Tag Archives: NZ

4 Easy Ways To Oil Your Team’s Wheels

One of the best things about my job is the opportunity to learn vicariously. Here are just 4 simple things you can start doing today to improve the cohesiveness and general all round awesomeness of your teams: 1. Cut down … Continue reading

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The F Word

Unfortunately, one of the most prevalent emotions I see in organisations is fear. A little bit of fear is self-preserving, but I have seen it plague organisations like a vicious disease. Often it is seen in hefty doses – much more … Continue reading

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How To Reconnect With Your Purpose

This week, I had to go away to ‘come home’. In other words,  I had to leave my everyday life. My daily routine. My busy busyness. My must do’s, to do’s and should do’s. I needed to leave the ‘doing’ … Continue reading

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Time and Place

Today I’m excited to introduce guest blogger, Martin Fenwick, to The Leader’s Digest. Martin is an executive coach at Altris – a leadership development and executive coaching company based in Auckland, NZ. Martin is also a regular contributor to the Altris … Continue reading

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Don’t Force It

Roger Von Oech, one of the world’s foremost experts on creativity, tells the story of an architect who built a cluster of office buildings around a central green. When construction was finished, the landscape crew asked him where he wanted … Continue reading

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How Passion Can Move Mountains

A cool thing happened this week in Nelson – the vibrant little city I live in. For those of you who are not from New Zealand, Nelson is a quaint little Kiwi town that borders the Marlborough Sounds and Abel … Continue reading

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5 Leadership Lessons from the movie ‘Avatar’

My sons and husband are raving fans of the movie Avatar. And so, when I found myself watching this DVD for the millionth time (OK so I might be exaggerating just a wee bit), I decided to view it from a … Continue reading

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