Have you noticed that kids ask questions pretty much non-stop? All the time. Constantly. If you’re a parent, you’ll be very familiar with the Why? Why? Why? You know how it goes, you provide an answer, and back they come with yet another question. Kids are super persistent. They are relentless in the pursuit of … Continue reading Questions are good for your business!
Interview with a HR Manager
A/N our interviewee this week has transitioned from a successful 22 year career in the Royal Airforce to private enterprise....read on to discover how. Tell us a little about your career and how you ended up where you are today. I left school at 18 and joined the Royal Air Force a year later, having … Continue reading Interview with a HR Manager
Interview with a Keyboard Player/Musician
A/N This weeks interviewee is a guy whose carved out a different kind of career for himself. Read on to learn how he's managed to make his boyhood dream a reality, and the lessons learnt along the way. Tell us a little about your career and how you ended up where you are today. I actually … Continue reading Interview with a Keyboard Player/Musician
Interview with a Mediator & Conciliator
A/N - I first met our inspirational interviewee when I took on the role of CEO at Lifeline Top End. Tell us a little about your career and how you ended up where you are today. I had a good education in the UK and a mother who believed her daughters were entitled to be … Continue reading Interview with a Mediator & Conciliator
Interview with a Head of International Development – Retail
A/N This week my interview subject is a fellow Old Rishworthian alumni. I hope you'll enjoy reading her journey and the advice shared. Tell us a little about your career and how you ended up where you are today. From setting up shop with my cash register as a little girl I knew I wanted … Continue reading Interview with a Head of International Development – Retail
An Interview with a Head of Marketing
A/N I remember our current interviewee as a young girl at Rishworth School. It's wonderful to hear about her career journey. Tell us a little about your career and how you ended up where you are today. I am currently the Head of Marketing at our family business Lanes Group Plc. It's a company providing … Continue reading An Interview with a Head of Marketing
We make decisions every day of our life from the moment we wake up each morning. Some are small ones; I’ll just lay here for another 5 minutes, one cup of coffee or two, a piece of toast or cereal? Simple, easy decisions we make without much thought at all. We make all these decisions … Continue reading DECISION MAKING
My European interlude is coming to a close
Whilst I have enjoyed every moment of being in Europe and have loved teaching, mentoring and coaching, it is time to return to Australia – at least for a while. I have cherished being in my little apartment and not having to worry about anything except myself and meeting a few deadlines. Well, OK, more … Continue reading My European interlude is coming to a close
Sisters are doing it for themselves or are they?
Although women are fantastically capable, we tend not to be self-promoters. We share our heartache, our grief and our moments of triumph with girlfriends. It’s in our nature to genuinely share the credit for a job well done with our team, colleagues and special friends. So, although we are so good at talking in groups, … Continue reading Sisters are doing it for themselves or are they?
SOME OF MY LATEST SCRIBBLES
I'm loving being able to spend more and more time writing. The Simple Team Meetings blog is one of the sites that I've made a number of contributions to recently. If you're interested, please pop on over and take look as there are some great tips, ideas and advice not just on the business side … Continue reading SOME OF MY LATEST SCRIBBLES