My story on the double page of the Czech industry magazine Moderní řízení (Modern Management)! Once upon a time, as a chorister at the Queen's Free Chapel of St. George in Windsor, I appeared in a television document. A few years ago, as an HR Director, I was interviewed by a business daily on the … Continue reading On the cover of a magazine…
Positive or Precise feedback?
What's the difference? That feeling when you get precise (positive) feedback! I started my new career in mid-2019 and I’m glad to say I’ve been picking up clients in a steady stream since then. Many of my first clients are coming to a natural point in their journeys where it’s time to take stock and … Continue reading Positive or Precise feedback?
Music for your Contemplations 5
Get into the here and now. A beautiful song by Joni Mitchell: Both Sides Now. About remembering, forgetting, illusions, internal barriers, getting old and wisdom. https://youtu.be/aCnf46boC3I All rights reserved to WMG, Sony & Joni Mitchell. Rows and flows of angel hairAnd ice cream castles in the airAnd feather canyons everywhereI've looked at clouds that wayBut … Continue reading Music for your Contemplations 5
HM The Queen is really a coach!
She can help you with your New Year resolutions ! And more than you might expect! The end of the year is the traditional time to review the previous 12 months and, if you’re a stateswoman, to give a public message going forward to the new year. I rarely miss the Queen’s Christmas broadcast, even … Continue reading HM The Queen is really a coach!
This year I’m not going to wish you a merry Christmas. 😜 This year I want to wish you a super dooper, beautiful, peaceful and perfect Christmas and a new year full of happiness, satisfaction and dreams come true! That’s why I’ve created an untraditional Christmas and New Year’s greeting card for you - click … Continue reading PF2020
Music for your Contemplations 4
Get into the here and now. A masterful work from a Czech Master: Bohuslav Martinů, Concerto for Cello no. 1, 2nd movement. https://youtu.be/ushuIOp5w4Y Be your Best You
Beware of your brain!
Not all may be as it seems... Facebook reminded me of a memory from October 2017. My son’s first month at nursery school. Translation of the memory: “So the first 6 weeks of my son in the village nursery school. first 2 days: shortened, adaption days (only up until lunch) The next 3 days in … Continue reading Beware of your brain!
How to get out of a rut
A.K.A. “small steps lead to greatness”. N.B the motivation behind this post is NOT to show-off a great testimonial from a satisfied client! The point I would like to make is contained in the following sentence: “After a few sessions with Roderick the client will realise that the situation isn’t as complex as it looked … Continue reading How to get out of a rut
“The apparel doth oft proclaim the man”
as the great bard wrote in Hamlet. Today we are more likely to say "Clothes make the man". Something that George Michael doesn't always agree with. Just a tired idiom? Or is there some truth in it? Coming from England I have my own opinion of Czech fashion sense which I don't need to elaborate … Continue reading “The apparel doth oft proclaim the man”
A new alliance
It’s my great pleasure to announce that I will be working with Assessment Systems in the coming months. Assessment Systems offers a wide range of Human Capital Development and management solutions across the European continent. Don’t hesitate to contact them to see how they can help you. I’m looking forward to helping Assessment Systems clients … Continue reading A new alliance