12 months ago today started like a normal Monday morning. But that day changed my whole outlook for the year. Find out what's happened since.
Today starts with an exciting development - I'm finally interviewing for a vacancy that I can fill permanently within my team.This is only the second time I have been able to decide if someone is the right person for my team. The first time went really well - you can read through some of my [...]
Anybody who has followed this blog or met me will know that living my WHY is an essential element of my life. It's what drives me. It's what makes me get up in the morning. And it's partly why I created this blog in the first place. Well, today, I started reading Simon Sinek's new [...]
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 [...]
A day in November 2001 will always be part of my memory. I was sat in the induction session of my first ever job as a PA and Administrator for a small team. During the mid-morning break I was chatting to one of the other attendees and was asked a question - "what do I want to [...]
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