Posts by Julia Morrison

Did you miss that too?

Do you thrive on silence? Then get the 05.55 Virgin East Coast train from Newcastle to London one weekday morning. It’s there. Silence. Broken only by the odd announcement, offers of tea and something they call coffee but I don’t think is, Oh and the sound of 21st Century working. That is, tap tap, whoosh,…

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Celebrate good times, come on!

Are you tasked with leading your team through fundamental culture shift to inform performance and productivity? Are you heading up long haul transformational change? Well, to succeed, be sure to acknowledge the power of gradual progress and take time to recognise small wins. Yes, pace is important and you need to get things moving, but…

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Who DO you think you’re talking to?

Would you talk to your best friend the way you talk to yourself? Come to that, would you even speak that way to someone you didn’t like? No? So why is it ok to use that tone when you talk to yourself? My friend and colleague Judith Leary Jones is doing some great research on…

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Endings or beginnings?

The worst endings can be the best beginnings. 3 years ago I left substantive employment and it felt like my life had ended. Yet now, I’m heading up my own successful leadership coaching company and making a positive difference. From feeling worthless, with nothing to offer, I’m now enjoying working with inspirational individuals, supporting them…

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