Why Do So Many Managers Forget They’re Human Beings?


Source: Potential Project The power of leadership lies in our abilities to form personal and meaningful bonds with the people whom we lead. As human beings, we are all driven by basic needs for meaning, happiness, human connectedness, and a desire to contribute positively to others. And leaders that truly understand these needs, and lead in a way that … Read More

A little bit of magic created in Oxford….

Dan ChannerUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom The second Sunday in January is a perfect time for Street Wisdom – the streets are empty, our January diaries have space as they recover from December, it is the day before the infamous BLUE MONDAY (Copyright some PR company somewhere) and more than anything we are still mindful of our hopes and dreams for the […] … Read More

Self-Awareness Can Help Leaders More Than an MBA Can


Source: Potential Project Published by Harvard Business Review. Without self-awareness, leadership is blind. Click here to read the article   The post Self-Awareness Can Help Leaders More Than an MBA Can appeared first on Potential Project. Self-Awareness Can Help Leaders More Than an MBA Can

Dublin Street Wisdom

Rachel CrowtherUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom At the centre of Street Wisdom lies the idea that every moment is extraordinary and every street is full of inspiration – that there’s no such thing as an ordinary street, just ordinary thinking. The post Dublin Street Wisdom appeared first on Street Wisdom. Dublin Street Wisdom

International Serendipity Day

Philip CowellUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom Happy International Serendipity Day! Street Wisdom facilitator Philip Cowell suggests January 28th be considered the new worldwide anniversary of happy and unexpected discoveries. Answers are everywhere – you just need to slow down and tune in to notice them. And not just notice them – enjoy them, listen to them, wonder what they’re about. Though […] … Read More

The street’s an empty stage

Rachel CrowtherUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom Last Thursday, I spent three hours exploring the Northern Quarter in Manchester as part of a ‘Street Wisdom‘ event. I had heard about this event whilst booking a place at The Mindful Living Show and booked the morning off work, eager to explore what the streets had to offer me. I resisted my usual urge to read […] … Read More

New Year Discoveries in Borough Market

Nick HammondUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom Hosting the second, ‘New Year, New You’ Street Wisdom Walk in Borough Market on Friday 12th Jan, I was joined by a fabulous group of six, who brought along a really wonderful range of questions. Two antipodean friends, working in London on short-term visas, wanted to know if London was a place to stay for […] … Read More

Try a creative approach to decision making

Rachel CrowtherUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom Take a few minutes to answer the following questions and feel free to share your answers in the comments below. 1. When was the last time you did something creative? 2. What is creativity to you? 3. Where do you have your most creative ideas? As “grown-ups” we’re sadly not required to be all that […] … Read More

8 of the best books for empowerment

Business books, Empowerment, Leadership

Source: Walking the Talk Looking to change your thinking? Searching for the special something inside you?  Builds trust and allows decisions to be made by those closest to the action with our list of the best books for empowerment.  Here are 8 of Walking the Talk’s recommended empowerment reads.  8 of the best books for empowerment