Psychopaths: They Walk Among Us

By |2021-09-02T21:56:58+01:00September 2nd, 2021|

In June this year, American multinational business magazine Fortune ran a report citing its research that found that 12% of corporate leaders in the US are psychopaths. Now, a lot of us immediately jump to the Hannibal Lector or Ted Bundy school of psychopaths, but psychopathic behaviour is hugely complex. Common traits include having no empathy [...]

What does Mindsetup mean?

By |2021-03-02T14:55:08+00:00March 2nd, 2021|

Quite a few people have recently asked me about my story and what does Mindsetup mean. Firstly, because everything in leadership and business starts with mindset. Secondly, it dawned on me that I have never really shared the story. You might also connect the mindset part with the project management part so if you do, [...]

Why Is Everyone Talking About Resilience? Part 1

By |2021-01-21T18:08:21+00:00January 21st, 2021|

There is a lot of talk about the words and phrases of 2020 having been ‘pivot’, ‘adapt’, ‘unprecedented’ or ‘you’re on mute…’. For me the word which everyone is talking about is ‘resilience’. I feel this is something that will grow even more prominent this year. In this blog I’m going to explore what it [...]

How Women Can Seize Opportunity From Crisis

By |2020-12-08T11:35:47+00:00October 28th, 2020|

I recently had a wonderful chat with corporate anthropologist, Andi Simon. She is the founder of Simon Associates Management Consultants and author of new book, Rethink: Smashing the Myths of Women in Business. It was deep, enlightening and truly inspirational. We discussed how women can seize opportunity from crisis and what some of the current challenges [...]

Leadership qualities needed in a crisis

By |2020-04-22T12:02:25+01:00April 22nd, 2020|

In these worrying times, various leaders from all over the world are using widely varying techniques to combat this epidemic. From a professional standpoint, it is hugely insightful to witness. There are certain key leadership qualities which are needed in a crisis. Like us all, I have been watching open-mouthed the recent happenings and am experiencing a [...]

Out of despair can come hope: turning loss into growth

By |2019-12-03T08:42:26+00:00September 10th, 2019|

I specialise in productivity and making businesses more efficient but I have my points of procrastination too. Even now as I’m writing this because this isn’t an easy one to share. But it’s an important message – one of rebuilding confidence, resilience, empathy and hope. Mindsetup Ltd was borne out of a desire to [...]

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