THRIVE TV 050 – Beyond Burnout with Suzi McAlpine

IN THIS EPISODE YOU’LL DISCOVER: What exactly is burnout and what are the three red flags that tell us that someone may be suffering from burnout?  What are the causes of burnout (some may surprise you)  What are the four strategies that can be applied at an organisational, leadership and individual level to spot burnout, stop it and stamp it … Read More

On Handing Failure

This wasn’t the post I wanted to share. If you read my article earlier this month, you’ll know that I have been working towards my Accredited Speaker designation (the highest accreditation within Toastmasters International.) I delivered my live presentation to a panel of secret judges and over the weekend I got the tough news that I did not pass this … Read More

On Failure (why you’re amazing, worthy & capable right now)

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I’ve been thinking about failure and success lately. Failure can feel so uncomfortable and disheartening. Yet, we constantly hear from incredibly successful people that failure is an important step on the road to success. Failure usually feels scary and intimidating. It can cause even the greatest of leaders to second-guess themselves. It can create doubt. It can leave you feeling … Read More

5 Keys to Increasing Optimism

5 Keys to Increasing Optimism

Did you know that optimism is a skill that can be learned? This is a great thing, seeing as being more optimistic helps you: Live longer Be more successful Have a better love life Take fewer sick days Bounce back faster and stronger[i] It’s especially important when you’re a leader as the way you show up affects everyone else around … Read More

7 steps to Overcoming Overwhelm

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It’s common to feel overwhelmed at times. Here are seven steps to help you find a way out. 1. Identify what’s important and what’s not. Understand the ‘urgent-important’ matrix and pay attention when you’re distracted by un-important things that seem urgent, which can seriously rob you of your time. President Eisenhower once said “I have two kinds of problems, the … Read More

Why NOT to make New Year’s Resolutions and What to do Instead

Why NOT to make New Years Resolutions and What to do Instead - Lauren Parsons

Typically New Year’s Resolutions are vague goals along the lines of “I’m going to eat better, exercise more, be more patient, get better at xyz, do more of this, less of that…” The challenge with these types of resolutions is that they’re non-specific, not necessarily linked to a bigger reason and they lack any sort of plan of action. Here … Read More

Resources to Help You Thrive in the New Normal, Post-Lockdown

Discover the fundamental shift in the ‘happiness equation’ that is required to create true happiness.

Shawn Achor author of The Happiness Advantage outlines how increasing happiness can change individuals, communities and the world.

Watch this outstanding and entertaining message in which he shares 5 practical ways to train your brain for happiness!

Dealing With Stress and Anxiety in Uncertain Times

Lauren Parsons - Dealing with Stress and Anxiety

Discover the fundamental shift in the ‘happiness equation’ that is required to create true happiness.

Shawn Achor author of The Happiness Advantage outlines how increasing happiness can change individuals, communities and the world.

Watch this outstanding and entertaining message in which he shares 5 practical ways to train your brain for happiness!

THRIVE TV 011 – Karen Tui Boyes – Parenting For Independence

IN THIS EPISODE YOU’LL DISCOVER: The keys to grow independent children How to foster that independence as they grow Plus powerful tips to help support your children as they prepare for and study for exams. Want to get notified of the next episode? Prefer to check out the podcast version of the show? ABOUT KAREN: Karen-Tui Boyes is a champion … Read More