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A culture of community

A culture of community

I read this blog post today and I loved every_single_word in it. The following sentence is the one that really spoke to me: “The only way to continue to succeed is to empower everyone, to create a culture of responsibility, a culture of passion, a […]

Why goal setting isn’t enough

Why goal setting isn’t enough

Although I no longer use a paper diary, there is something about the beginning of a new year which makes me think of clean and fresh pages, just waiting to be filled with new ideas and plans and thoughts. It’s a time where you use […]

Where is the team in small business?

Where is the team in small business?

When we work in organisations we understand the power and importance of teams. A high performing team is the aim for many organisations, managers and even employees. Everyone wants to feel a part of something and especially when the something is working well, achieving goals […]

Join a community of small business owners

Join a community of small business owners

FIRST MEETING: 6:30-8:00pm Wednesday 12th October Royal Commonwealth Club, 25 Northumberland Ave, London WC2N 5AP I am committed to starting a community of small business owners where you can come to share, learn, be challenged and as a consequence grow. It will be a place where the […]

Learning from nature

Learning from nature

I recently attended an event which looked at leadership through nature, and it was great to look at leadership through a different set of lenses. So what can individuals and organisations learn from nature? Adaptability is the key to survival Plants and animals have learned that in […]

Focusing on the heart of community

Focusing on the heart of community

Following on from my last post, I wonder whether it is time to move from the head-focused idea of collaboration to the heart-guided premise of communities. At the Genius Women Event the discussion around community was lively and animated. The energy rose, the feeling of […]

Is collaboration a dirty word?

Is collaboration a dirty word?

Last Wednesday I had the pleasure and privilege of being the first Genius Woman in the Genius Women Series being run by Rachel Petero of Genviva. A lively and talented bunch of men and women came together to talk about collaboration and community and to help […]

Together, We’re Stronger

Together, We’re Stronger

At a time when there seems to be so much unrest in the world, and with it coming so close to my home in London, I am compelled even more than ever to speak out about the power of sharing. The strength in numbers. The […]