How to build a connection with your team

How to build a connection with your team

Do you struggle to make a connection with your team? If so, you’re not alone. In fact, in her research, Lou Solomon, CEO of Interact and author of “Say Something Real” has found that 91% of employees say communication issues can prevent executives from making a...
5 signs you need a leadership communication coach

5 signs you need a leadership communication coach

When I tell people I’m a leadership communication coach, I often get asked why a leader would engage a communications coach – surely, they know how to communicate? Yes, you do – but just like a sports coach or a business coach my role is my job is to make...
Cultivating a reputation of trust, in an age of distrust

Cultivating a reputation of trust, in an age of distrust

According to Edelman’s 2018 Global Trust Barometer Report, at just 45%, the level of trust in Australian business is the lowest it’s been since 2012.But what is trust; why is it so important to business and whose responsibility is it to cultivate?The importance of...
5 steps to active listening

5 steps to active listening

Active Listening is a communication technique that has been designed to help deepen the understanding between speaker and listener. In doing so, we are able to:Build stronger relationshipsImprove our ability to influence, persuade and negotiateAvoid misunderstandings...
How to maximise your impact as a leader

How to maximise your impact as a leader

Think of the leaders who have made some of the greatest contributions to society: Martin Luther King, Winston Churchill, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Richard Branson, Oprah Winfrey…They all know that to be an effective leader, you need to be an effective...