“Stand and Deliver!”

“Stand and Deliver!”

Many years ago, “Stand and Deliver!” meant giving up your valuables or your life could be forfeit.  Highwaymen were a common...

Generalist or Specialist

Generalist or Specialist

In my days in the British Army, we had a large pool of generalists called Infantry. I can say that...

DELEGATION

DELEGATION

In my line of business, I often end up coaching around the challenges of delegation. Today’s leaders and managers are...

“One small step for a man, but……”

“One small step for a man, but……”

It’s nearly fifty years ago that Neil Armstrong left his boot print in the surface of the moon. What an...

Step out of your comfort zone!

Step out of your comfort zone!

Brian Skerry took this incredible photograph for National Geographic a couple of years back – Talk about stepping out of...

Work to live, NOT live to work!

Work to live, NOT live to work!

Last week I read an article by an Australian palliative care nurse, Bronnie Ware, who said that many of her...

Feeling Stuck?

Feeling Stuck?

Coping with change A couple of weeks back on a coaching call, my client related a lovely story that she...

Should my Project Manager be Contract or Permanent?

Should my Project Manager be Contract or Permanent?

As somebody who has spent the last twenty five years working as an Independent Contractor (IC) in IT Project management...

The Article 50 Conundrum

The Article 50 Conundrum

Following the UK’s referendum resulting in an overall majority to leave the EU, it occurs to me that there is...

We are not so different!

We are not so different!

In the many years I have worked as a Project manager and a Change manager, I have worked with many...