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Living with Imposter Syndrome

Monday 11th May 2020
Holly Fenton

Have you ever had that creeping feeling that you are not good enough? That somehow you have got to where you are based on luck or by fooling the people around you? If you have, you have experienced Imposter Syndrome, which is described as the...

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Coaching Employees During COVID-19

Wednesday 6th May 2020
Holly Fenton

Coaching is an important skill that all good managers should have in their tool-kit. In coaching you bring a structure and powerful questions to help the coachee think through situations, see different perspectives and understand themselves better....

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Techniques to Manage Stress and Anxiety

Thursday 30th April 2020
Holly Fenton

COVID-19 is impacting us all in one way or another. Whether you have financial concerns, job security uncertainty, health problems, family worries or a general fear over the future, these are normal experiences at this time. Stress and anxiety are...

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Leading through the COVID-19 Crisis

Wednesday 18th March 2020
Holly Fenton

A new normal is quickly evolving. Live sports postponed, music festivals stopped, events and conferences cancelled, cinemas, spas, bars and play areas closed and home working enforced across many companies. These are unprecedented times, through...

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What's new in 2020?

Thursday 30th January 2020
Holly Fenton

Last week I wrote about some personal commitments for 2020 and the power of identity shifts. In line with change and new commitments this week I wanted to let you know about some shifts and new initiatives for the business this year. I love what I...

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2020: A New Decade, a New You?

Tuesday 21st January 2020
Holly Fenton

At the start of any new year, we are usually encouraged to make new year’s resolutions and start the year with a determined focus to be a better version of ourselves in the new year. (See some of my old blog posts for how to do just that!) However,...

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Making Work-Life Balance Work

Wednesday 16th October 2019
Holly Fenton

I had an interesting chat this morning with the team at Dubai Eye Business Breakfast on work-life balance. Most knowledge workers go to an office for a set number of hours, much as we have done for the past 50 years. The difference now is we are...

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Does your organisation encourage or impede conflict?

Tuesday 1st October 2019
Holly Fenton

Conflict is a normal and inevitable part of our time at work, and the higher we rise in the organisation the more prevalent and impactful conflict becomes. Conflict can arise from personality clashes, different working styles and priorities, role...

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What biases do you have?

Wednesday 28th August 2019
Holly Fenton

This is always a question that makes people uncomfortable. The instinctive response of most is, I don’t have any biases. And that may be your initial thought too. But we all have biases.

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