Acts of Kindness and Generosity, Transformations, Pivots and the Domino Effect, By Carmel O’ Reilly

Acts of kindness and generosity in times of crisis are transformational, not just for you as the agent, but also for everyone around you. Because they can cause the domino effect, that can lead to in the moment pivots, that make a real and meaningful difference to people’s WorkLives and well-being, while bringing individuals andContinue reading “Acts of Kindness and Generosity, Transformations, Pivots and the Domino Effect, By Carmel O’ Reilly”

What’s Standing in the Way of Your Happy Ever After, By Carmel O’ Reilly

Sam’s driver’s licence expired, so did her longtime relationship, and now her job had too. It dawned on her that everything has an expiration date, as she closed the door for the last time to the apartment she had shared with her boyfriend Karl. The lease had also expired. It was time for Sam toContinue reading “What’s Standing in the Way of Your Happy Ever After, By Carmel O’ Reilly”

This Is The Way It’s Always Been Done … By Carmel O’ Reilly

This Is The Way It’s Always Been Done … are people’s stories of when they wanted to do things differently, not necessarily because they thought there was anything wrong with the way things had always been done, but because they wanted to try new and different ways of doing things, because they believed there areContinue reading “This Is The Way It’s Always Been Done … By Carmel O’ Reilly”

SCHOOL OF WORKLIFE AFFILIATE PROGRAMME

My books represent my work as a WorkLife Practitioner. Since 2003 I’ve helped people manage, develop and transition their WorkLives in good times and times of change and uncertainty. I’ve achieved this by creating programmes that enable people to self-manage their own individual learning needs, through self-coaching, self-directing and self-leadership. As a WorkLife Practitioner andContinue reading “SCHOOL OF WORKLIFE AFFILIATE PROGRAMME”

Knowing When to Say No More I’ve Had Enough and Calling It Quits by Carmel O’ Reilly

Knowing when to say no more, I’ve had enough and calling it quits can be one of the hardest things you’ll do in your WorkLife. As a volunteer, an employee, or a business owner. You put so much time, energy and maybe even money into doing something, that you want to do everything to makeContinue reading “Knowing When to Say No More I’ve Had Enough and Calling It Quits by Carmel O’ Reilly”

When You Know You Have to Fire Your Client, Your Collaborator or Your Colleague from Your WorkLife to Save Your Sanity, By Carmel O’ Reilly

A client, collaborator or colleague that drains you with too many demands, derails your morale, and demands too much attention, needs to be fired from your WorkLife. Because for all the time you waste salvaging deteriorating relationships, you could instead be opening yourself up to doing great work with great people, and living a happyContinue reading “When You Know You Have to Fire Your Client, Your Collaborator or Your Colleague from Your WorkLife to Save Your Sanity, By Carmel O’ Reilly”

Start With Where You Are With What You’ve Got and With Who You Are, By Carmel O’ Reilly

Maria was in her early 50s when she began her return journey to the world of acting. Over thirty years earlier, on finishing school, she had gone straight onto drama school, gaining a BA (Hons) in Drama & Theatre Arts. Soon after she married and started a family. She chose to be a stay-at-home mum,Continue reading “Start With Where You Are With What You’ve Got and With Who You Are, By Carmel O’ Reilly”

The Importance of Taking a Stand for Something You Believe In and How This Helps to Develop Your Personal Brand True to Your Identity, Values and Beliefs, By Carmel O’ Reilly

Taking a stand for something you believe in, speaking out about something, doesn’t mean you have to be a social commentator on everything. But from time to time it’s important to say, here’s what I believe about this thing, and when you do this, what you gain in trust will be far greater than whatContinue reading “The Importance of Taking a Stand for Something You Believe In and How This Helps to Develop Your Personal Brand True to Your Identity, Values and Beliefs, By Carmel O’ Reilly”

Speaking Listening Understanding, The Impact of Ism’s, By Carmel O’ Reilly

Along with many people throughout the world I’m shocked, sickened and saddened by inequality, discrimination, and so many kinds of ism’s: racism, homophobism, sexism, ageism, bodyism, machoism, egoism, even feminism, because I believe in equality for everyone, women and men, and I don’t like anything that discriminates against any person or any group of people.Continue reading “Speaking Listening Understanding, The Impact of Ism’s, By Carmel O’ Reilly”

Change vs Constant, Constant vs Change, The Argument in Favour of Both Part 2 By Carmel O’ Reilly

Change vs Constant, Constant vs Change, The Argument in Favour of Constant:  Jeff Bezos said: “I very frequently get the question: What’s going to change in the next 10 years? And that is a very interesting question; it’s a very common one. I almost never get the question: What’s not going to change in theContinue reading “Change vs Constant, Constant vs Change, The Argument in Favour of Both Part 2 By Carmel O’ Reilly”