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I work with teams and leaders, shifting mindsets and creating high-performance environments. I know what it takes to make people and businesses thrive. I provide transformation, not just information – with proven approaches that have worked in 1000s of global teams.


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In Covid in Australia we are all Kantians: How philosophy can help us through tough times
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In Covid in Australia we are all Kantians: How philosophy can help us through tough times

If we were students of philosophy we would turn to the great thinkers of our past like Immanuel Kant to help us through tough times. We would find solace in the conclusion that in Covid in Australia, we are all...
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Hybrid Workplaces and Gender Equality
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Hybrid Workplaces and Gender Equality

Many organisations are achieving gender equality in their working practices by adopting more flexible work practices as part of their Hybrid Workplace strategy. They are doing this to align to the expectations of their employees for flexibility and especially for...
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What? You’re a Climate Change Sceptic????
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What? You’re a Climate Change Sceptic????

I had an argument with someone I care about the other day...It was an argument about the facts...the facts about climate change...or was it? I said, "What? You're a climate change sceptic???? The argument did not end well, and I...
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What Psychological Safety Looks Like in a Hybrid Workplace
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What Psychological Safety Looks Like in a Hybrid Workplace

I love the work of Amy Edmonson. Her seminal research on psychological safety provided the framework for Google's Project Aristotle, a now infamous case study on what makes teams effective. Google made psychological safety cool but Amy's work had begun...
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We don’t want to go back to the office
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We don’t want to go back to the office

I wanna do it my way Results from the latest workplace survey by PWC suggest that the majority of workers do not want to return to the office full-time. Ninety percent of Australians want to keep working from home, in...
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Build your Best Team
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Build your Best Team

Welcome to the Gears, Action, Growth podcast with Christy Mori and Dr Josephine Palermo. We recently had a great discussion about how to build your best team. We spoke about what business owners, team leaders, and employees can do to ensure...
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Are we still in a pandemic? How to effectively lead a team in 2021
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Are we still in a pandemic? How to effectively lead a team in 2021

We have successfully endured 2020. We utilised all our coping strategies and positivity to get through the stress, anxiety and uncertainty that the pandemic generated for so many of us. Now we have great expectations for 2021 in the context of a continuing pandemic and the lagging impacts to come. We are tired, fatigued and weary. What do we do to invigorate ourselves and our teams?
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Men want flexibility too
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Men want flexibility too

The Australian Financial Review this week had a fascinating article about flexible work and the preferences of men and fathers. We often think that flexible work is the purview of women who are mothers. However AFRs survey of 25 of...
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What’s the office for when we can work from home?
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What’s the office for when we can work from home?

Recently, we have been asking how do we make work more flexible. Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated shifts to working from home and remote work settings. So, we are starting to rethink where work can be done. We're also questioning, what...
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Create a good company culture to attract the right customers to you
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Create a good company culture to attract the right customers to you

Are you working on your company culture? If you’re not you are missing opportunities to attract the right employees and customers. Building the right culture for your business increases employee engagement and attracts customers. But what does the ‘right’ culture...
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