Karyn Prentice and Elaine Patterson “When all the world appears to be in tumult and nature itself is feeling the assault of climate change, the seasons retain their natural rhythm. Yes, fall gives us a premonition of winter, but then winter will be forced to relent, once again, to the new beginnings of soft greens,…

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…Reflect to Create!….  “What are leaders’ experiences of reflection?” What leaders and leadership developers need to know from the findings of an exploratory research study Elaine Patterson I am delighted to let you know that my original research has just been peer reviewed and accepted for publication in Taylor & Francis’ international Reflective Practice online…

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  “Supervision helps because we cannot see what we cannot see” Sheila Adams Today is a sad day as I travel north to attend the funeral of a truly amazing man who has been a powerful presence in my life since early childhood. Today,  I am aware that I want a conversation with my supervisor…

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The Gateway to New Possibilities and New Worlds The Business Case for Reflection from Findings from Original Research Elaine Patterson     Introduction The “Reflect to Create” campaign aims to bring reflection out of the closet; and to make reflection and reflective practice the key to leading, working and practising with clarity, courage, compassion and…

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  “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope,…

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“You see things not as they are but HOW you are” Eric Butterworth Leading well is hard. This is because leading well is both business and personal; and leading is a people business. The person who is the leader is the common denominator. As the title of Kabat-Zinn’s book suggests “wherever you go there you…

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