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As Organisational Development Specialists, we understand the practical and commercial challenges facing your business. As Psychologists, we keep informed of the latest empirical research. And that means we’re ideally placed to share insights into achieving outstanding business outcomes.

  1. 3 May. 2018

    Narrative: a story for change

    A Counsultant’s journey into the use of narrative techniques: I had an experience many years ago that was life-changing – in the moment and to this day. At the time I was an organisational psychologist loving the work that I was doing. My clients were diverse and I had worked with many for years supporting…

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  2. 30 Apr. 2018

    The power of stories: new ways to address cultural change

    An article about the power of narratives and stories should start with a story. So please meet Sarah*. Sarah recently started a new job with a new employer. She enjoyed the work and was performing well, but went home each day and cried, unbeknownst to her co-workers. Although everyone had been very supportive helping Sarah…

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  3. PeopleScape: Why Leaders Need to Get Real

    22 Feb. 2018

    Why Leaders Need to Get Real

    Our relationship with authenticity can be complicated. For some, the idea of being transparent and open in dealing with others is terrifying. Others insist on wearing their pulsing heart on their sleeve, exposed for all to see. Most of us vacillate between some degree of openness and pulling down the shutters, depending on our situation…

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  4. PeopleScape

    22 Nov. 2017

    Redefining workplace success through Wellbeing

    The importance of creating a workplace culture that incorporates health and wellbeing is a high priority in many forward thinking companies. If your employees are working 24/7 they can’t be any good; because nobody can be good at what they do if they are working 24/7. If an employee is at their desk at 7am…

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  5. Making Effective Career Choices

    14 Nov. 2017

    Tuesday Tip: Making effective career choices

    Today’s tip is about making effective career choices. Often people move from one organisation to another without consideration for their interests and needs. Many don’t know where to start, they may not know enough about themselves to identify what really drives them to succeed or who to talk to for a true understanding of themselves. Have…

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  6. Situational Leadership

    8 Nov. 2017

    The never-ending learning for every situation

      Discussions about the effectiveness of a leader often refer to the romantic notions that are central to leadership theories. A good leader is described as inspirational, influential, always gets the job done, has willing followers, and basically drives their team effectively under any circumstance. Leadership workshops, books and seminars often present inspiring steps to…

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