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Making other people look good: what improv teaches us about teamwork

By | 2017-03-01T09:57:07+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Inspiration, Motivation, Confidence Articles|

In my spare time I can be found ‘making silly stuff up’ with improvised comedy group Classic Andy. What began as a creative and fun hobby a couple of years ago has taught me as much about truly effective teamwork as any management course or corporate role could.  Here’s why… Techniques from improvised comedy have already made [...]

Drawing your way to organisational improvement – five reasons to get more creative

By | 2017-01-24T12:22:53+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Aspirations For Business Articles, Inspiration, Motivation, Confidence Articles|

‘Our colleagues get scared when we bring out the Post-it notes’. This comment from a recent client sums up the dread that many people feel about the use of ‘creative’ techniques within the workplace. It’s a real shame as moving beyond the traditional flipchart and bullet points approach can free up people’s minds, encourage innovation and vastly [...]

Where did you say your office was? From employee to entrepreneur- How to build your entrepreneurial identity

By | 2017-01-18T13:35:57+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Inspiration, Motivation, Confidence Articles|

If you’ve been brave enough to make the leap from employee to entrepreneur, you may have suddenly found yourself having to rebuild ‘brand you’. You and everybody else knows you are a great employee, but does your employee brand automatically transfer to the new entrepreneurial you? For most of us going from large established organisations [...]