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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…Read More
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. …Read More
Amanda Gore Virtually! Engaging. Funny. Energetic. Interactive – it’s possible!
Along with many others, Amanda’s world as a speaker was transformed overnight with COVID. Her journey of pivoting and re evaluating everything she was doing has deepened her level of empathy and experience and has given her many new stories and concepts that are so relevant for adapting to ongoing change, new ways of working,…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
5 lessons from the 2020 – the ‘WTF year from hell!’ – How to thrive during uncertain times.
There are only a few people, or businesses, who have found themselves thriving under the current circumstances! I wondered if it would be useful to share some of the lessons I have learned from my experience of COVID mania! Read on if you think you would like to hear more – otherwise turn on a…Read More
The 3 ‘F”s – the secrets of how to be happy! – Holiday Message 2020
COVID Christmas/ Holiday Cheer – it’s an oxymoron!! But keep reading and it will make sense! Well, as everyone has agreed……bring on 2021! The restrictions on what we can do in the holidays have seriously curtailed what matters most to humans – their connection to other humans. However, we are still always in control of…Read More
Amanda Gore is a stand-out and creates energy and engagement both live and virtually.
One of the most essential ingredients for a great conference is the keynote speaker. Working with a seasoned audience who have experienced hundreds of motivational speakers, I avoid speakers that deliver the same-old-same-old messages in a way that provokes weariness. I first selected Amanda in 2008 as an afternoon speaker for an international trade association’s…Read More
6 Habits of Highly Resilient People
TAKING THE STRESS OUT OF EVERY DAY! Every morning they wake up and say today I choose joy – consciously – and then; They observe their thinking all day and stop thoughts that create stress. They work at being present in every moment and not worry about or dwell on what is coming next or…Read More