Changing the assumptions we make

Ranger diving for Trochus Shells to monitor their size inside and outside the Marine Protected Area of Tetepare, Solomon Islands. Several readers responded to my last blog post, ‘Listening for the first time’, with comments about how refreshing it was to truly stop and listen to what was being said to them without prejudging [...]

By |2017-02-08T12:22:32+10:00April 29th, 2013|Insights, Leadership, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Changing the assumptions we make


We have been contributing to the Enneagram in Business site (www.theenneagraminbusiness.com) on a regular basis and wanted to share one of our insights as a theme for this month - it is on Respect. Respect is choosing not to stand in judgement of another.  It is acknowledging them for who they are and what has [...]

By |2017-02-08T12:22:38+10:00March 20th, 2011|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Respect

Taking Time For Our Own Development

I am going to encourage all of us to take a moment to stop and reflect on what we are doing for ourselves as leaders, rather than for others. It may seem selfish, however I am noticing the ever decreasing circles that leaders (including me) find themselves in and the language that goes with it [...]

By |2017-02-08T12:22:38+10:00July 12th, 2010|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Taking Time For Our Own Development