Most Significant WorkLife Transition: From Supreme Judge to Nomadic Social Media Marketer By Carmel O’ Reilly

Most Significant WorkLife Transition is part of a series of stories of people who made changes to their WorkLife to live it with a sense of passion and pride. Stories of people who actively shaped their WorkLife so that the choices they make will bring about the satisfaction they seek. Stories of how people discoveredContinue reading “Most Significant WorkLife Transition: From Supreme Judge to Nomadic Social Media Marketer By Carmel O’ Reilly”

Creating a WorkLife You Love That Fulfils Your Wants and Needs By Carmel O’ Reilly

What do Westminster, A Village Hall and Knitting Classes have in common? What do Westminster, A Village Hall and Knitting Classes have in common? Is part of a series of stories about how people created a WorkLife that fulfilled their wants and needs at their different WorkLife stages. Stories about how people got creative and inventive inContinue reading “Creating a WorkLife You Love That Fulfils Your Wants and Needs By Carmel O’ Reilly”

My Plan B: Making My Book Available For Free By Carmel O’ Reilly

Your WorkLife Your Way Free 9 Week Programme. Managing and Navigating Your WorkLife in Times of Change and Uncertainty. My Plan B: Making My Book Available For Free is part of a series of people’s Plan B stories. Stories of what people did when life threw them a curveball, when they had to regroup andContinue reading “My Plan B: Making My Book Available For Free By Carmel O’ Reilly”

How To Find Your Unique Story and Make It Into a Powerful Presentation by Carmel O’Reilly

Sage Wisdom “Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas out into the world today.” Robert McKee How To Find Your Unique Story and Make It Into a Powerful Presentation … is part of a series of tips, techniques and stories to help you make an impact in all your communication needs, whether it’sContinue reading “How To Find Your Unique Story and Make It Into a Powerful Presentation by Carmel O’Reilly”

Top Ten Tips to Tell a Story that Makes an Impact by Carmel O’ Reilly

All great communicators are great storytellers. They use their own stories to communicate with power and impact.  Top Ten Tips to Tell a Story that Makes an Impact … is part of a series of tips, techniques and stories to help you make an impact in all your communication needs, whether it’s conversations, educating, teaching,Continue reading “Top Ten Tips to Tell a Story that Makes an Impact by Carmel O’ Reilly”

Red Velvet: A Story Both Triumphant and Tragic By Carmel O’ Reilly

Red Velvet tells the true story of African-American actor Ira Aldridge (1807-67). The playwright (and actor) Lolita Chakrabarti brings this fascinating story to vivid life and her husband Adrian Lester plays the part of Aldridge. Red Velvet: A Story Both Triumphant and Tragic is part of A Story Worth Telling series. Origin stories that matter. Stories,Continue reading “Red Velvet: A Story Both Triumphant and Tragic By Carmel O’ Reilly”

Identity and Work, The Subtlety of Persuasion and The Importance of Being Present By Carmel O’ Reilly

Two Days One Night (2014) is a film about Sandra (played by Marion Cotillard), a young Belgian mother, who discovers that her workmates have opted for a significant pay bonus, in exchange for her dismissal. She has only one weekend to convince her colleagues to give up their bonuses so that she can keep her job. Continue reading “Identity and Work, The Subtlety of Persuasion and The Importance of Being Present By Carmel O’ Reilly”

What’s the Best Thing That Anyone Has Ever Said to You? By Carmel O’ Reilly

Your CV Demonstrates Your Loyalty and Ability, and Your ‘Stay Ability”  Has someone ever said something to you that surprised you? (In a good way). Maybe it was about an attribute or skill you have, which you never gave much thought to, because it was just you being you, you doing what you do naturally,Continue reading “What’s the Best Thing That Anyone Has Ever Said to You? By Carmel O’ Reilly”

Communication and The Power of Words by Carmel O’ Reilly

Words are fundamental in our WorkLives and are the medium though which we communicate who we are and what we stand for. Communication and The Power of Words … are stories which demonstrate what we can communicate with words – ideas, images, hopes, theories, fears, vulnerabilities, plans, understanding, expectations, a past, a present, and aContinue reading “Communication and The Power of Words by Carmel O’ Reilly”

Top Seven Tips for WorkLife Development by Carmel O’ Reilly

WorkLife development is about enriching your life to reflect your changing professional and personal needs.  Top Seven Tips for WorkLife Development … is part of a series of tips, techniques and stories to help you learn, develop and grow in your WorkLife. WorkLife development is about enriching your life to reflect your changing professional andContinue reading “Top Seven Tips for WorkLife Development by Carmel O’ Reilly”