Musings

USING CHANGE TO GROW

The Global Pandemic has created great change at many levels. I attended a webinar recently in which the presenter gave numerous examples of how organisations have been able to rethink their internal processes and the…

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SOCIAL COHESION

We have now moved into a hybrid model of working, where we will find many people coming into the office at different times and days. Some people will be working more from home and teams…

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OFFERING AN ALTERNATIVE PERSPECTIVE

Giving advice to others is easy to do, but how often is it ignored and not followed through on? A technique I like in coaching conversations is to ask the question- ‘can I offer you…

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BACK TO BACK MEETINGS

Back to back online meetings have become the norm over the last year and a half for most leaders. A coaching client I have been working with has constant back-to-back meetings for most of her…

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SUNKEN COST BIAS

Sunk cost bias occurs when we have the tendency to continue investing time, effort, or money, because of what it has already cost us. In the past, I have had numerous situations where it was…

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‘DATA MAKES PEOPLE THINK, EMOTION MAKES THEM ACT’

So says one of my mentors, Dr Alan Weiss. I have been speaking to a client who enjoys presenting data and is confident and enthused when talking about it. But many a time, this individual…

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