In this post, I talk about risk, how to manage it and how to apply risk mitigation to the work you do and your career trajectory.
I’m writing a book! Eeek! In this post, I explain why and how you can keep in the loop!
What’s the point of effective communication when YOU don’t have a point? In this post I write about how effective communication needs to be productive too.
In this post, I write about the recent hubbub on untapped skills in the UK workforce and what opportunities this presents to us avid doers.
In this post, I share a link to a book review I've just written on HR Zone for 'Mind Flip' by Zena Everett. The book promises to be 'The new manual for career shifters and job seekers'. But did it live up to it's promise?...
In this post, I write about resilience at work, and how a simple language shift might help those understand what it takes to be more resilient.
Ever heard of the advice 'What could you do for free?' in order to discover your career's direction? I write about how you can take this a step or two further for more practical results.
In this post, I write about why we need a new word for 'weakness' in terms of skill development
Thanks for holding! It feels really good to be back after a couple of weeks of rejigging The Avid Doer. As you will notice, the site has had a bit of a makeover in terms of design and content. As mentioned in my post before the brief redesign, the focus of The Avid Doer will …
“If someone is finding change hard, it’s not a sign of weakness, but their brain registering discomfort with something it is not designed to like” so says Hilary Scarlett in her article for HR Zone “The impact of organisational change on the brain.” HR Zone is a good, trusty spot to read up on other …