Tag Archives: Listening

Everybody’s talkin’ at me…

I sat through nearly two days of interviews this week. And, as so often, was amazed by how much people like to talk – and what they shared!  Surely the most valuable thing to learn in life (and certainly in … Continue reading

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A problem shared

  Lots to learn and lots to figure out in my new job – I’m dreaming complex organisational structures most nights; and in truth, I’d rather not be. But the most important lesson of all is… even if not halved; … Continue reading

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A walk in the park…

     As I head towards my final week in my current job, there’ve been a lot of walks in the park.  One thing I’ve learned is the trickier things in working life: advancement, retirement, redundancy and people’s problems, rarely … Continue reading

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Corporate Punishment iv) Too much to say

It is a truism that no-one is more interested in what we have to say than ourselves. On the contrary, it is a common misapprehension that the more you say the more influential you are being. It ain’t necessarily so. … Continue reading

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