Leadership lessons

3 lessons from the most inspiring leader I’ve worked with

One of the most inspiring leaders I have worked with in my career didn’t have a “polished” approach. They didn’t have a university degree, a particularly extensive vocabulary, or an expensive suit.  Their resume was not full of high-profile international experience.    Regardless, I learned many, many things about great leadership from this person – probably too many for a single blog. But, …

Employees playing table tennis, symbolising a way of minimising employee stress

Redesigning work: 4 simple ways to minimise employee stress

(That aren’t yoga, mindfulness or table tennis tables)   Monday 24 July was Lifeline’s annual Stress Down Day, when employees are encouraged to engage in various fundraising activities that focus on reducing stress at work. Some of Lifeline’s suggestions include a worst dad joke competition, a paper plane throwing contest, lunchtime yoga, and wearing slippers and PJs or a zany …