Big Brother Bully … what were they thinking!

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Last week I had the unfortunate experience of watching part of a Big Brother episode.  To be absolutely clear I’m not a fan and would never usually choose to watch the show.  In fact, I’d rather watch just about anything … Continue reading

Ugly Bosses

Ugly bosses

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I came across a story on that astounded me.   I’ve observed some unkind leadership acts in my time but this one takes the prize.  The story is about Carol Jumper, an American woman who was fired from her job … Continue reading

Practicing what I preach


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A few weeks back I wrote a blog titled ‘Trolls: we choose to let them in’.  At the heart of the message I shared is that we have the power choose the extent to which people affect us. I wrote, … Continue reading

Bursting Bubbles

Bursting Bubbles

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How often have you met someone who appears to operate in a world of their own, seemingly oblivious to the people and events going on around them?  Most of us have worked with the person who has little awareness of … Continue reading

Trolls: we choose to let them in

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It was fascinating to read an article on titled ‘Confessions of an Internet Troll’.  Journalist Peter Hoare shares insight to his own experiences of Internet trolling and explains why he thinks people do it, and what they get from … Continue reading

Guest blogger – Belinda Hapgood


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My employee has a long term medical condition – how do I manage their role?  Many employers are often left struggling when an employee develops a serious or (in some cases) terminal illness. One of the issues may be the … Continue reading