Feb 26, 2019

Using self-awareness through recruitment and the onboarding process

According to the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), a bad hire can cost a company 50-60% of that individual’s …

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Feb 26, 2019

How to have better conversations

It’s not uncommon to feel like we’re not being listened to in the workplace. The sense can trigger feelings of …

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Nov 27, 2018

The Insights Discovery 8-Type Behaviours at Christmas

It’s that time of year again and the festivities have started! Some people were made for the holiday season, while …

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Oct 26, 2018

How to find time for what matters

“We don’t build the lives we want by saving time. We build the lives we want and then time saves …

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Sep 28, 2018

Open-ness alone can’t drive change; dare to disagree!

<blockquote”> In surveys of European and American executives fully 85% of them acknowledged that they had issues or concerns at …

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Sep 28, 2018

Infographic – 5 important conflict statistics

This infographic presents 5 striking and important Conflict statistics. Do you know how to deal with workforce conflict in a …

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Sep 28, 2018

Fear of conflict and the Discovery Behaviours

When there is a lack of trust within a team, individuals don’t feel comfortable sharing ideas and opinions due to …

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Aug 31, 2018

Recognising signs: Stress and the Insights Discovery colour energies

Work is overwhelmingly the most common cause of stress for British employees, with 59% experiencing it[1].  The demands of the …

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Jul 03, 2018

TED Talk: Shawn Achor – The happy secret to better work

We believe we should work hard in order to be happy, but could we be thinking about things backwards? In …

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Jul 03, 2018

Happiness: The Upside of Feeling Down and the Value of Opposites

As draining and painful as the experiencing of ‘negative’ emotions can be, they serve a huge purpose that shouldn’t go …

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Feb 20, 2018

TED Talk: Matt Cutts: Try something new for 30 days

A short talk but a lovely one. Matt Cutts, a Google engineer, explores his experience of giving new things a …

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Jan 19, 2018

TED Talk: Matthieu Ricard – The Habits of Happiness

Biochemist turned buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard explores the concept of happiness – how it’s definition differs, how we all have …

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Nov 01, 2017

Quickread: Steps to Appreciating your Opposite – The Difference a Profile Makes

In today’s complex and diverse organisations, it is rare that you will find two people who see the world in …

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Apr 24, 2017

The Constant Change – Using Discovery Through the Change Process

Change is a constant in today’s working world, yet 70% of change initiatives fail, (Beer and Nohiri (2000). Not only …

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Mar 15, 2017

TED Talk: Adam Grant – Are You a Giver or a Taker?

Adam Grant explores the idea of ‘takers’ (self-serving in their interactions) and ‘givers’ (seeking to be useful) within the modern …

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Mar 15, 2017

The Habits of Genuine People

Authentic individuals are positive people with truthful self-concepts who promote openness in their relationships.  We gravitate towards them because those …

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Feb 07, 2017

Generationally Speaking – Fact Sheet

Simon Sinek’s interview on Millenials (below) has become one of the largest viral phenomenons of our industry, and rightly so. …

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Nov 08, 2016

TED Talk: David Brooks – Should You Live For Your Resumé… Or Your Eulogy?

In this super short TED talk, New York Times columnist David Brooks questions our ability to balance the two ‘selves’ …

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