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Looking forward to Autumn

Looking forward to Autumn

My sense is that this Autumn will see us all settle into new and fresh routines, both at home and at work. The UK vaccination programme has eased some of the pressure, although I accept that not everyone has achieved their ideal holiday in the sunshine. That said,...

Has the talent pipeline dried up or been diverted?

Has the talent pipeline dried up or been diverted?

Changes in the working world are inevitable and we all recognise that work will never be quite the same following this recent global pandemic, but what are the key decisions facing corporate employers as restrictions ease? There have been some pandemic success stories...

Empowering your people as their coach

Empowering your people as their coach

Earlier this year I wrote about what we at New Horizons Careers have been calling the "New Leadership" way – a reflection on business agility and resilience, as well as demonstrating a concern for others. Business survival is key to recovery and for those of us in the...

Reflecting on the successes of change

Reflecting on the successes of change

I am a great reflector, and this year has certainly provided me with much to consider, although this weekend was particularly significant. There were decisions to be made about which restaurant to book for a meal out, inside, and what to do about face-to-face client...

Business agility and transferability

Business agility and transferability

Organisations and businesses have been under constant pressure to withstand the antics of a global pandemic and frequent business lockdowns. The hospitality, travel and (High Street) retail sectors (not to mention the arts) are all experiencing the pain of...

When “back to work” could mean staying home

When “back to work” could mean staying home

With Spring officially now with us, significant progress with Covid-19 vaccinations in the UK and now a clearer idea 1 of when we can share our outside spaces with others, it seems that businesses are (once again) able to make plans. We are not suggesting that...

Leadership – resilience or kindness?

Leadership – resilience or kindness?

Reflecting on the successes of last year may not have been top of the agenda, as so many organisations and individuals were preparing for better news ahead. Just one month into this new year and there are already signs of progress for celebration. Many clients we have...

Looking forward to positive changes ahead

Looking forward to positive changes ahead

This time last year how could any of us have known the devastation that a pandemic would bring and the dilemmas we would face in deciding upon a holiday destination, let alone the direction our businesses should take. Fortunately, we face 2021 in the knowledge that a...