Leadership Lessons from the Pink Corner: Hold your Feedback; Get on your knees.

Leading is tough but following is even tougher. She sat there all German efficiency, rolling off our names to determine if we were really part of her team. When she was done, most wished quietly they were not. It was apparent in the set of our gaze and the tightness of our lips. The time, I … Continue reading Leadership Lessons from the Pink Corner: Hold your Feedback; Get on your knees.

Leadership lessons from the pink corner: Be part of the solution

We arrived hot, bothered, tired and hungry. Almost 540km later we were looking forward to a cool shower, a hot meal and a good rest most definitely in that order. What we found was a single harassed concierge welcoming and checking in many guests. We introduced ourselves, were handed forms. With sticky sweaty hands, we … Continue reading Leadership lessons from the pink corner: Be part of the solution

Taking the bullet for your team: Leadership lessons from the pink corner

Last Thursday I was not a happy woman. Everything that could go wrong had gone wrong. My child was sick, I had just spent three long hours at the hospital seeking treatment. The house help was sick too and told me so only when I got back home from the hospital! Did I mention too … Continue reading Taking the bullet for your team: Leadership lessons from the pink corner