Archive for the ‘Resilience’ Category

During a black-belt test, in Japanese martial arts, the candidate will sit at one end of the mat, and three or more opponents will sit at the other end. At the moment indicated by the teacher, the opponents will attack.  To pass the test the candidate needs to find a way to be in charge. […]

Read MoreMay 15, 2020 8:00 am - Posted by Pete_Hamill

Resilience is a current trend in organisations, often connected to the themes of wellbeing and mental health. People are shipped through half-day modules on how they can be more resilient, and stressed and overworked leaders are told they must be role models for resilience – “as if we’re not busy enough,” they often seem to […]

Read MoreMarch 9, 2020 10:18 am - Posted by Pete_Hamill