The 6 Daily Practices of the High Performing Leader’s High Performance Life

2018-08-17T14:17:27+00:00

The 6 Daily Practices of the High Performing Leader’s High Performance Life High Performing Leaders are not just interested in success. They're interested in consistent, sustainable, career-long success. Achieving that requires a High Performance Life - which itself requires a few fundamental practices. Incorporate these to elevate your own performance. read more ...

One Surefire Ingredient to Make an Emboldened Career Move

2018-08-17T14:00:39+00:00

One Surefire Ingredient to Make an Emboldened Career Move Whether your focus is career acceleration or career shift, there is one ingredient that is always the difference between success and continued stuckness. That ingredient is AGENCY. Use these 4 practices to instil a powerful sense of personal agency for your next career move. #BrainBasedCoaching read [...]

How High Performers Turn “Average” into Outstanding Results

2018-08-17T13:56:25+00:00

How High Performers Turn “Average” into Outstanding Results Our focus for performance is most often for outstanding delivery in the moment. But what would happen if we adjusted that view and chose instead to focus on "good enough" performance over the longer term? #BrainBasedCoaching read more ...

Bulletproof – 5 Powerful Perspectives for More Resilient Leadership

2018-08-10T11:23:30+00:00

Bulletproof. 5 Powerful Perspectives for More Resilient Leadership. Resilience is an essential leadership quality. And it's hard. Enhance your resilience by coming to know your always-available sources of greater resilience - and the 5 simple disciplines to embed that knowing. read more ...

7 Sources of Your Peak Personal Performance

2018-08-10T10:59:59+00:00

7 Sources of Your Peak Personal Performance Even high-achieving peak-performers lose their mojo from time to time. So where to look, when we suffer those occasional lapses in performance? Start with these 7 sources. #BrainBasedCoaching read more ...

4 Character Traps Every High Performing Leader Needs to Know About

2018-08-10T10:40:58+00:00

4 Character Traps Every High Performing Leader Needs to Know About High Performers are conscious self-leaders. And they exercise their awareness to know what to focus on - and what traps to avoid. Here are 4 to add to your list. read more ...

The Daily Practice Guaranteed to Reclaim Your Headspace

2018-05-29T09:25:00+00:00

The Daily Practice Guaranteed to Reclaim Your Headspace It's in our nature to carry around with us distracting thoughts and preoccupations - and that limits the time, attention and focus we can dedicate to our priority. Here's a simple but powerful daily practice to reclaim some of that headspace. read more ...

The Mighty Powerful TRAP That Will Undo Your Pivotal Career Moment

2018-02-01T11:01:15+00:00

The Mighty Powerful TRAP That Will Undo Your Pivotal Career Moment In those crucial moments that define a career, there's one response - above all others - that will undo you. Know the trap - and choose a different response. read more ...

Why High Performing Leaders Set Their Own Model of Leadership

2017-12-18T16:18:42+00:00

Why High Performing Leaders Set Their Own Model of Leadership The most impactful model of leadership we can follow is one of our own authentic design. This is the gold standard for the high-performing leader. read more ...

High Performance Leaders Aren’t Born. They’re MADE.

2017-12-18T16:04:29+00:00

High Performance Leaders Aren’t Born. They’re MADE. High Performance Leaders aren't born. They're made. How do they do it? By committing to small but impactful practices, consistently and over time. And by fuelling those practices with some golden rules. read more ...

When It’s Our Values That Stand In Our Way

2017-11-23T20:45:20+00:00

When It’s Our Values That Stand In Our Way Along with goals and beliefs, knowing and aligning with our values is one of the most powerful self-development steps we can take. And not least because they don't always play out in positive ways. read more ...

Values – The Single Most Powerful Self-Development Step You Can Take

2017-11-23T20:32:11+00:00

Values: The Single Most Powerful Self-Development Step You Can Take Our values drive us throughout our entire day and underpin all our major decisions. But do we really know what our core values are? And what would we change if we did? read more ...

One Simple Commitment To Make Your Decisions All-Powerful

2017-11-21T10:06:51+00:00

One Simple Commitment To Make Your Decisions All-Powerful Decisions only become impactful when we accompany them with action. Make it your habit to take action at the scene of your decision making. read more ...

3 Brain-based Strategies to Change the Thinking and Perform Under Pressure

2017-11-17T14:00:04+00:00

3 Brain-based Strategies to Change the Thinking and Perform Under Pressure A key defining quality of those successful in their careers is that ability to handle the pressure, keep the thinking brain online and manage situations to successful outcomes. Here are 3 neuroscience-backed techniques to help. read more ...

9 Ingredients to Greater Career Satisfaction and Fulfilment

2017-11-17T13:34:07+00:00

9 Ingredients to Greater Career Satisfaction and Fulfilment What adds-up to job satisfaction? If you find your work lacking for pure satisfaction, check yourself against this list. And see if you can find new areas to re-discover fulfilment at work. read more ...

4 Thinking Strategies For Powerfully Transformative Results

2017-11-10T15:37:12+00:00

4 Thinking Strategies For Powerfully Transformative Results We always get a result. But not always the result we want. Learn to master these 4 key thinking strategies to take back your agenda and achieve the transformative results you’re looking for. read more ...

The Art of the Question: How to Open-up Thinking

2017-07-11T20:05:41+00:00

The Art of the Question: How to Open-up Thinking Questions are not only how we gain insight into another person's thinking; they are also how that other person gains insight into their own thinking. If we ask the right questions. read more ...

7 Brain-based Techniques for More Creative Leadership

2017-07-11T19:54:23+00:00

7 Brain-based Techniques for More Creative Leadership The ability to quieten our minds and tap into our innate creativity with a few brain-friendly techniques can set us apart in a corporate world otherwise set in its ways. read more ...

Think Your Career Strategy Isn’t Working? Think Again!

2017-06-15T07:57:17+00:00

Think Your Career Strategy Isn’t Working? Think Again! For the results you're creating. For the place in which you find yourself. Your career strategy is working perfectly. And new results are going to require a new strategy. Find the counterbalance by learning to notice the pivotal moments. read more ...

6 Quick-Fire Strategies to Stay Cool Under Pressure

2017-06-12T05:27:23+00:00

6 Quick-Fire Strategies to Stay Cool Under Pressure Our ability to keep our heads at work improves helps us make better decisions, have more influence and impact with others and improve performance – in ourselves and in those around us. Use these simple but effective strategies to help you keep your cool. read more ...

INFLUENCE: A Brain-based Approach for Stand-out Leadership

2017-03-22T09:23:11+00:00

INFLUENCE: A Brain-based Approach for Stand-out Leadership Great leadership is nowhere better marked than by the ability to improve another person's thinking. In this series, get the brain-based approach to 3 key leadership traits, starting here with: INFLUENCE. read more ...

CHARISMA: A Brain-based Approach for Stand-out Leadership

2017-03-22T09:20:42+00:00

CHARISMA: A Brain-based Approach for Stand-out Leadership Charisma is a quality often included in our descriptions of leaders we admire. It's also a quality many feel they either have - or don't. But like any behaviour, it can be learned and developed. Here're some brain-based thoughts on how. read more ...

CONFIDENCE: A Brain-based Approach for Stand-out Leadership

2017-03-22T09:21:32+00:00

CONFIDENCE: A Brain-based Approach for Stand-out Leadership Of all the behaviours we might choose to develop, confidence is most people's Number One. And with good reason. Get to grips with a simple formula for confidence, and let you most authentic, resourceful self shine through. read more ...

Brain-based Ideas for Your Most Restful Holiday Ever

2017-03-07T21:44:33+00:00

Brain-based Ideas for Your Most Restful Holiday Ever Time away from work is crucial to our in-work performance and outside-work wellbeing. Try these brain-based tips to make sure you don't short-change your precious vacation time. read more ...

7 Ways to Reinvigorate Your Personal Brand

2017-03-07T21:39:08+00:00

7 Ways to Reinvigorate Your Personal Brand The world is always changing. And so must your personal brand if you want to stay authentic, consistent and wholly relevant. Reinvigorate your brand with a revisit of these 7 winning brand-defining characteristics. read more ...

Is a Sense of Purpose What Your Career Goals are Missing?

2017-02-26T20:22:48+00:00

Is a Sense of Purpose What Your Career Goals are Missing? Without our own clearly-defined purpose, we live and work according to the agenda of others. Reclaim direction, set more meaningful goals and make better decisions by defining your purpose statement. read more ...

Public Speaking: 9 Steps to Making a Powerful Connection

2017-02-26T20:21:04+00:00

Public Speaking: 9 Steps to Making a Powerful Connection We're adept at making a connection with another person. So what happens to that skill when we step in front of a larger audience? How do we make the same powerful connections when speaking in public? read more ...

Promotion: It’s The Other Journey That Matters

2017-02-20T18:31:33+00:00

Promotion: It’s The Other Journey That Matters Promotion is two journeys: doing great work; and being the most promotable. You’re already doing great work. Now make yourself the most promotable. read more ...

Forget Your Elevator Pitch. Work on Your Professional Promise.

2017-02-20T18:27:37+00:00

Forget Your Elevator Pitch. Work on Your Professional Promise. Redefine your elevator pitch as your professional promise. And never again feel uncomfortable talking about who you are, what you do and how you do it. read more ...

9 Brain-based Strategies to Stop Prioritising Your Fear Over Your Success

2017-02-20T18:25:45+00:00

9 Brain-based Strategies to Stop Prioritising Your Fear Over Your Success Our brains are hardwired for survival - and that bias can leak into moments when pure survival is not our only goal. Learn to prioritise your success over your fear with these brain-based strategies. read more ...

Two Insightful Self-Coaching Questions to Beat Procrastination

2017-02-15T18:41:26+00:00

Two Insightful Self-Coaching Questions to Beat Procrastination Procrastination comes in many forms; and acts-out many of our deep-seated motivations. To break-free of these self-imposed patterns of behaviour is hugely beneficial. Here are 2 coaching questions to help. read more ...

How and Why You’re Limiting Your Team’s Thinking

2017-02-15T18:39:23+00:00

How and Why You’re Limiting Your Team’s Thinking Successful people bring out the best in the high-calibre teams they surround themselves with. But it can be all-too-easy to become the obstacle. Instead: become a master of supporting others' thinking. read more ...

5 Traits and 3 Rules of Peak Performance in the Moment

2017-02-15T18:36:38+00:00

5 Traits and 3 Rules of Peak Performance in the Moment A number of ingredients are necessary for performance perform at the high-pressure moments. Here are 5 traits of high performers. And 3 rules to help prevent choking. read more ...

5 Transformational Habits That Will Change Your Life

2017-11-17T14:13:41+00:00

5 Transformational Habits That Will Change Your Life Habits are powerful, dependable processes. But in the pursuit of success, not all habits are created equal. Here are 5 transformational habits that have the potential to change your life for the better. read more ...

The Negative Self-Talk That Could Be Ruining Your Career

2017-02-13T09:19:51+00:00

The Negative Self-Talk That Could Be Ruining Your Career It can be all-too-easy to let our self-talk slip into negative language with costly consequences for our career. Learn to limit the impact by practising mindful awareness of these negative self-talk patterns. read more ...

MASTERING YOUR BRAIN: Why you Should Rethink the Value of Your Brain

2017-02-13T09:16:37+00:00

MASTERING YOUR BRAIN: Why you Should Rethink the Value of Your Brain Given the competition for our attention, it's no wonder our brains are so-easily overwhelmed. Limit the impact on your performance by rethinking how you value and use your brain. read more ...

Seizing More Opportunity by Learning to Listen to Yourself

2017-02-11T10:36:15+00:00

Seizing More Opportunity by Learning to Listen to Yourself Our intuition is a powerful ally to our more "rational" decision-making tactics - if we can learn to listen to it. read more ...

5 Steps to an Intentionally-designed Work/Life Balance

2017-02-11T10:30:39+00:00

5 Steps to an Intentionally-designed Work/Life Balance All-too-often, the balance in our life and work is not according to our intentional design. Promote awareness and responsibility with these 5 steps. read more ...