Identity

I was lucky recently to have (that) Mark Gilroy on to the Value through Vulnerability podcast where we discussed a wide range of topics such as vulnerability, leadership, awareness etc but one of the most striking discussion topics for me personally was around credibility & identity. HT Phil Willcox also for his influence here also. […]

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FDM Nuerodiversity Hackathon

I recently had the pleasure to attend another FDM Hackathon led by the Hack-king himself @PerryTimms & @_Lara_HR Today’s topic was around nuerodiversity.  This is an area I know little about personally, however have started to my awareness lifted by having such great guests as Ben Lunn (@Benlunn) on the Value through Vulnerability podcast recently to […]

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Acceptance

What does acceptance mean to you? For so many of my 41 years on this planet, I have believed that the outside world dictates how ‘accepted’ I felt: Will I be accepted in this new school by the other pupils? Will I get accepted onto the course based on my sub-optimal A-level grades? Will I […]

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Presence

How easy do you find it to live in the now?  Not the past, not the future, the now?  As in right now? I, as a person, have experienced a profound, major transformational shift over the past 14 days which I wanted to share with anyone that was interested. My level of consciousness or awareness […]

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“Soft Skills” …..It’s time for a mindset shift & refocusing of language

I have been becoming increasingly frustrated at the ‘throw -away’ nature for those most human of skills such as communication, listening, collaboration, problem solving, creativity etc under the phrase ‘soft skills.’ I was reminded of this when listening to the most excellent talk between Kelly Swingler and Vicky Holdworth this evening: At a time of […]

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#SelfCareWeekly – What stops you maintaining or building your self-care habits? Main takeaways

The 2nd ever #SelfCareWeekly twitter chat took place last night and with the following question from https://twitter.com/WildFigSolns : To build in some extra context, Helen Amery who owns and runs Wild Fig Solutions was recently my first podcast guest to discuss the topics of self awareness and vulnerability and within this came up the theme of #selfcare […]

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