Learning not to push on through

By Gaynor Parkin.  Grit. Determination. Perseverance. Pushing on through.  Our Western culture celebrates the qualities of persistence and striving. We love stories of people triumphing over adversity of all kinds. Recently we were right there with Olympic athletes overcoming tremendous odds to win medals.  We are also quick to [...]

2021-10-15T17:43:36+13:00August 25th, 2021|

Redefining productivity in a flexible working world

Lockdown was a crash-course in flexible working for many of us. In a matter of days, thousands of New Zealanders were forced to pull together a slapdash attempt at a home office with limited resources (and sometimes questionable ergonomic support). We learned how to juggle team meetings, emails, and [...]

2020-06-12T11:26:52+12:00June 11th, 2020|

Collective grief in a time of change

During these uncertain times you may have noticed that your emotions are heightened - or that you don’t even know what you are feeling. This is completely normal and understandable as we adjust to changing circumstances and different daily lives. Many of us are grieving at the moment, and [...]

2020-03-30T11:25:13+13:00March 30th, 2020|