Category Archives: Emotional Intelligence

Overheard on a Train: the Wisdom of Youth

The three young men were sitting diagonally across from us in the train, heading for the city last Saturday morning. They were typical Aussi teenagers for this part of town: origins mixed, decorated in tattoos, mostly loud, out to have … Continue reading

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R U OK?

Thursday September 10 is R U OK? Day, This is the day that R U OK? is calling on Australia to take the global lead in suicide prevention. How can we lead? By having regular meaningful conversations with people who … Continue reading

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Inspiring hope: Do you offer hope to your team?

In my last blog I quoted Michael Silver who argues that leaders need to use language that inspires hope and trust and I asked what those qualities meant for you. All too often a leader is consumed by tasks and … Continue reading

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