The great Toilet Paper Threat of 2020

June 30th, 2020

Even before the COVID-19 disease was officially called a pandemic, many countries around the world experienced a “run” on toilet paper. DAVE WESTMAN looks at new research that helps explain why perceived threat led people to strip supermarket shelves of toilet paper.

What emotional wake are you creating?

June 18th, 2020

Have you ever sat in a meeting where someone yawns and the next thing you know everyone is yawning? While the effect is not as obvious, emotions are just as contagious. NeuroCapability CEO, LINDA RAY, looks at what emotion contagion is and its implications for the workplace.

Creating a Hothouse

June 5th, 2020

Realising the full potential of our people is not just a case of trying to “improve” that person’s skills, learning, and behaviour. It is also (even more so) about improving the environment around that person. In this blog, Senior Learning and Development Business Partner at Trade and Investment Queensland, WENDY PALMER likens our workplace to a hothouse that provides everything we need to nurture our “seeds”.

Consider a seed.

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Who will you choose to be post Covid-19?

May 11th, 2020

If COVID-19 has taught us anything, it is the importance of human connection. The slogan ‘in this together’ is now commonplace, but how do we ensure we come out of this together? Organisational Development Consultant and Coach MEG PRICE looks at how we emerge as better versions of ourselves- together.