The Thing About Principles And Culture

Principles and culture are closely intertwined. Do you know what your principles are? Principles are not what you say you they are, they are what you stick to over time. What do others know you for? What do you stand up for? That’s what your culture is. It’s no accident that some workplaces have [...]

By |2016-11-15T10:38:15+00:00November 15th, 2016|Workplace Culture|

Is Integrity Out Of Fashion Today?

When workplaces ask me to come in and speak to their teams, I often find that many people are more concerned with whether ‘they are going to keep their job’, or meet their KPIs, rather than being concerned with whether what they are doing is actually ethical, compassionate and loving. Of course, I know [...]

By |2018-07-27T07:04:16+00:00November 8th, 2016|Workplace Culture|

Has Mental Health Become The Latest Elephant In The Room?

It’s nice when you can be distracted from taboo subjects even if they happen to be really important things. As a society, we cherish our distractions. And workplaces are no different. But there comes a time when avoiding taboo, uncomfortable, subjects – ‘elephants in the room’ – start causing too much harm. That’s the case [...]

By |2019-02-05T03:53:54+00:00September 22nd, 2016|Mental Health, Workplace Culture|