As we say goodbye to 2017 and usher in 2018, I might not make New Year’s Resolutions, but I do like to reflect - so, I am going to join those who are reflecting on their year.
Earlier today I was proud to launch the first Black Friday offering for my company Burning Leaf Creatives.You can read my post below: You may have noticed that today is Black Friday. In case you didn’t know, Black Friday is a major shopping day which originated in the United States. It grew in the States as [...]
Last week I started reading Find Your Why, the new book and tool from Simon Sinek and his team. My WHY, my personal purpose and values, are hugely important to me. I’ve studied my WHY for a long term. I’ve tweaked it over time to articulate in different ways, each time trying to improve it. [...]
To say this year has been an annus horribilis could be an understatement. After breaking my leg and ankle earlier in the year, my Nan, one of my only constant parts of my life since childhood, became poorly and then, after a short period of palliative care, passed away. Alongside this, we have had one [...]
Being a leader is a huge responsibility - not only do you need to look after yourself, but you are also responsible for taking care of those in your charge. Being able to use that responsibility, and privilege, can be tiring and draining. But it can also immensely rewarding. And this example from Starbucks proves [...]