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Feeling Our Way Through An Uncertain World

Brexit consumed our thoughts, then COVID-19 came along and raised the fear and uncertainty stakes. Last month I wrote the article “Leaning Into Uncertainty” and thought that was enough to get us thinking about what vulnerability meant. Then Vladimir Putin decided that Russia wasn’t big enough and has since, through his actions, raised the uncertainty…

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Leaning into Uncertainty And Vulnerability

I hesitated about adding the word vulnerability to this article because I had a concern it may turn potential readers away. My reasoning being, ironically, there are many of us who are afraid to be vulnerable, therefore, afraid to be afraid. I think many of us have realised as we continue to experience one pandemic,…

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Snowflake Or Sensible?

We all know the term snowflake. It’s derogatory. Originally used to describe the Millennial Generation but also widely applied to Gen Z too.  Collins English Dictionary had it as their word of the year for 2016 and defined a snowflake as “ someone viewed as being less resilient and more prone to taking offence than…

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Where’s your leadership team F…F…F…?

No…I have not developed a stutter No…I am not swearing  Any stressful situation can produce a reaction in our amygdala which we know as… Fight Flight Freeze   So where is your leadership team? If we have a healthy relationship with stress (yes we can have one of those) we are likely to have active…

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