Day: 11 March 2021

Line managers under the microscope

New research into the role of line managers! Line managers matter; they hold the key to many challenges inside organisations. They are one of the key elements to effective internal communication and an important part of The Field Model™ approach. We understand the importance of line managers from our Remotely Interested research back in 2019. Now it’s time to understand …

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Psychological safety and trust are not the same thing

I have been listening to and reading The Fearless Organization by Amy Edmondson. It’s a book that was recommended to me by Dr Kevin Ruck, co-founder of the PR Academy, and one I have advocated since I started it. Grounded in research and insight, the book covers everything you need to know about the importance of psychological safety …

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Why competitive busyness is toxic for you and others around you

I talk a lot about productivity, setting boundaries and managing attention. In the last six months I have seen a huge increase in a sense of competitiveness over how ‘busy’ we all are. For those that have listened to the productivity episode on the podcast I co-host with Trudy Lewis and Advita Patel, you’ll know that I …

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