From Burnout to Joy

Last week I spoke to a beautiful CNO (Chief Nursing Officer) from the USA who is a wonderful leader and wanted to recognise her astonishing team of hard working leaders and nurses. What a time they have been through and we discussed how burnout seems to be a consistent state these days! So I put together…

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Recreating Work – Post Covid

Well we are finally, almost, kind of back to work! Everything is different and a surprisingly large number of people are expressing concerns about coming back to the office – largely because it means interacting with people again – colleagues or customers. This is a BIG issue! And fear is at the root of it. …

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The Time Warp

Is anyone else feeling like me?  I seem to have lost all sense of time these days. Albeit I have been at home more than I have in 40 years – like ALL the time! And I seem to have a huge amount to do but don’t seem to be achieving much. I feel like…

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Re-wire Your Brain For Joy – Literally…

Online + In Your Own Time! What we tell ourselves, the stories we repeat inside our heads about ourselves and others create our perceptions, expectations and therefore reality! So if we can change our mindset by changing our beliefs; and change our beliefs by changing our thoughts – you begin to see how critical it…

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Thanksgiving 2021 – A Surprising Lesson

As I am committed to being authentic I am sharing that I struggled today at the thought of writing this post! Things are a mess in Australia and we are under extreme totalitarian like conditions. I wondered how I could write a newsletter on gratitude! So many of my friends are deeply distressed by the…

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AM I OK on R U OK Day!

It is a wonderful sentiment to be asking others if they are OK – and helping supporting them if we can. At the same time how many of us are asking ‘Am I OK?’! Much like the instructions given when oxygen masks fall in a plane – ‘put your own mask on first if you…

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How to wake up on the right side of the bed

Living with uncertainty and constant change, when everything we felt comfortable with is seemingly taken away, waking up full of enthusiasm and energy every day can be a challenge! Inspiring others as a leader, encouraging colleagues or performing at your best at work and home seems impossible if you are struggling to get out of…

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Amanda Gore – Educator of the Year 2021

I was honoured by the Professional Speakers Association this past weekend – and I am deeply grateful. I was awarded the Educator of the Year Award! I think I was born an educator! No wonder they called me motor mouth at school. LOL. Even as a physio, I used to teach my patients how to…

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