often the answer is "just doing stuff I have to do....