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Part I: Introduction to Psychological Safety in Teams

Psychological safety gives senior leaders new, actionable insights into staff productivity that significantly improve their organisation’s financial performance. 

Nov 3, 2020

Topics: Psychology- Culture & Organisational Development

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Part II: Measuring Psychological Safety in Teams

Psychological safety gives senior leaders new, actionable insights into staff productivity that significantly improve their organisation’s financial performance. 

Nov 3, 2020

Topics: Psychology- Culture & Organisational Development

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Are you Aware of Your Frustration Level and its Impact?

On a scale of 1-10, how frustrated are you feeling today? Frustration is often an emotion that goes undetected. Sure, we can experience the full-blown, traffic-jam frustration that gets you gripping the steering wheel with-white knuckle intensity (I learnt to drive in Italy – need I say more)!

Oct 13, 2020

Topics: Coaching & Mentoring

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How to Talk about DISC on Social Media

As a coach, consultant, end-user, or partner, you might want to talk about DISC on social media. However, if you’ve studied DISC, you know that it takes time to learn and properly debrief others. So how exactly do you effectively share its value online? 

Mar 5, 2020

Topics: Profiling & Assessment Tools- DISC Profile

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DISC Styles: Horror Film Characters

Ever wonder how Freddy Krueger would get along with Michael Myers at a party? Or if Jason Voorhees would be suited to ever take up yoga? Get to know your favourite frighteners’ behaviour a little better by recognising their DISC styles.

Feb 14, 2020

Topics: DISC Profile

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7 Traits of Highly Emotionally Intelligent People

Emotional intelligence (or EQ) is a hot button topic these days, especially in the workplace. It is widely believed, and rightly so, that individuals with high emotional intelligence tend to better manage the rigours and stresses found regularly in the workplace. Some people even argue that having a high EQ is more important than having a high IQ.

Oct 11, 2019

Topics: Emotional Intelligence

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The Matrix Behind Behavioural Assessments

Before I was hired to be the Director of Instructional Design for TTI Success Insights, the company had me take a series of assessments. Some of the questions seemed pretty standard. Others, had me questioning what I was getting myself into. 

Aug 30, 2019

Topics: Profiling & Assessment Tools- DISC Profile

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The 8 Most Common Leadership Styles

Every leader has a distinct style of leadership that helps to differentiate that person from other leaders. In a recent article on HubSpot by Braden Becker, he discusses 8 unique leadership styles, what they are, how they differ and their relative effectiveness. Leaders would be keen to figure out where you fall on this list, and is it where you truly want to be? 

Jul 1, 2019

Topics: Leadership

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