I want to get this out of my head. Sometimes in live events your brain decides to in a tangent you’ve not prepared for. Does anyone else experience that?
So I was on a panel yesterday and I’m not happy with my performance, multiple reasons. But the first one is one I consistently f-up, and need to get my head around it.
It’s about my business journey. I said something like – I started my first business in 1994, but wasn’t really ‘full-time’ in it until 2018 after my youngest finished school. Since 2018 it’s grown ten-fold. So really, the ‘growth’ phase is only 4 or 5 years old.
Continue reading Why did it take so long to get to growth?
Over the years colleagues have become friends. Sometimes they’re ‘catch up’ friends, ‘pour your heart out’ friends, and sometimes ‘social media’ friends. Continue reading Crossing the streams between personal & professional
JIG = jealousy, insecurity, greed
I didn’t coin this term, but I’m increasingly seeing it in different places. And I’ve probably been guilty of it as well.
I understand why we see it – often because people are fighting for scraps. But when that’s not the case, we really need to keep ourselves in check – know our why, make sure we have all the information before we judge, recognise you don’t know everything that a person has gone through, and ask ourselves what can we do to change a situation instead of just growling at the people who I should be working with.