Why “Inner” Resilience Is Key To Thriving In A Crisis

We are all familiar with the term resilience. But it’s much misunderstood. At best it is used as a strategy for gritting our teeth and waiting it out when times are tough. At worst, it is weaponised against those struggling to cope with very real and significant uncertainty, shock, loss of a job, income and businesses; something many are experiencing in this pandemic.  A study by the National Academy of Sciences in America in July 2020 on the impact of covid on the expectations and outcomes of business owners revealed: high levels of emotional and mental fragility  wide ranging negative expectations and expectations of the worst happening   many business owners were waiting for, or relying on, external help from the government to solve their problems. But no-one is talking about the devastating mental and emotional effects rippling through our lives and workplaces. 

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The Barriers Women Face In Leadership and Business

The Barriers Women Face In Leadership and Business “One of the criticisms I’ve faced over the years is that I’m not aggressive enough or assertive enough or maybe somehow, because…

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Get Armed With The Facts: Mental Health

Normal people can suffer from mental ill health too May is now officially the month of mental health. This in itself is a testament to the times we live in.…

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