It’s what we all aspire to, isn’t it, to become “senior” in our profession, and get on the holy grail of becoming the “expert” and “leader” in our chosen field and passion. So why is it that the world of work is falling down in front of our eyes?Read More
My 20 years+ mentoring and advising leaders in the creative industry have showed me time and time again how the role of Managing Directors is the most misunderstood and overlooked - making it extremely difficult for New MD's to get a clear understanding of what is expected from them and therefore how to work efficiently towards success.Read More
When was the last time you checked in, and I mean really checked in, with how you are feeling about work and your leadership?Read More
When you're in the role of MD and rising in the leadership ranks, often your own professional needs and development get left off the list - despite best intentions!Read More
My combined experience as a retired Executive Headhunter and long-term Executive Mentor shows me that the role of MD for a creative agency is one of the most misunderstood and overlooked.
However, New MD’s can achieve amazing results quickly, with the right approach and investment - I want to support you to fly in your new leadership role!Read More
What I have learnt from Executive Mentoring this year - both from the clients I have successfully mentored through change, and from having benefited from mentoring for my own professional growth!Read More
Our emotions dictate how we experience the world we live in. Two people can live the exact same life, but have totally different experiences depending on how they read and react to events and others.
The result? tired, stressed leaders, and businesses that are missing out on full potential and opportunity.Read More
I have a saying that goes "creative businesses are very comfortable losing money in an established way". They throw money at poorly planned and badly delivered recruitment, in the hope it will fix systemic problems. Time to change that wasteful habit.Read More
In the fast pace of work, we are so busy being 'busy' that we often operate in total ignorance of what's going on in our head: the voice that chips away at confidence, performance and happiness.Read More
We all know the stresses, pressures and challenges are often what make the buzz of agency life. However, at this time of the year when energy is low and demands are high, buzz can quickly turn into bash! Here are my tips on how to survive this hectic season.Read More