Communication

The Top Shelf Leader-Which shelf do you sit on?

It was a late Friday afternoon in July on a gloomy mid-winters day in Melbourne. Following a full week of delivering workshops a delirious Renée and Shelley happened to catch each other over the phone. It is rare for these two to actually speak in real time without the standard back-and-forth missed calls and voicemails.
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The Gift Mindset™: 6 Keys to Leading With Empathy

When a colleague or direct report opens up to you about feeling overstretched and tired how do you respond? Do you respond with empathy or do you shut off as you have your own stuff to deal with?

Empathy is one of the 12 Gifts to lead and be a Limitless Leader™ and the word […]

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    Limitless Leadership™: Are you having blockbuster conversations?

Limitless Leadership™: Are you having blockbuster conversations?

There are only two Blockbusters left in the world, and one is closing. The last of the movie rental stores in Australia will close at the end of the month.

I heard this news as I was driving to facilitate a workshop early one morning recently.  Maybe I was tired. Maybe it was the heavy rain and […]

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    LIMITLESS LEADERSHIP™ Performance previews trump performance reviews

LIMITLESS LEADERSHIP™ Performance previews trump performance reviews

The longer we keep looking back in the rear view mirror, it takes away from everything that’s moving forward.
With mid-year reviews fast approaching for many organisations I wanted to share with you a few tips to ensure these conversations cut through the clutter and maximise this valuable time.
Previews versus Reviews
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    Limitless Leadership™ – Question to create empowerment in your team

Limitless Leadership™ – Question to create empowerment in your team

We learn about life by asking questions.

Children naturally start learning about the world by observing, testing and questioning “why.” The more open the question we ask the more we learn.

As a manager or leader coaching, the more open questions we ask the coachee the more the coachee will learn, sometimes about what they already […]