Through My Eyes – A blog by Alison Lalieu

  • In the shadow of this pandemic, emotional intelligence may be even more crucial. Global news is dist...

  • Wednesday mornings usually find me walking along the beautiful Brisbane river, listening to the late...

  • Resilience has emerged as an urgent priority for people and organisations of all kinds, from schools...

  • There is a Chinese character called ‘Ting’ which reminds us that listening is a respectful, wholehea...

  • “If knowledge is power, then knowing what we don’t know is wisdom” ~ Adam Grant Adam Grant’s latest ...

  • Purpose is an underlying thread holding the fabric of an organisation together. When purpose is clea...

  • Turning 21 is a milestone in life, a day steeped in the tradition of celebrating a ‘welcome to adult...

  • His Holiness the Dalai Lama reminds us “My religion is simple. My religion is kindness. The more you...

  • The emotional toll of the covid pandemic is creating global worry about the longer- term mental heal...

  • It feels like Covid was sent to shake up our listening. A time to slow down and shine a light intern...

  • Change fascinates me. So much so that I spent almost two years researching the impact it has on us, ...

  • We’d all like to think we’re curious; intrigued by seeing new things, meeting new people, open to ne...

  • 2020 is only 13 days away. The countdown has started to a new decade, and what a decade it’s shaping...

  • “My commitment to working in leadership is really in work, because we spend half of our lives at wor...

  • As I make my way towards Texas for the Brene Brown Dare to Lead certification next week, it’s been a...

  • When waking up in the morning, one of your first thoughts is that you’re looking forward to seeing e...

  • At UBalancer Solutions, we work with leaders to become key persons of influence  so that they i...

  • I describe ‘gems’ as those moments in coaching when I get goose bumps; déjà vu experiences and profo...

  • 2045 is only 26 years away ~ SINGULARITY ~ a point in history where computing power will surpass the...

  • I remember sitting behind Nelson Mandela in a Lion King concert – and feeling the magnetism to this ...