Why psychological safety is critical for high performing teams

High Performance & Psychological Safety

What do high performing teams have in common? It’s a factor that is missing in toxic teams and critical for optimum performance. Here’s why risk taking, failure and psychological safety are crucial ingredients if you want to succeed as a team.

Reattaching. The Positive Psychology Tool That Could Transform Your Day

Reattaching. The Positive Psychology Tool That Could Transform Your Day

Research suggests that a new positive psychology tool could transform your day. Equally important as downtime, a new study found that creating space to reattach to work could be just as critical. Reattaching could improve your performance and your experience throughout the working day. We take a look at what reattachment is and how to…

How To Manage Your Cognitive Load

How To Manage Your Cognitive Load

What does a typical day look like for you? Are you caught in a cycle of perpetual multi tasking? Constantly in fire fighting mode? If you’re mentally and emotionally exhausted at the end of each day you could benefit from managing your cognitive load using a tool developed with astronauts. Optimise your performance and maintain mental…

The Digital Revolution & Wellbeing

The Digital Revolution & Wellbeing

We’re in a digital revolution. The World Economic Forum (WEF) asserts that with the advance of artificial intelligence one of the critical differentiators for organisations to succeed will be investment. In people. Not necessarily in tech. We take a look at the rise of the digital revolution and wellbeing.

How To Succeed Without Burning Out

How To Succeed Without Burning Out

When you feel like you’re running to stand still it’s easy to fall into the trap of doing more to clear the decks. Working longer hours is detrimental to your health and your performance. What if there was another way? One rooted in data? Here’s how to succeed without burning out.

I Stopped Using Facebook. Here's What Happened.

I Stopped Using Facebook. Here’s What Happened

I’ll admit it, I’m as nosy as the next person. Despite my claims to be on Facebook for ‘business’ part of my reason for joining it in the first place was a healthy dose of FOMO. Then came ‘Fake news” closely followed by the Cambridge Analytica scandal, then, data breaches and most damningly, genocide of…

How to Build Resilience at Work in 3 Science Backed Steps

How to Build Resilience at Work in 3 Science Backed Steps

Workplace stress is on the increase. In the UK 12.5 million days each year are lost to work related stress. Globally that figure is echoed with over a quarter of working adults describing their employment as their biggest source of stress. The World Health Organisation describes stress as ‘a global health epidemic’ So how do…

we spend more time online than we do sleeping. No wonder then, that we find it hard to focus. Rest easy, it’s possible to train your brain and remain in the zone. Here’s why your brain will thank you for monotasking.

Why your brain will thank you for Monotasking

Research suggests that we’re distracted in the workplace a staggering 47% of the day. We check our tech on average a whopping 270 times (or more). It has even been suggested that we spend more time online than we do sleeping. No wonder then, that we find it hard to focus. Rest easy, it’s possible…