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5 Things To Do – After Making A Mistake

The diversity and inclusion space is constantly evolving and with it, the way we speak about communities and the things that make us diverse. It can feel like a lot of work is needed to stay current. People tell me this all the time, and usually along with it, how tense and nervous they [...]

By |2021-06-18T12:11:37+00:00June 18th, 2021|Blog|0 Comments

Dana Thinks About Mental Health

Have you been following the news from The French Open this week about Naomi Osaka? Naomi Osaka is the current World No. 2 in the Women's Tennis Association rankings, has won four Grand Slam singles titles and is the first Asian player to hold the World No. 1 ranking. She is a thoroughly impressive young [...]

By |2021-06-18T07:39:40+00:00June 3rd, 2021|Blog|0 Comments

Dana looks for Street Wisdom

A few months ago I decided to enrol myself in a Street Wisdom experience. What’s Street Wisdom? It’s a process that helps you look for wisdom, like the answer to a question, from the environment around you. I’ll be honest, I didn’t really go in expecting any answers. It was more about curiosity, and [...]

By |2021-05-01T20:17:46+00:00April 1st, 2021|Blog|0 Comments

Dana’s Top Tips For New Trainers & Facilitators

A few weeks ago I met up with a friend who has left the corporate world and is shortly about to launch her business working as a freelance trainer, facilitator and coach! As she builds her client roster she’ll be looking for Associate work. She asked me for concrete advice in the “things I [...]

By |2019-04-02T08:51:37+00:00March 29th, 2019|Blog|2 Comments

Dana Shares Some New Year Motivation – Part 5 Dana

It's the last week of January! We've almost made it through the first month of 2019. Where does the time go? Every week of the month so far I've shared a story of someone who motivated me in 2018. Inspiring, but also with lessons we could apply to our own lives and the goals [...]

By |2019-01-30T10:05:12+00:00January 29th, 2019|Blog|1 Comment

Dana Shares Some New Year Motivation – Part 4 Ciara

As far back as I can remember, my sister Ciara has been fearless (well, fearless minus frogs and lizards). As a child she was a tree climbing, downhill racing, competitive swinging, force of nature. By comparison, I was a book reading, doll playing, tea party having, little lady. As a result, she has always [...]

By |2019-01-23T14:42:08+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Blog|2 Comments