Changing Habits

A habit is a thought and action that has been repeated so many times it becomes automatic and normal. We become so accustomed to doing this action we are not aware we do it. Challenging these habits will be life changing. Hello, My Friends Challenging Norms, what is normal for you may not be normalContinue reading “Changing Habits”

Challenging Norms- Tooting your own horn.

Hello, My Friends Challenging Norms, Blowing your own horn!? What is your stance on the statement of blowing your own horn? Is it inappropriate to state what you are good at, what you love to do, or share something you are feeling particularly proud of? This is our challenging norms opinion piece for today. WereContinue reading “Challenging Norms- Tooting your own horn.”

Fear of failing is…

How would you answer this statement? Hello, My Friends Challenging Norms… Fears are such powerful things.Fear is a response to our brain perceiving something or someone will harm us,The emotional feeling of fear is our body responding to the brains stimulus.Our body needs to be ready to run, to fight, or to hide. So ourContinue reading “Fear of failing is…”

Challenging Norms…

Hello, My Friends Do you believe you are a creative person? Do each one of us have creative tendencies?Is creativity about being more than artistic?What is your view?Are mathematicians creative or are they seen as strategic only?What about gardeners, creative or horticulturalists?A sketcher who doodles, artistic creative?A person who tags walls with their version ofContinue reading “Challenging Norms…”

Leading: Unselfishness- Who benefits?

Hello, My Friends As this month comes to a close, we begin to look at the next month.You will have noticed that my schedule has changed.Part of living what I’m teaching is about the art of fine tuning.Over the next few months I will be taking my own advice and trialing different things, I’d loveContinue reading “Leading: Unselfishness- Who benefits?”

Little actions

Hello, My FriendsEveryday we have a choice, to do the same thing we did yesterday, and get the same result we got then.Or… we can try something different to get a new result.The new result may actually be better or not.By doing something different we put ourselves into a different frame of thinking which createsContinue reading “Little actions”

Who believed in you?

“Hello My Friends Who believed in you?A teacher at school,A parent, mum or dad,A leader, a church leader, a business leader, a sporting leader.A coach, a listening ear.In the comments leave a message, of teacher, parent, or leader.I believe in you, you can be the person you want to be.oxox Linda. As a life coachContinue reading “Who believed in you?”

What is your leading style?

What is your leading style? Hello, My Friends Over the last 20 days I’ve given you a lot of information about leading, how to be a better leader, how to lead yourself, and how to find your leading style. What is your leading style? Tell me about a time when you felt coerced to doContinue reading “What is your leading style?”

Leading: Interdependence in leading.

Leading: Interdependence in leading. Hello, My Friends Yesterday we talked about the four varieties of groups.The primary group of family and very close friendsThe collective group of people who are at the same event, experience or common activity like a music festival.The category group of people who have an overarching belief system such as theContinue reading “Leading: Interdependence in leading.”

Leading: Identifying with your tribe.

Leading: Identifying with your tribe. Hello, My Friends Effective leaders transform people’s goals and ambitions, even their identities, replacing self-orientated behaviour with group orientated behaviour. An ineffective leader exercises their power over people, forcing them through rewards and punishments to comply with commands, bending their will to their own. This is not leadership. People haveContinue reading “Leading: Identifying with your tribe.”