Tag Archive for Success

Sunday night anxiety

Sunday Night Anxiety

It’s Sunday evening   Which means it is Monday tomorrow. Again.   Depending on your time zone, the sinking feeling might or might not have already started. And it is most likely to strike at precisely 4.13pm. How do you know!? Might you ask. Well – there is an awful lot of research out there. A simple Google…

Role Models

Role models

We all have an idea of what cool, successful or powerful looks like  And it turns out most of us are influenced by the movies or serials we’ve watched over the years. According to my recent undercover investigation, most people (men and women) around your office have inner fictional role models. For example a Programme Director at one of…

tips for successful meetings

Is this meeting a waste of time?

There’s a lot of professional advice out there on how to conduct effective meetings. And some pretty good tips, too. Except it rarely goes according to plan, does it?   A perfect example of this was last Friday. I was asked to join a meeting and share ideas on a project with a team I’d never met before. They…

office confidence tips

Be your confident best

We all have a different strategy to project confidence in office situations.   I was at a dinner party recently, and ended up chatting to a few really interesting and successful people. We shared stories about instances when things didn’t go so well, and looked at the effectiveness of various tricks to boost confidence in the workplace. Until…