How to feel happier at work

All podcast episodes below will help you boost your happiness at work.

How to get noticed at work

How to get noticed at work

Get noticed for all the right reasonsYour ability to connect with others will open doors for you. People will get to know you and you will understand more about the organization. Just like your external network, it takes time and commitment to nurturing your internal...

How to reinvent yourself at work

How to reinvent yourself at work

Are you ready to reinvent your work life?Inside you excited at the prospect combined with fear and uncertainty about making this change. Whatever your motivation for reinventing yourself at work, here are 5 tips on how to reinvent yourself at work: TIP #1 - UNDERSTAND...

Podcast #208: Nadine Greck – Conflict at work

Podcast #208: Nadine Greck – Conflict at work

Conflict at work is unavoidable. When people from diverse backgrounds with different personalities, priorities and stresses are all attempting to work towards the same goal, clashes are simply inevitable. In this podcast, Elise Stevens speaks with mediation coach...

Podcast #207: D. Sangeeta – Making hybrid working a success

Podcast #207: D. Sangeeta – Making hybrid working a success

The COVID-19 pandemic means we are living the future of work right now. Flexible, virtual-led, location-independent work was once the dream. Now it’s become the reality faster than we could have anticipated. In this podcast, entrepreneur D Sangeeta speaks with Elise...

Podcast #206: Gina Covarrubius – Why do we get our careers wrong?

Podcast #206: Gina Covarrubius – Why do we get our careers wrong?

Podcast #206: Gina Covarrubius – Why do we get our careers wrong? To be perceived as competent at work, we must first be perceived as confident. In this podcast, Elise Stevens speaks with leadership development coach Elaine Jacques about the importance of a confident...

3 Tips for Managing Conflict at Work – By Elise Stevens

3 Tips for Managing Conflict at Work – By Elise Stevens

3 Tips for Managing Conflict at Work It has taken me a while to realise that conflict is a part of work. I am not talking about dramatic conflict rather low level differences in how to approach work. I have been indoctrinated to believe that a high functioning team...

Podcast #204: Lee Lambert – Diversity in action

Podcast #204: Lee Lambert – Diversity in action

There’s no doubt about it, diversity and inclusion are good for business. So why are so many organisations still trailing in this area? Some employers and hiring managers will say they cannot find a diverse recruitment pool. Others may have the right intentions, but...

Podcast #203: Hilary Bendon – Pesky personalities in the workplace

Podcast #203: Hilary Bendon – Pesky personalities in the workplace

Most of us don’t expect to go to work and like everyone. But we also don’t usually have the interpersonal skills to deal with pesky personalities in a way that’s productive and respectful. In this podcast, Elise Stevens speaks with conflict coach Hilary Bendon about...

Podcast #201: Anna Wilk – How to survive the return to work

Podcast #201: Anna Wilk – How to survive the return to work

Becoming a parent is a monumental change in anyone’s life and returning to work can be daunting. Some people are desperate to get back to the office, while others are apprehensive, feel guilty or simply lack confidence. In this podcast, Elise Stevens speaks with...

Podcast #198: Yvonne Burton – How to manage a global team

Podcast #198: Yvonne Burton – How to manage a global team

Teams are often spread across the globe, working remotely across countries and time zones, creating both benefits and challenges for leaders and organisations. Global teams grapple with language barriers, cultural differences and communication issues but there are...

Podcast #195: Deborah Coviello – Building influence

Podcast #195: Deborah Coviello – Building influence

Influence is important for success at work, linked directly to our relationships and how we are perceived. Working hard day after day isn’t enough to ensure your contribution is valued and you’re hitting your career goals. In this podcast, Elise Stevens speaks with...

Podcast #194: Faith Timbs – How to avoid redundancy

Podcast #194: Faith Timbs – How to avoid redundancy

Podcast #194: Faith Timbs – How to avoid redundancy It’s an unfortunate fact of life that, sometimes, good people are made redundant.  There are always unseen forces at play in organisations – particularly in turbulent economic times – which means even a major...

Podcast #193: Kristi Royse – Dysfunctional teams

Podcast #193: Kristi Royse – Dysfunctional teams

Dysfunctional teams struggle with high staff turnover, poor communication, negativity, infighting, and lack of motivation. Team members may be afraid of conflict, scared to speak up or ask for help, and unmotivated to do anything but the bare minimum. So, are all...

Podcast #187: Eli Angote – How to boost your motivation

Podcast #187: Eli Angote – How to boost your motivation

We all experience ebbs and flows in our motivation levels. Some days we’re clear-headed and on-task and other days we can barely summon the energy to turn on our computers. It’s easy to feel like we have no control over these natural fluctuations, especially when...

Podcast #185: Nicole Maaguo – Why is ambition a dirty word?

Podcast #185: Nicole Maaguo – Why is ambition a dirty word?

This year, Kamala Harris will become the first female US Vice President. In other parts of the world, from Germany to Taiwan to New Zealand, women are already in the top job (and have been for some time!). But despite women smashing glass ceilings in all areas of...

Podcast #183: Joe Pusz – Getting unstuck

Podcast #183: Joe Pusz – Getting unstuck

How do you know if you’re stuck in your career? Maybe you really like your team, your boss is fair, and you’ve got a great salary and benefits. You’re good at your job. You’re comfortable. So, why would you want to give all that up to take a risk on something new? In...

Podcast Episode #180: Andy Kaufmann – Dealing with difficult people

Podcast Episode #180: Andy Kaufmann – Dealing with difficult people

What if we chose to get closer to difficult people instead of avoiding them? We’ve all had a difficult boss, stakeholders we’ve dreaded dealing with or clients we wish we’d never taken on, so we know these relationship problems rarely solve themselves. Andy Kaufman is...