Sometimes You Win, Sometimes you Learn.

When things go wrong, it is really easy to start blaming people and trying to find fault with others… But a shift in how you view problems can make a massive difference to your own and your team’s resilience and ability to pick yourselves up, learn and move forward stronger than ever… This week we […]

How to get your team to do what you want them to do (and be happy about it)

When I started out in management, many, many years ago, I used to get very frustrated. I assumed that I would ask people in my team to do something, then they would do it. Simple. But I quickly learned that it wasn’t that simple ­čśŽ “Why won’t they just do what I ask them to […]

In case of emergency fit your oxygen mask first before assisting others

If you manage, own or run a nursery, pre-school or other type of Early Years Setting, I can tell you three things about you: You love children – they make your heart warm and fuzzy, you love the sound of their laughter, you can tell at 50 paces if they need the bathroom, you know […]

My first Webinar: How to get your team doing what you want them to do in 5 easy steps.

I’m feeling very excited… Tonight I am running the prototype of my very first Webinar! Way back in the early days of the Internet, I was a bit of a geek. Actually, I’ve probably been a bit of a geek for longer than that… I’ve just remembered I used to go to ┬áComputer Club at […]