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Unrequested testimonial – Thank you Jeff

I’m so happy about this feedback received from Jeff Uden, Head of Talent, Iceland Foods. And I didn’t even ask for it! It’s all about achieving behaviour change 😊 “The online training is going really well. We have just recently …

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EMCC Global Provider Summit 2020

The 24-hour EMCC Global Provider Summit 2020 – Nov 24th

The 24-hour EMCC Global Provider Summit 2020 on 24th and 25th November. Co-creating the future for our professional practice: Leadership, Coaching, Mentoring and Supervision I look forward to joining The OCM’s Ed Parsloe and Charlotte Bruce-Foulds session on ‘Going digital …

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Teaching a child

The expert’s trap

When an expert tackles a problem, they have many advantages, and also some disadvantages. “In the beginner’s mind, there are many possibilities. In the expert’s mind, there are few.”Zen Master Shunryu Suzuki As we learn more about a topic, we …

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Girl writing on exam paper

What’s on your exam paper?

Life is a test. Or at least, it can feel that way sometimes. We are tested by relationships, circumstances, and of course recently, the pandemic. It can be useful to copy others as they go about responding to their tests. …

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Archer taking shot

Ready, Fire, Aim

The prevailing mantra, reinforced in the movies, is ready, aim, fire.And the hero or heroine pulls off an impossible shot and saves the day! This mantra is based on the idea that you only have one shot to get whatever …

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Stubborn billboard

Can being stubborn kill you?

Well, this billboard from the US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality suggests it can. And the graffiti artist disagrees 🙂 Are you stubborn? Think of one thing that you know you should be doing but are not doing. Perhaps …

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My keynote at L&D Pro on 11th Nov

It’ll be great to deliver the keynote ‘Moving the biggest elephant’ at the L&D Pro virtual conference on 11 November. Here’s a brief intro to the session https://youtu.be/watTEeAEaNo Here’s the link for more info and to book your ticket https://www.lnd-pro.de/programm/keynotes/keynotespeaker/moving-the-biggest-elephant …

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Carpenter using measure

Measure twice, cut once

There is a saying in the carpentry world, “Measure twice, cut once”. I am sure there are similar aphorisms in other professions to ensure that sufficient checks are made before commitment. For example, surgeons and pilots have checklists, and I …

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