I Knew I Was Having an Identity Crisis When I Realised I Had Become Two Different People

It Took a Milestone Birthday, and a Charming and Funny Memoir to Bring About This Realisation, and With It a Turning Point in Sally’s Life Sally had lost herself in the process of years of keeping her work and her life outside of work separate. She had somehow become two different people. The world wasn’tContinue reading “I Knew I Was Having an Identity Crisis When I Realised I Had Become Two Different People”

Be So Good They Can’t Ignore You

The Hardest Workers Always Get Rewarded. By “Rewarded” I Mean Both Financially and in Terms of Responsibility Photo by Burak K on Pexels The hardest workers always get rewarded. By “rewarded” I mean both financially and in terms of responsibility. Those were Elaine’s opening words at her university’s annual alumni day. But let’s hear Elaine’s fullContinue reading “Be So Good They Can’t Ignore You”

“You Sabotaged Yourselves Through Whatever It Was That Was Going on Within Each of You”

Samantha and Josh’s Dreams Were Crushed When They Heard These Words Background image by La Miko from Pexels — Words by author Samantha and Josh had been working at A-Z Advertising Agency for 2 years. Both had joined as college graduates. As part of their graduate programme, they’d both worked for six months at a time in different functionsContinue reading ““You Sabotaged Yourselves Through Whatever It Was That Was Going on Within Each of You””

“You’re Not Creative.” These Words Stunned Me Into Silence.”

Words Have Consequences, They Have Power, a Power That Can Be Used to Knock Down or to Build up. Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash What’s the Worst Thing Anyone Has Ever Said To You? Has someone ever said something that really upset you? Maybe you felt it was unfair, or untrue, and that you didn’t deserveContinue reading ““You’re Not Creative.” These Words Stunned Me Into Silence.””

The Role of Effective Self-Feedback in Turning Your Worklife Story Into a Work of Art

I Took a Lesson in Feedback Practice From an Acting Class and Adapted It to a Self-Feedback method to Drive Learning, Development and Growth Photo by Bradyn Shock on Unsplash Actors in training receive more feedback than most other people do in their entire WorkLife. That’s a fact. And it doesn’t stop there. Their training enables themContinue reading “The Role of Effective Self-Feedback in Turning Your Worklife Story Into a Work of Art”