Tag: Culture

Love and Creative Heartache

This week I was working with a designer at a large sportswear brand. In the middle of a Leadership Coaching programme, he asked me a very important question. โ€œIf I keep pouring love and passion into my work, it hurts when my ideas are rejected, should I put […]

Walking your talk

This is important to us, this is what we care about, this is what we believe, this is what we like to do, this is the kind of people we are, this is our culture. I arrived expecting a formal conversation, sat around a table with a glass […]

Why you must fail first

The student I was working with grew up in China and went to a school that inhibited confidence, diluted self expression and left her feeling shy and afraid of making a mistake. A culture that believed being wrong was worse than not attempting at all. She was stood […]