Don’t wait until ‘after reviews’, or ‘after Christmas’, or even, ‘on Monday’ (my favourite new-exercise-regime day). Figure out what you want, figure out a plan and then start. It doesn’t have to be a big life-changing plan.
Just do one thing today. Read More
What have you said to a direct report, to a team, to a client, over a coffee, at lunch with a friend…what suggestions have you made to other people today about how they could do things differently? Read More
Everyone wants to be part of something. Read More
What’s happening in your world? What’s the end result you’re looking for? If you know that and can focus on that, any hiccups are just bumps in the road, not a reason to stop or change direction. Read More
You don’t have to change or suck up or lose who you are, you just have to adapt to your surroundings and meet people in the middle. Who knows? You might even enjoy it. Read More
How many times have you said or heard, "Oh yeah the reviews all done, we just have to do the goals bit"
That’s the most important bit!!
If your manager doesn’t think so, it doesn't matter, you should.
And if your line manager isn't taking it seriously, ask someone who will - it's your career. Read More
Dreams are awesome, and I agree that the easiest thing to do is often to jump ship and try somewhere new. But, are you absolutely sure that if you really ‘watered’ the place you’re at, or the role you’re in, or the career path you’re on…that it wouldn’t be the right one? Read More
There are over 7 billion people on this planet, there is no need to unslump yourself on your own. Read More
It’s your career.
Give it a big bash and see what happens. Read More