David Ogilvie

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Stress - Elephant In The Boardroom

Stress: the elephant in the boardroom

Do your boardroom discussions typically focus on targets, shareholder value, margins, five-year plans, quarterly results, headcount and competition and marketing plans? And ignore the elephant in the boardroom – stress?

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8 Ways To Deal With Redundancy Resiliently

Redundancy can be a very stressful situation for all concerned and no matter how professional you think you are, it’s emotionally, physically, mentally and socially draining. Here’s 8 things you can do today if you are facing redundancy.

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Mental health

It’s official: Burnout is real

The message that we can work harder and be better at everything can leave us feeling like work controls us rather than we control work. And that’s not good for your resilience.

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how to choose a coach

Find a life coach you’ll love

Find a life coach that works for you, and it can be life-changing. Get it wrong, and it can be costly. So here’s your guide to ensuring you choose the right life coach for you and your needs from the start.

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Long Spoons, culture and change

The allegory of the long spoons is a parable that shows the difference between heaven and hell. Read how it might just apply to the modern workplace for many of us.

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Underlying philosophies of management

Your management philosophy is the reason behind your management style and taking time to work out your philosophy helps you and the people around you understand where you are coming from. Knowing where you are coming from, evening in tough times is a big enabler of resilience

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